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The Baglio Ferlito B&B is found in Buseto Palizzolo, an agricultural area with Byzantine origins which typifies the style of architecture found within the nearby region of Agreste. The township is marked by fortress style homes and their characteristic exposed beams expressive of the strong economic and social life existent at the time. Situated 22km from Trapani, it is home to 3,300 locals.


Baglio Ferlito is the old masseria of Ferlito's family (the baglio), recently reconstructed maintaining original characteristics from the age

placed on a full of green hill, from where you can dominate the beutyfull landscape whit a unic panoramic vista  on the valley and the rest of the town.




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The Baglio Ferlito offers the best hospitality possible with the choice of 2,3, or 4 bed furnished room, equipped with airconditioning. Each room is spacious, well lit and bathrooms are properly equipped including hairdryers.



the breakfasts are the "strongest point" of our B&B: an italian breakfast (whit milk-tea-coffee-and fruit juices)
accompanied with fresh fruit and cakies of the sicialian pastry shop,
which cannoli fillings to the annealed one, "genovesi" whit paste frolla and pasticcera cream, brioches filled whit
jam and chocolate,
raditional sweets made of delicious almond, fichi buckets, and others golosity, to try......



View of the panoramic countryside encircling the B&B Baglio Ferlito, becomes during the winter period, part of the country of Buseto Palizzolo – untamed nature, absolute calm and tranquil sounds, the principal characteristics of this charming place


Dawn is one spectacle of nature which you can see from Baglio Ferlito, making it even more spectacular.


DEDO,true mestizo of race! mascotte of the Baglio Ferlito  he receives the Hosts with its interminable demonstrations of affection.

Bosco Scorace – an area equipped for receiving large groups for open-air grille, under the shade of pines


vocazione contadina per Buseto Palizzolo



 Trapani - Amerigo Vespucci anchored at this port for the occasion of the America’s Cup 

Trapani -  Ligny Tower, the extreme point of Sicily, constructed in 1761 and today the place of the museum of prehistory




The water front of Trapani – San Guilano, in the distance Ligny Tower and beyond the island of  Levanzo .

Also the young have learnt a way to admire the transparency of the crystal clear sea.



Trapani – port of the oldest fish market.

At the port of Trapani large vessels  arrive daily with  large shipment s of fresh fish, exceeding  the needs of the city itself.

Each morning, the greater the catch, the better the price for the fish found simply by strolling through the stalls. (We suggest early morning).



Fresh grocery products typical of this area. Apart from the fresh fish the market offers from spices to local products, fish washed/cleaned in different ways to provide the best taste for example the tuna and the bottarga. 


Bargaining in the new fish market of Trapani


The local product market will leave you absolutely amazed by the quantity of rich flavors and for the courtesy of its sellers.


alcuni edifici storici del centro di Trapani; oggi  pedonalizzato a traffico limitato, le vie del centro storico sono e ricche di locali di intrattenimento, negozi di design e di alta moda; l'ideale per potersi dedicare allo shopping vacanziero e/o degustare dei deliziosi aperitivi;


View of Trapani from Monte San Giuiliano (Erice).


Climbing  Mount Erice you can admire the view of the city of Trapani, the famous salt plains and the sea, with the Egadi Islands (Levanzo-Favignana-Marettimo) in the background.

Erice, sits on top of Mount San Giuliano, with intricate narrow alleys paved with stone, linking the various patios and courtyards of ancient houses with shops for coral, rug and pottery craftmanship. An atmosphere of yesteryear with its 6 churches and its fortifications takes you into the twelfth century, a time when the community of Elimi dominated the surrounding countryside from the top of this 750m Altitude. Erice today boasts the title of "City of Peace and Science" because of the Center of Scientific Culture Ettore Majorana direct by the prof. A. Zichichi.


The Castle of Venus at the top of Mount Erice.

Arriving at  Erice (thanks to modern cable car) we find  a place surrounded by unique medieval charm amid the gardens of Balio and narrow streets paved with stone slabs, ending with views,  on clear days,  toward
the beautiful Tunisian coast .



sight of the city of Trapani resumption from the modern one cable car (funivia), salting towards Erice.


an other panoramic sight resumption from the castle of Venere

Erice - veduta dal castello di Venere verso il versante Valdericino dove spicca il monte cofano

Erice-very evocative view of the tour of Pepoli Castle perched on a rocky cliff.  


Erice-very evocative view of the tour of Pepoli Castle perched on a rocky cliff, a backdrop to the city of Valderice.

