The wonderful Aegadian Islands - West of Sicily

The wonderful Aegadian Islands

Not to be missed


The Aegadian Islands are a natural paradise: each island is its own world waiting to be discovered, where you can experience blue seas and natural, cultural and artistic gems. Visiting the Aegadian islands is a must on your list of things to do in the west of Sicily. Here are a few ways to enjoy this experience.

  • A dip in the blue sea at Cala Rossa, surrounded by amazing scenery 
  • Visit the Ex-Stabilimento Florio delle Tonnare di Favignana e Formica: a former “tonnara” (tuna fishery) and processing plant, now a museum focusing on the local tuna fishing industry and the Battle of the Aegates.
  • A special privilege: practise yoga in the Aegadian Islands 
  • Be amazed by the Grotta del Genovese 
  • Immerse yourself in nature: don’t miss the chance to go trekking in the Aegadian Islands 
  • A boat tour of the Grotte di Marettimo
  • Photograph the stunning Bue Marino cove nestled among the quarries and take a dip in its crystal-clear waters