Geraci Siculo

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Geraci Siculo

Provincia: PA - Area: Cefalù and Madonie

Geraci Siculo is a splendid medieval village that rises on the slopes of the Madonie, perched on a hill from which you can enjoy a vast panorama of the Sicilian inland countryside and the Madonie itself.
Geraci Siculo has an ancient history: from the remains found in its territory it is certain that the place has been inhabited since the Eneolithic, the known history of the town begins in the 6th century BC with the Greeks who colonized the Madonie area. Its name reveals its Greek origin: from "Jerax" place of vultures.
Geraci Siculo is known as the "pearl of the Madonie" for the characteristic old town made up of small masonry houses, suggestive views, medieval monuments and churches ancient.

What to eat

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

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.

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Where to stay

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Nearby Places

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

Petralia Soprana

Cefalù and Madonie


Cefalù and Madonie

Petralia Sottana

Cefalù and Madonie


Cefalù and Madonie