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Paceco

RNO of the Salt pans

An agricultural centre known in the past for a native variety of musk melon called “Cartucciaro”, it offers the visitors one of the most attractive naturalistic areas in Europe, protected by the WWF: the Riserva Naturale Orientata delle Saline di Trapani e Paceco – Oriented Nature Reserve of the Salt Pans of Trapani and Paceco, in which there is the Salt Museum. The neighbouring town hamlet of Nubia, which rose around an ancient watch tower, is famous for its salt production, its typical red garlic and its pizzutello tomato. Not far away is the Dattilo district, where it is possible to try the typical ricotta cheese cannoli and see the Invitation to San Giuseppe (Saint Joseph) which takes place on the 19th of March with the offering of a meal to three people representing the Sacred Family, in front of a votive altar decorated with characteristic bread. The interesting library-museum holds a prominent selection of archaeological finds.

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The beauties di (en)Paceco

Laboratory of country civilization Paceco
LABORATORIO MUSEALE DELLA CIVILT└ CONTADINA
Being a town primarily based on agricultural tradition, Paceco, in the Laboratorio Museale della...
Dolce meeting Paceco
MEETING INTERNAZIONALE DEGLI ARTIGIANI PASTICCERI
At the end of September, the local cake and pastry makers hold a sweet meeting, accompanied by...
Cannoli from Dattilo Paceco
CANNOLO DI DATTILO
Exquisite and enormous cannoli, produced in Dattilo must also be tasted.
Castellaccio Paceco
TIMPONE DEL CASTELLACCIO
Archaeological surveys of the surface of the area of timpone Castellaccio, have brought to light...
Nubia, red garlic Paceco
AGLIO ROSSO DI NUBIA
In the dark and clayey earth around the salt pans, the red garlic is cultivated, a bulb with a...
RNO of the salt pans, salt harvest Paceco
PRODUZIONE ESTRATTIVA DEL SALE
Inside the Riserva Naturale Orientata delle Saline di Trapani e Paceco - Oriented Reserve of the...

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