Things to do, attractions, interesting facts
Area: Palermo surroundings
The village boasts an important past: chosen as a summer residence by the Normans, Aragonese and Angevins, it was the birthplace of King Peter II of Aragon and was the Royal Hunting Park of the Norman King Roger II.
Its history lives on in the village through its monuments and numerous villas, the wealth of very pure water springs in its territory is reflected in the presence of numerous fountains and mills.
What to eat
Typical food, local wines and drinks, traditional dish to taste in Altofonte
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 Altofonte
Below you will find a list of the most beautiful places to visit in the surroundings of Altofonte. The places are located at a maximum distance of about an half hour by car. Good fun!