Enjoy a fantastically sun-soaked holiday to Cefalu. Relax on the golden sands of the beach, explore the old town and soak up the charming Italian way of life. With an impressive backdrop of magnificent mountains and the deep blue sea, a Cefalu holiday is perfect for those in search of lazy beach days and fun-filled city nights. There’s also plenty of inland adventure to embark on too, so whether you’re after total relaxation or a slice of Italian culture, enjoy a Cefalu holiday.
Things to do in Cefalu
If you’re looking for a place to pick up Italian specialities, head to Cefalu’s main street, Corso Ruggero, where you’ll find an array of unique shops and boutiques that stock everything from locally-made cheese and wine, to handcrafted souvenirs. There’s also a brilliant street market held there every Saturday morning, which is great for bagging a bargain or two!
Practically next door, you’ll find Sicily's capital, Palermo. Take a day trip there and explore all the city has to offer. Enjoy wandering through the fascinating museums, marvel at the interesting architecture and delve into the history that hides around every street corner. It’s also perfect for enjoying an espresso or ice cream in the sun.
Cefalu holidays - steeped in history and culture
Steeped in plenty of history and culture, a Cefalu holiday is fascinating. Stay in one of the charming hotels within the Medieval old town to be in the midst of it all or choose seafront accommodation and wake up to stunning ocean views. You’ll also find hotels nestled in the Sicilian countryside, so you can be no more than stone’s throw from some of Cefalu’s most beautiful natural wonders.
Cefalu holidays full of Italian charm
Discover the charming coastal town of Cefalu. Wander through the narrow city streets and marvel at the majestic cathedrals, step out onto the beautiful harbour and take a seat on the Piazzo del Duomo terrace and enjoy people watching. It’s also a great place to head when night falls, where you will find an array of lively bars and great restaurants to enjoy some top-notch food.
If you’re looking for adventure, head inland and explore the lush greenery and dramatic mountain range. There’s Europe’s biggest volcano, Mount Etna and the Madonie Mountains to seek out and discover. Choose to trek, hike or even have a candlelit dinner way up in the midst of the mountain.
When it’s time to kick back and relax, you’ll be spoilt for choice with the beautiful stretches of beach that are on offer. Cefalu’s main beach is Lungomare, an eight kilometre stretch that backs onto the old town and is great for building sandcastles and making a splash in the Mediterranean Sea. Caldura Beach is also nearby and is perfect pebbly shoreline for those who are looking for a remote hideaway.