It’s filled with historic sites, beautiful beaches, and is close to a variety of Italian islands. While visiting Marsala, make sure to check out the historical sites that are architecturally beautiful and packed with historical charm. There’s the Porta Garibaldi, a historic defensive complex, and the Museo Archeologico Baglio Anselmi, the archaeological museum. Make sure to wander around the Piazza della Repubblica, and the historic church, Chiesa del Purgatorio.
Visiting the islands around Marsala is an absolute must as each one has its own culture and natural beauty. Take a trip to Isola Grande which offers secluded lagoons, hiking trails, and beaches. There’s Isola San Pantaleo which is home to ancient remains and charming museums. Check out Isola di Levanzo, which is very small but extremely charming with its small streets, quaint homes and rugged coastline. And, there’s Isola Favignana, one of the largest islands in the area that is known for its snorkelling and scuba diving opportunities. No matter what you choose to do in Marsala, make sure to enjoy its local feel, fresh seafood, and Marsala wine.
When to Visit Marsala
The best time to travel to Sicily and Marsala is from March to October. There are long sunny days, and it tends to be warm most of the time. Marsala and the surrounding regions are known for their natural beauty, and it’s during these months that the colours come alive. Enjoy the lush green mountains, fields of flowers, and pristine water that borders Marsala. There are stunning island coastlines, volcanoes, and the warm embrace of natural scenery to take in with each morning of your visit.
How to Get to Marsala
Marsala can be reached by bus, train, or car. It’s best to visit Marsala from Palermo where you can hop on a bus which will take around 2 and a half hours or a train which takes just under 4 hours.
Where to Stay in Marsala
Marsala is full of beautiful accommodations from Italian Breaks. Whether you’re looking for a romantic getaway or some quality time with your family, we’ve got something for you. Grab one of our villas by the beach, or opt for one with a private pool. Families can choose from villas that are equipped for kids and close to the main attractions. No matter which Marsala villa you choose, you can expect beauty, inspiration, and comfort.
Our goal is to focus on what matters to our guests, so we can focus on what’s truly important. Whether it’s luxurious details for romantic getaways or comfort and fun for families, we provide travel experiences that lead to incredible memories. Offering everything you’ll need for a fantastic stay, we make sure that your focus is on your trip to Marsala, not on your accommodation. Don’t delay your trip planning to Marsala any longer. Book your trip now and get ready for a holiday in Italy you’ll never forget.
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