Things to do, attractions, interesting facts


Provincia: PA - Area: Cefalù and Madonie

Alia is a small village located on the south-western slope of the Madonie, known by the name of Città Giardino. Its origins are ancient: findings in its territory lead us to suppose that the area was inhabited since from Roman times. The current inhabited area dates back to Arab domination: in the fiefdom of Lalia, the hamlets of Yhale', Gurfa, Ottumarrano em> and Kharse.
Its historic center preserves monuments and museums of particular interest, in its territory there are the Grotte della Gurfa, a rare and spectacular example of rock burial caves.

What to see

Things to do

Tour, Experience, Tastings,...

What to eat

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

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 Alia


Nearby Places

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


Palermo surroundings

Montemaggiore Belsito

Cefalù and Madonie

Lercara Friddi

Palermo surroundings


Cefalù and Madonie