Port Castello di Venere.
The Opera dates from Norman 2nd. XII - XIII created  in a temple dedicated to the goddess of fertility, Astarte for the Phoenicians,  Aphrodite for the Greeks and Venus Ericina for the Romans.




Erice- From the end of one of many courtyards, where you are surrounded by the scent of jasmine and sweet almond blooms.


Traditional sweets made of delicious almond,
in a confectioners shopfront at Erice




One of the many alleys with paved roads



Erice is 21km from the B & B Baglio Ferlito, Which can be reached in approximately 27 min. Two scenic roads on which you can appreciate a view of undoubted beauty. 


Trapani – windmill, grinding the sea salt is 34 km (35 min)  to B & B Baglio Ferlito



Salt fields of Trapani in the wildlife reserve "La Stagnone"


The stretch of coastline between Trapani, Marsala and  Paceco is an area of considerable scenic, cultural, economic and natural interest. Known as "The Way of Salt" ("Via del sale"), it still maintains open air store of salt, some covered with terracotta tiles. Its windmills have been restored and the Museum of Salt - Nubia is a popular tourist destination

Situated in an area of water known as "Stagnone" is the island of San Pantaleo, where one can find the ancient city of Mothia. The island, colonized by the Phoenicians, is accessible by boat from a canal along the salt plains (in this stretch of sea, especially during low tides, you can see the road built on the bottom of the canal uniting the island with the mainland where there once was a Necropolis). Here is very interesting architecture such as asacred altar, the Cothon (a very rare example of a manmade Punic port) the archaic Necropolis, the sanctuary, the Museum and the House of Mosaics.








Mothia – Black and white stone mosaic from the "House of Mosaics" dating back to 8th century AC

34 Km (35 min.) + short crossing by boat from B & B Baglio Ferlito.



Mothia - one of the mills next to the court of the village, able to be seen when going to the island of Mothia.

34 Km (35 min.) + short crossing by boat from B & B Baglio Ferlito.



Mothia -  probably one of the masks of the Greek period, found along with many Phoenician archaeological finds  

 - Giovinetto, the original statue from the Hellenic period found on this island during the archaeological excavations dated between 1979 and the first half of the fifth century BC




A view of Mount Cofano and its Gulf. Custonaci is located on the foot of the Bonnet promontory. Custonaci is a small town known for mining of precious marble and, more particularly, for its famous Shrine of Our Lady, called the "ancient" jails of pilgrimages and solemn processions. In the immediate surroundings, the Scurati caves, now known to scholars for evidence of Paleolithic era, and home to famous holidayers who live here during the Christmas holidays.


The sea and "Monte Cofano" seen from mount Erice  



Waves for surfers in the Gulf of Mount Cofano’s nature reserve, whose slope ending in the sea forms a beach of sand and rocks, called "Cala Bugutu of Cornino."

The very busy promenade and meeting point to the town until late in the evening where you can enjoy excellent Sicilian ice cream.

At the same gulf there is a beautiful beach port (Cornino) et by the clear waters and bathing houses of fishermen.

The way to the Grotte Mangiapane (mangiapane cave) in Scurati de Custonaci.

At Custonaci, in the province of Trapani, Christmas is celebrated with a very impressive performance by following a ‘Living Crib’ in the Cave of Mangiapane Scurati. The event includes the development of various events: one where you collect the shepherds and their sheep, one where you can participate in the preparation of local cheeses, where you can see farms and various crafts from carpenters and farmers. Also in the holiday season, worthy of note is Fiaccolata's Eve:  where young people with local historical costumes form a  procession from the sanctuary to cave to the crib. The Madonna embodied by a young take part in local in the procession on horse.


A spectacular sunset in the Gulf of Cofano (Cornino)

Only 10 km. (13 min.) B & B Baglio Ferlito

A panoramic street in Macari

Macari - cliff for fishing enthusiasts

Macari - sunset


23km (around 28min) from B+B Baglio Ferlito





View of San Vito Lo Capo with the Monaco mount

Santa Crescenzia Chapel (XV d.C. century) 
 San Vito Lo Capo

San Vito Lo Capo - "the mountains that are kissed"



        San Vito Lo Capo - the its whitest beach is considered one of the most beautiful of in Sicily.

The wonderful sea of
San Vito Lo Capo earned many times
the European Blu Flag for the quality of its water. 


  San Vito Lo Capo 
one of the many alleys, "to the scent " of gelsomino

  San Vito Lo Capo 
beach to the sunset




San Vito Lo Capo 
the sea close to the port


San Vito Lo Capo 
sight of one house

  San Vito Lo Capo 
sunset on the sea  
San Vito Lo Capo 
benches in masonry to the outside of the houses 


San Vito Lo Capo 
the beach of Tonnara

at only 25 Km. (29 min.) 
from B&B Baglio Ferlito.


