DISCOVERING THE HISTORY of SALT and OLIVE OIL IN CHARMING MOTHIA & MARSALA

Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours in Marsala

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With this excursion you can visit the city of Marsala Have a Typical lunch in a baglio under the olive trees tasting genuine oile oil and food Reach Mothia islet, walking to the ancient streets and visiting the Whitaker Museum Head to the Museum of Salt, that recounts the different stages involved in collecting salt from the saltpans .Have a Tasting: “There is salt and salt” in front of the salt pans and if you have time watching one of the most wonderful sunset of Sicily
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Chiesa Madre di Marsala, Marsala, Province of Trapani, SicilyMeet our driver and escort and start our day excursion exploring Marsala area . Marsala is a gorgeous city of art, rich in Punic, Roman, Norman, Arab, and Spanish heritage. Our visit includes the archaeological museum, the former Benedictine monastery (which houses a Garibaldi exhibit), and the Cathedral. Typical lunch in a baglio under the olive trees, followed by an olive-oil tasting and visit of the resort. Duration: 5 hoursStop At: Isole dello Stagnone, Sicilia, SicilyAnd now , are you ready for a special “trip”? The coast from Marsala to Trapani is characterized by one of the landscapes most peculiar to Sicily: the saltworks... in few words a breathtaking view.We will reach Mothia islet, walking to the ancient streets and visiting the Whitaker Museum, with the well known marble statue of the “Giovinetto” of Mozia dated 450 BC.Back to the Stagnone and head to the Museum of Salt, that recounts the different stages involved in collecting salt from the saltpans .Have a Tasting: “There is salt and salt”. And before to go back, have an Aperitif in a “unique place ” that overlooks the salt-pans. A very charming place , especially at sunset with colours that shift from red to orange to pink. End of our excursionDuration: 3 hours

What’s included

  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Private transportation
  • Boat trip to Mothia
  • Lunch - Lunch in a olive oil farm
  • Entrance and visit To salt Museum
  • Aperitif

What’s not included

  • Gratuities
  • Licensed tourist guide ( our drivers are qualified tour escort but not local guides)
  • Entry/Admission - Isole dello Stagnone, Sicilia
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