Burgio: city of ceramics and one hundred portals

Things to do, attractions, interesting facts


Area: Agrigento surroundings

Burgio is a small Sicilian village known as the "pearl of the Sicani mountains".
Burgio is a maze of Arab and medieval alleys, it houses more than one hundred stone portals, monuments rich in works of art and two castles.
The territory of Burgio falls within the Parco dei Monti Sicani, an extraordinary territory of great cultural, historical and naturalistic interest.
Burgio belongs to the national network of the "Cities of ceramics", the products of its handmade terracotta are exported all over the world.

What to eat

Typical food, local wines and drinks, traditional dish to taste in Burgio

You can obviously taste all the typical products of Sicilian cuisine, the most well-known ones, such as cannoli, Sicilian cassata, arancini, etc. But there are some specialties typical of this area that are more difficult to find in other areas of Sicily.

Where to stay

Best Offers of Vacation Rental, hotel, B&B where to sleep in Burgio


Nearby Places

Below you will find a list of the most beautiful places to visit in the surroundings of Burgio. The places are located at a maximum distance of about an half hour by car. Good fun!


Agrigento surroundings

Chiusa Sclafani

Palermo surroundings


Agrigento surroundings


Selinunte and Belice Valley