Things to do, attractions, interesting facts


Provincia: CL - Area: Central Sicily

Sutera is a charming medieval village that is part of the circuit of the most beautiful villages in Italy. It is one of the stages of the Magna Via Francigena, an ancient itinerary that already in the 11th century connected Palermo to Agrigento.
The name "Sutera" derives from the Greek word "sotér" which means " savior". It is a name with which the inhabitants have in history considered the mountain that protects them. According to legend, Sutera has mythological origins that attribute its foundation to Daedalus, a famous Athenian architect who escaped from the labyrinth of Crete and was hosted in Sicily by sovereign Cocalo.

What to eat

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

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

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


Nearby Places

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


Central Sicily


Central Sicily

Acquaviva Platani

Central Sicily


Agrigento surroundings