DISCOVERING THE HISTORY of SALT and OLIVE OIL IN CHARMING MOTHIA & MARSALA
Meet our driver and escort and start our day excursion exploring Marsala area .Â
Marsala is a gorgeous city of art, rich in Punic, Roman, Norman, Arab, and Spanish heritage. Our visit includes the archaeological museum, the former Benedictine monastery (which houses a Garibaldi exhibit), and the Cathedral.Â
Typical lunch in a baglio under the olive trees, followed by an olive-oil tasting and visit of the resort.Â
And now , are you ready for a special â€śtripâ€ť? The coast from Marsala to Trapani is characterized by one of the landscapes most peculiar to Sicily: the saltworks... in few words a breathtaking view.
We will reach Mothia islet, walking to the ancient streets and visiting the Whitaker Museum, with the well known marble statue of the â€śGiovinettoâ€ť of Mozia dated 450 BC.
Back to the Stagnone and head to the Museum of Salt, that recounts the different stages involved in collecting salt from the saltpans .
Have a Tasting: â€śThere is salt and saltâ€ť. And before to go back, have an Aperitif in a â€śunique place â€ť that overlooks the salt-pans. A very charming place , especially at sunset with colours that shift from red to orange to pink. End of our excursion
English speaking Driver escort
Vehicle with air conditioning
Visit as per itinerary
Lunch in a olive oil farm
Boat trip to Mothia
Legal Invoice + Vat
Entrance and visit To salt Museum
Licensed tourist guide ( our drivers are qualified tour escort but not local guides)
Gratuities and Tips
Please advice us in case of food allergies or particular exigencies
- We will charge a cancellation fee of 100% if booking is cancelled 72 hours or less before event
- We will charge a cancellation fee of 75% if booking is cancelled 6 days or less before event
- We will charge a cancellation fee of 50% if booking is cancelled 10 days or less before event
- We will charge a cancellation fee of 25% if booking is cancelled 14 days or less before event