Palma Montechiaro includes incredible locations where visitors can enjoy a stunning view of the island and the coastline.
Palma Montechiaro is a charming village located on the coastline included in the province of Agrigento. The first settlement of the village is dating back to the 2nd millennium BC. Palma Montechiaro also includes the site of Castellazzo and Piano del Vento, two incredible locations where visitors can enjoy a stunning view of the island and the coastline.
The most important monuments of Palma Montechiaro are:
the Castle of Chiaramontano was built in 1353 on a high cliff and it was one of the most important fortress used to defend the island from the violent pirates invasions; the Ducale Palace is a wonderful building characterized by eight highly decorated rooms; the Calvario is an archaeological area where it is possible to discover the well preserved ruins of the ancient Baroque Church of Santa Maria della Luce; the San Carlo Tower built in 1639 by Carlo Tomasi; the Mother Church, considered one of the most important Sicilian Baroque building in Sicily, has a majestic facade made with the precious Casserino stones.
People live here:
Festa di Maria SS del Rosario(September 8)it is an holy festivity which celebrates the Patron Saint of the village
Festa della Madonna del Castello, holy festivity
How to get there:
Get on SS 417/SS417 and SS117bis to SP 83/SP83 in Gela. Continue on Strada Provinciale 83/SP83. Take SP 197 to SS115 in Butera, exit Palma di Montechiaro
Get on SS624 and SS115 to Strada Statale Palma – Scalo in Palma di Montechiaro
Get on E90. Take SS121, Strada Statale 189/SS189 and SS115 to Strada Statale Palma – Scalo in Palma di Montechiaro.
The nearest train station is Agrigento (25 km)
Fontanarossa Catania Airport (160 km)
Falcone Borsellino, Punta Raisi Palermo Airport (180 km)
Comiso Airport (94 km)
Manca Residence 4*
Mediterraneo Mare e Sole 3*
Strada Provinciale 55 Contrada Fumaloro
Azienda Agricola Mandranova
Ristorante Pizzeria Il Vecchio Mulino
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Ciotta di Palma di Montechiaro beach