Top things to do in Saline di Trapani

Archaeological Site in Saline di Trapani

Mozia

Located on the tiny island of San Pantaleo, ancient Mozia (also known as Motya or Mothia) was one of the Mediterranean's most important Phoenician settlements. Established in the 8th century BC and coveted for its s…
Park in Saline di Trapani

Riserva Naturale Saline di Trapani e Paceco

Administered by the World Wildlife Fund, this nature reserve protects the northern section of the Saline di Trapani near the small settlement of Nubia. With advance notice, WWF guides can sometimes offer free two-ho…
Museum in Saline di Trapani

Whitaker Museum

This museum on San Pantaleo island, 10km north of Marsala, houses a unique collection of Phoenician artefacts assembled over decades by amateur archaeologist Joseph Whitaker. Its greatest treasure is Il Giovinetto d…
Museum in Saline di Trapani

Museo del Sale

Set amid the salt pools 9km south of Trapani, this simple family-run museum in a historic windmill offers a wonderful perspective on Trapani's salt-producing industry. Historic photos of salt workers are labeled to …
Bar in Saline di Trapani

Mamma Caura

After an afternoon touring the Saline, this is a gorgeous place to kick back and contemplate the beauty of this unique landscape over a beer or aperitivi. The ample outdoor terrace has picture-postcard views of the …
Museum in Saline di Trapani

Museo Saline Ettore e Infersa

The southernmost of the region's two salt museums is housed in a beautifully restored 16th-century windmill opposite the Mozia boat dock, just 10km north of Marsala. It has displays about the history of salt product…