San Vito lo Capo it rises in the gulf that extends to the feet of a cape that separates
the gulf of Castellammare from the coast of Trapani, between
it Reservoir of "Lo Zingaro" to the west and the mount Cofano to est.

It was center of tonnara (not active since six hundred) and ancient
seafaring village allready very important in roman age (it does remain
a testimony in the bathtubs for the breeding of fish, whose rests are found in the pressed ones of the tonnara of San Vito) and have endured the Arabic infuence of which still now they remain traces.

Beyond to being one modern sea side city, is the city of the cous cous, plate of the peace and symbol of integration between people and various cultures.



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Along the coast of the Gulf of Castellammare extends for approximately 7 square Km the Natural Reserve of Lo Zingaro (Riserva Naturale dello Zingaro), very important for the variety of the fauna flown them and for the flora.All the area has also a remarkable archaeological importance, because in it falls back the cove of the Uzzo that constitutes one of the
first preistorical takeovers of the Sicily - in the right photo have a look at the Cala della Tonnarella


The beauty of Riserva Naturale dello Zingaro


Cala della Tonnarella and paths to the inside of Riserva dello Zingaro

small paths strategically created on the side of the mountain are come down until the 4 splendid beach (calette) of the Riserva dello Zingaro, giving to us one of the integral scenes that are remained in the Trapanese where the sacred one is respected Hush and the atmosphere.

If you are luky, you can observ: hawks pilgrims, aquile of the Bonelli, poiane, gheppi, real nibbi , and admire a rich atmosphere of rare and endemic plants (the agave and the palms dwaries are born spontaneous in the coastal) that true oasis of biodiversity makes of the reservoir one.

from the B&B Baglio Ferlito 
only 18 km (circa 21 min. in auto)


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Beaches in Guidaloca - Scopello

from the B&B Baglio Ferlito 
only 15 km (circa 19 min. by car)


Panorama of Guidaloca's Gulf   





The fortified Tonnara and its Towers -  the Faraglioni of Scopello

Scopello,is a small village of houses that rises on a height that watches on the sea and it is developed around a magnificent baglio to quadrangular shape.Member of this small check is also a source of water and a
bathtub-drinking trough to the center of the feudo, where the jobs of agricultural-pastoral masseria were carried out.

From the center of Scopello it is come down to the sea in order to admir the Tonnara and the great "anchors" that are deposited, those where in other times carried out and use for one of the most flourishing tuna fishing incrystalline sea, under the shadow of the faraglioni and the fortified towers of sight, where we can have a bath.

from B&B Baglio Ferlito 
only 15 km (circa 20 min. by car)

Castellammare del Golfo seen from the long lookout the SS187 Castellammare del Golfo – Trapani.

From this point the spectacular pyrotechnic games can be admired on the sea, during the recurrence to the Madonna del soccorso the
night of 21 August.

from B&B Baglio Ferlito
 only 18 km (circa 23 min. by car)


The Segesta Temple (V a.C century).


placed in the territory of the Calatafimi council, on the sides of the barbarian mountain. It was the political capolugo of the community of the Elimi. Allied of the Cartaginesi, fought for centuries against Selinunte, preventing expand it he of the Greek colonization in this territory. Did not oppose resistance to the Roman conquest allied and free town and was, from Rome, considered. barbaric (vandali) invasions and earthquakes made it disappear in the high Middle Ages. Famous the temple (v sec. a.C) built according to the canons of the Greek dorica architecture, but modified to the ritual demands of the local cult and dedicated so to the female divinity of the Erice. The building reduces (6 on each forehead) at a majestic fence of 36 columns, that delimita a holy area, to uncovered sky. To North Segesta east the thermal bath which were exploited both to the times of Segesta and our days is found.




The Segesta theatre (Il Teatro di Segesta) on the top of the Barbaro Mount (III -IV a.C century)

from B&B Baglio Ferlito 
only 17 km (circa 25 min. by car)


Of remarkable interest the theatre (III -IV a.C century). Wide semicircle of 64 meters of diameter with twenty files of descending direction steps to the orchestra and directly dug in the rock. From the scene we can dominate the gulf of Castellammare that of Segesta was his emporium , and far the top of the Erice Mountain is perceived.

