Santa Cristina Gela

Province of Palermo

Santa Cristina Gela is wonderful tiny village which was founded in the 17th century. 

The feudal town of Santa Cristina was founded by the Albanian in 1691. It was later named Santa Cristina Gela in 1747 by Domenico Naselli, the Duke of Gela who ruled the feudal town, and introduced massive cereal and wheat cultivations. The most important monument of the village is the Mother Church built in the 18th century, includes precious sacred objects coming from the Duke of Gela private collection.

People live here:


It is famous for:

The founder of the Lega Nazionale Albanese of Palermo, Francesco Musacchia

Typical Food:

Muffoletta, a traditional type of bread


Hotel Baglio di Pianetto 3*

Country House Al Poggetto


Al Poggetto Ristorante 

Turismo Verde Ristorante Pizzeria

Pian del Lago – Via Altofonte, 9

Ph. 091 8570001

Belvedere Ristorante Pizzeria

Via Scanderberg, 2

Ph. 091 8570027

Al Calipso Ristorante

Contrada Pianetto

Ph. 091 8575332

La Pineta sul Lago Ristorante

Str. Vicin. Piano di Cola

Ph. 091 8561038


Isola delle femmine

Castellammare del Golfo