The Riserva naturale dello zingaro or the Zingaro Nature reserve is a natural reserve located in Sicily. Established in the year 1981, this reserve runs along approximately 7 kilometers (4.3496 miles) of the Gulf of Castellammare and the accompanying mountain chain. Zingaro has a diverse abundance of plant species and several endemic birds and animals. It boasts at least 39 bird species, mainly being the birds of prey, such as the common kestrel and peregrine falcon. Among the historical sites, there is the ancient Uzzo Grotto settlement. The reserve offers a panoramic view of the lovely bays, steep cliffs and the coast. Get ready for a hiking trip on the challenging steep paths at this reserve.
Precariously perched on a cliff is the magnificent Norman-style castle Castello Di Venere which is also called the Castle of Venus. Built over the 12th and 13th Centuries, a visit here is deeply evocative of Italy's splendid past. The castle is in a state of ruins but this does not stop the tourists who keep pouring in to catch some panoramic views of the surrounding countryside. Although there is no admission price as such, donations will certainly help in the upkeep of the castle.
Museo Regionale Pepoli or the People's Regional Museum is located in a 14th-century building that was initially used as a convent by the pious Carmelites. Visitors are treated to an extensive treasure trove of antiquities, decorative paintings, sculptures, coral works and private collections donated by notable townsfolk such as Sera Hernandez and the Earl of Erice. A visit here is in order!
A significant religious monument in Tripani is a place of Catholic worship dedicated to the divine Virgin Mary. Built In the 13th century, the church treasures a marble statue of Our Lady of Trapani called "Madonna di Trapani". In addition to being a symbol of faith, the statue is a true work of art. The elaborate façade of the sanctuary is architected in Gothic style with a bell tower and is located inside the Pepoli garden. There are specific hours to visit; it is open till 12pm in the noon and later can be visited from 4pm onwards.
Teatro Tito Marrone is a popular theater that stages plays, gigs and other cultural shows.