Suggestions of Segesta


the marina of Levanzo, one of the 3 Egadi Islands, reachable in hydrofoil from Trapani briefly


In spring the tunas arrive from the Atlantic ocean to be reproduced and enter the Mediterranean one to lay their eggs. one of the fishiest tonnare is Favignana which is in a strategic point which supports the tunas' capture in big amounts since the times of his origins, when it was conceived by Arabics. In fact he anchors today as then, are used and kept the terminology, the singings and the working modes. They create a set of call "isolates" nets and through this the tunas converge for their last journey which will relentlessly take them on our table.


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cala rossa, a wonderfull beach in - Favignana


cala azzurra, one of the most beautyfull beach of - Favignana

The wonderfull calette of Favignana one of the 3 Island of Egadi, reachable in hydrofoil from 
Trapani in a short time


Wild, rich of history and he dipped in nature: the Egadi are the secret better kept between the Sicilian islands. You surround from a sea crystal which laps little innocent beaches and steep coasts, in which deep grottos dug in the tufo are opened, between Mediterranean cultivations of capers, trees from fruit, vineyards and rare plants, the islands of the archipelago assure a holiday outside the heap, especially if it has himself the accortezza to choose seasons less beats, to the ancient rites (first among everybody, the mattanza) and incontaminati depths rediscovery. The archipelago of the Egadi includes three principal islands, Favignana, the island of the goats of Ulisse, Levanzo and Marettimo, the wild and depopulated and two big rocks, Maraone and Formica, which emerge from the blue waters of the Tirreno, at few miles Trapani. Lived since the antiquity, for their position they have been to the center of bloody events and next conquests. Today natural sea reserve of Italy and a careful and aware tourism accept the most extensive.



Favignana - calamoni's gulf



Buseto Palizzolo - typical background of the evenings in the local restaurants



The Sunday of the palms, by now from further on 20   years, Buseto Palizzolo winds lives with extraordinary intensity and proposes at the very many guests, a demonstration of remarkable religious and folkloristico interest: the procession of the Via Crucis with appearing living immobile, composed on sixteen scenografici wagons.



Buseto Palizzolo - a
ppearing in procession
in the occasion of the Via Crucis of



Buseto Palizzolo appearing in procession

Buseto Palizzolo -
Easter procession
 Gesù in chain



Buseto Palizzolo - Gesus holds the cross

Buseto Palizzolo - the cricifixion of Crist

Buseto Palizzolo - annealed homemade production of the cheese

Buseto Palizzolo - local fauna






fruits from Bed & Breakfast Baglio Ferlito's garden

the nature around the Baglio Ferlito



Genuine product  cultivates in the garden of
Bed & Breakfast Baglio Ferlito

orange plants in the garden of the Baglio Ferlito



Albero di fico dal gusto squisito 
nel giardino del Bed & Breakfast 
Baglio Ferlito

typical plant of Indians fichi in the Bed & Breakfast Baglio Ferlito


near the Bed & Breakfast Baglio Ferlito

is not rare to observe this kind of bush, typically invaded of eatable scrolls.


vintage of september around B&B Baglio Ferlito

our flowers




butterfly in the Baglio

colibrì butterfly in the Baglio

"mantide religiosa" in the Baglio




surrounding campaigns at Bed & Breakfast Baglio Ferlito - Buseto Palizzolo

The colour of nature in the
Buseto Palizzolo's hills



  Buseto Palizzolo - road to Segesta


Buseto Palizzolo - train line 
in the middle of the fields



Buseto Palizzolo - one of the many vines plants

Buseto Palizzolo - the valley towards the coast viewed from the Buseto's hills. 
Monte Cofano is rising up
in the background



Buseto Palizzolo - seen of the olivs trees and the sea, with Mount cofano on the background

Buseto Palizzolo - vines plants 
with Monte EriceTrapani sea and the Egadi Islands (isole Egadi
) in the background


 a seen of the sea at sunset, belevedere in Macari


one of the many towers saracene near one salt fields


dog shepherdesses in the campaigns of Buseto - road for Segesta


vista of a sunset to the wharf of Bonagia



          pastures in the campaigns of Buseto road for Segesta


San Vito Lo Capo sea at sunset



boat in navigation of forehead to one ancient quarry of tufo on thesea - Favignana - today used from bathing

 San Vito Lo Capo - example of local manufacture





decorated sicialian typical custom and carretto



Macari's sunset


il mare di Macari


Monte Lo Monaco - San Vito Lo capo - si può scorgere sulla destra il "monaco" in preghiera


Commemoration of unity of Italy whith our president Giorgio Napolitano, in a battle field of the nearest councyl Calatafimi where the expedition of the thousand of general Giuseppe Garibaldi, fight for the first time,



Our president Giorgio Napolitano



regata di velieri the Trapani port


"Old fashion" at Baglio Ferlito