Sciacca Coral Tour 2022
Day Tour, Day Trip
Sciacca Coral Tour
Discover the extraordinary history of Sciacca red gold
The Sciacca Coral tour will take you into a fascinating journey into Sciacca's Red Gold. Learn the fascinating story of how a submerged island produced a distinct microclimate that gave birth to a huge coral reef. Discovered on a shoal by a local fisherman, the Sciacca coral made the fortune of many, both locals and foreigners.
Sciacca is just 63 km away from the Valley of the Temples. It’s is a charming place that embraces a stretch of coast washed by the Mediterranean Sea.
The Sciacca Coral Tour leads to the discovery of Sciacca’s red gold, the coral whose history crosses that of the traditions of the towns. The itinerary gives you the you the opportunity to get to know the historic city center and its history. The starting point is the Casa del Corallo in the picturesque Sailors’ Quarter. From the elegant mother church to the small coral museum, located inside one of the most prestigious coral workshops, you will be able to touch the secrets of this fine art first-hand.
- -Coral House
- -Main church
- -Nocito Coral Museum and Atelier