People from all over the world will visit Sicily each year. If you are one of those, you are in for wonderful time. This is true whether you are traveling for business or for pleasure. And, if you rent a car in Trapani, you will be able to drive to as many attractions as you have time to visit. Why not make the most of your visit?
Trapani has a long history as a fishing and shipping port town. From here, many ferries set off for neighboring islands such as Pantelleria or the mainland itself. One of the best kept secrets about this town is that tourism has not changed it ery much over time. This makes it a great destination for those who want to get away from the busy life for some rest and relaxation.
For those who enjoy history, the town`s Medieval phase is still evident if you visit the old part of town. In fact, it is the old town where visitors will find many interesting attractions.
You will certainly want to visit the Torre del Ligny, a 17th century tower that was once a part of the town`s defense. Here you can also visit the Prehistoric Museum. A quiet walk through old town plaza will let you see many landmarks and older buildings. And don`t miss the Torre della Colombaia and the Castello del Mare (Sea Castle).
Visitors will also enjoy the many churches that can be found here. One of them is the Cattedrale di San Lorenzo which dates to the 14th century. If you drive into the modern side of town, you can visit the Santuario dell`Annunziata as well as the regional museum, Museo Regionale Pepoli.
If you able to hire a car rental in Trapani, you will be able to visit all of the above and much more. And, there is a lot more to see in this exciting town than mentioned here!