Balestrate Apartment Rental Photos and Description
The Blue House is the perfect place to spend pleasant and happy holidays
The new apartment (2009) is located in a quiet street, with all comfort, and consists of: 1 double, 1 single room with two beds that can become a bedroom, bathroom with shower and washing machine, living room with sofa bedroom kitchen. Also inside the house is in a private outdoor area with table, chairs, barbecue and kitchen. The village is 20 km from Palermo and 25 km from Trapani. 40 km away from Palermo, Monreale and Mondello, you can easily reach 20 km Segesta, Scopello, Zingaro.Balestrate nature reserve is a quiet tourist town, there are two beaches, one of which is equipped with beaches and free. On the main road there are many shops and restaurants where you can taste the typical Sicilian food.
With its fascinating beauty almost everywhere, lovely coastline, picturesque villages where you can taste the excellent wine and authentic Sicilian cuisine, unspoiled nature and fashionable resorts, Sicily has everything you could possibly want for your holiday.
There are many places which are really worth visiting and spending time in: Cefalu, Taormina and Mount Etna Europe's highest and most active volcano (3,323 m above sea level) near Catania in the north east of the island, the majestic monuments in the Valle dei Templi (Valley of the Temples) of Agrigento, the beautiful Trapani area and Erice.
The coasts offer a landscape of fascinating beauty almost everywhere. There are hundreds of beautiful beaches, most famous are: Cefalu, San Vito lo Capo, Scopello, Taormina, Trapani, Pachino, Pozzallo, Marina di Modica and groups of wonderful smaller islands are scattered round the coast: the Aeolian Islands, the Egadi islands, the isle of Pantelleria and the Pelagie...
The west side of the island has beautiful scenery namely the Zingaro Nature Reserve (in the Province of Trapani), and the area of Monte Cofano with its ancient caves in Scurati. Between Trapani and Marsala, in the protected area of Stagnone, is the Via del Sale (The Salt Route) with windmills for processing salt, some of which are still operating, while others are set up as historical museums. An obligatory stop-off is the island of Mozia, once a Phoenician settlement, with the Withaker Archaeological Museum.
On the eastern side of the island is the Baroque architecture, UNESCO heritage site, of Ragusa, Ibla, Noto and Modica. Of extraordinary naturalist interest is the park of Etna.
Traditional puppet theatres in the historic centres of Palermo and Catania are good entertainment for all ages.
- wheelchair accessible
- suitable for elderly or infirm
- children welcome