Top things to do

Gelato in Scicli

Nivera

When the urge to lick proves irresistible, Nivera has your back. This is one of the region's top gelaterie, using seasonal, local and organic produce to create sublimely smooth confections like zingy mandarin sorbet…
Museum in Scicli

Museo del Costume

Housed in a former monastery, Scicli's Museo del Costume mainly explores the costumes and fashions of the region. The collection spans several centuries and offers atmospheric insight into the living conditions, tra…
Church in Scicli

Chiesa di Santa Teresa

This richly decorated baroque belle features 18th-century stuccowork by Pietro Cultraro. Ceiling panels capture three scenes from the life of St Teresa, while the crucifix on the left is unusual in its portrayal of …
Sicilian in Scicli

Baqqala

Peppe Mezzasalma's pretty, bohemian eatery serves Sicilian classics with thoughtful tweaks. Daily offerings are written on a single sheet, respectful of the season and market produce. Should you opt for the anchovy …
Historic Site in Scicli

Antica Farmacia Cartia

Dating from 1902, this time-warped pharmacy is a sight to behold, adorned with antique apothecary jars, scales and cash register. Fans of Inspector Montalbano may feel a sense of déjà vu: the place has made cameo ap…