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Favara is a town of about 10,000 inhabitants, only 10 minutes away from the famous one Valley of the Temples . What to see in Favara. In Piazza Cavour is the 1200s Chiaramonte castle, the baroque Church of the Rosary (Very small and simple seen from the outside, but with fabulous interior decorations) the 17th-century Church of the Purgatory, and beautiful 19th-century buildings.

Topsecretsicily tip: You can also book a guided walking tour with cannoli and Sicilian lunch included.

What to see in Favara, Sicily
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Chiaramontano Castle of Favara
Chiaramontano Castle
Church of the Rosary, Favara
Church of the Rosary

But these are not the only things to see in Favara. In truth, the town has been reborn for the past few years thanks to the initiative of two young artists, who have revalued thetown’s totally abandoned historic center, restoring buildings and transforming them into veritable works of art, creating the Farm Cultural Park. Just think that it was placed by the British blog Purple Travel in sixth place in the world as a contemporary art tourist destination , preceded by Florence, Paris, Bilbao, the islands of Greece and New York.

Admission is free . As for the times, it is better to visit their web page .

Farm Cultural Park, Favara
Farm Cultural Park, Favara
Francesco Lombardi , CC BY-SA 4.0 , via Wikimedia Commons
Farm Cultural Park, Favara
Farm Cultural Park, favara
Farm Cultural Park, favara
Farm Cultural Park, favara
Farm Cultural Park, Favara

Where to eat in Favara

In Favara’s Farm Cultural Park you will also find some bars and restaurants, where I recommend you go and eat, given the goodness of the products and the very original location.

Interactive map of Favara – Points of interest in purple

To locate yourself once in the area, click on the enlarge symbol at the top right of the map.

What to see in the surroundings

Favaria is located in the province of Agrigento. Here you will find the most beautiful places to visit in surroundings of Agrigento.

Typical dishes

Here is a list of what eat in Agrigento and surroundings.

Here instead you find the typical Sicilian dishes in general.

Plan your vacation in minutes

📸 Book a guided tour

🛏️ Find accommodation on offer

🛫 Compare flight prices.

🚗 Rent a car at the airport.


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