Things to do, attractions, interesting facts
Area: Central Sicily
Originally it was the ancient feud of Dainamare and Santo Cono, then passed under the property of the most famous Sicilian families, and finally to the Marquis of Floresta who brought it back to life in the eighteenth century with plantations and intensive crops.
There are many valuable buildings, witnesses of its historical events, which enrich the artistic heritage of this town.
San Cono is surrounded by expanses of vegetable gardens, orchards, vineyards, almond groves, and prickly pear rugoli. It excels in the production of agri-food products.
The production of the Prickly Pear of San Cono DOP has given it the title of capital city of the prickly pear.
Things to do
Tour, Experience, Tastings,...
Traditional Festivals, Events, Live Show,... San Cono
What to eat
Typical food, local wines and drinks, traditional dish to taste in San Cono
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.
Interesting and fun facts, mythology, legend, folk tales and more to know about San Cono
Where to stay
Best Offers of Vacation Rental, hotel, B&B where to sleep in San Cono
Below you will find a list of the most beautiful places to visit in the surroundings of San Cono. The places are located at a maximum distance of about an half hour by car. Good fun!