Centro Storico Casteltermini
 

Discover with us the hidden beauties of Agrigento surroundings.

Book with us your tourist excursions in the province area. Cultural sightseeing tours of historical sites of Agrigento province area. Sightseeing tours of the Valley of the temples of Agrigento

Professional tourist guides of Agrigento

Professional tourist excursions led by licensed guides of Agrigento who will show the excavations of the Greek city of Akragas

Casteltermini is a small inland town in the province area of Agrigento,

It was founded in 1629 by Vincenzo Maira Termini e Ferreri

Once its economy was based on sulphur mining. Since when the mines have been closed unemployment has compelled many inhabitants to emigrate.

There live 11000 people

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Religious celebrations and Fairs

The feast dedicated to the Holy Cross is the most important religious event of Casteltermini.

This feast takes place on the fourth Sunday of May every year.

In that occasion local people perform the very interesting Taratà dance.

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MONUMENTS

The MOTHER CHURCH started to be built in 1629 and contains interesting paintings.

SS.COSMA AND DAMIANO CHURCH better known as PURGATORIO.

The SANTA CROCE HEREMITAGE is outside the town and it contains a fragment of the Holy cross.

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If you need more information or if you want a guided tour of this city, do not hesitate to contact us

 

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Official Agrigento tour guide, licensed for the Valley of the Temples