Joppolo Giancaxio

Things to do, attractions, interesting facts

Joppolo Giancaxio

Area: Agrigento surroundings

Joppolo Jancaxio is a small village located in the upper Akragas valley, in the Agrigento area.
The first inhabited center was born as a fiefdom with the title of barony of the noble Calogero Gabriele Colonna Romano, Duke of Cesarò, who in 1696 obtained the licentia populandi and had the first buildings of the village erected.
Today, the inhabited center develops at the foot of the Rocca del Duca, around the Castello dei Colonna.

What to eat

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

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 Joppolo Giancaxio


Nearby Places

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


Agrigento surroundings


Agrigento surroundings


Agrigento surroundings

Sant'Angelo Muxaro

Agrigento surroundings