Most popular Villas in Cefalù
Highlights in Cefalù
- Excellent Sicilian gastronomy
- Stunning views
- Fantastic beaches and water sports
- Culture and art
- Picture-perfect town
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Villas in Cefalu
With fantastic sands, a Norman cathedral and a vibrant port and historic centre, Cefalu is a distinctive seaside location. Find the perfect villa in and around town or at the beachfront. Exclusive villas are found close to the main points of interest such as Cefalu cathedral, Santa Maria del l'Odigitria, Caldura Beach, Salita Saraceno Staircase or Rocca of Cefalu.Fabulous rentals by the sea
Enjoy fully equipped villas with the most well-kept gardens and swimming pools. Lovely patios, verandas and outdoor areas to admire the views of the Madonie mountain range or the Mediterranean Sea. Stunning decorations and traditional Italian style are the main features of these properties. Book now a villa in this picturesque town in north Sicily to experience a laid-back lifestyle.
Travellers and activities
One of the most important visits in Cefalu is the Museo Madralisca. This museum is home to several pieces of art that Enrico do Mandralisca collected during the 19th century. Great collections are displayed together with Greek ceramics and Arab pottery, several coins, different objects and statues from different origins. Reach the museum and enjoy a memorable time admiring these impressive collections.Cefalu for walking lovers
Cefalu offers fantastic views and landscapes. Enjoy a day out exploring the region and its magnificent coastal walks. Enjoy the seafront and the views walking along the stony paths that surround the island. Enjoy some fresh air, stunning views and nature at its best. Can you think of any other way of watching the waves crashing on the rugged coast?
For centuries, several races and kingdoms ruled Cefalu.
Top 7 travel tips in Cefalu
One of the beaches of Cefalu is free and you do not need to pay for a sun lounger. Lay out a towel and enjoy a fantastic day basking in the sun. In the late afternoon or during the evening, join the local for a pleasant passeggiata, a walk along the seafront promenade.2. Take nice pictures from the molo
Would you like to have the picture-perfect spot to take the best picture of the beach and the iconic facades of Cefalu? It will look like you have taken it from a boat but actually, it will be from a tiny cove in the historic centre, following Via Bordonaro to the very end. Walking along the seawall you will reach a higher point to snap take a pic across the pretty water. Get your camera ready!3. Climb to the top of La Rocca
To get the best views of town, climbing up to the top of La Rocca is definitely the ideal point to get sweeping views. La Rocca was home to a Norman castle once but nowadays only some ruins remain. Climb up the stairs and follow the Salita Saraceni over three layers of city walls and you will get to the top.4. Hike up to the Temple of Diana
While you walk around town, you will notice the little brown signs that guide you to the Tempio di Diana. Plan your hike early morning or when the sun is not too hot. This old temple dedicated to the goddess Diana, was built many around the 4th century BC. A perfect spot to escape the crowds and mget mesmerised by the stunning views of the sparkling sea.5. Visit the fantastic Duomo
The double towered cathedral in Cefalu is a must-visit. Admire the architecture, the columns, its facade and the Byzantine mosaics in the interior. Get surrounded of Cefalu’s atmosphere and its cultural beauty.6. Taste the Sicilian cuisine
Italian meals always include the antipasti, a starter that usually includes olives, cured meat, cheese and sundried tomatoes. Main courses can vary but there is one that is the answer to the UK’s fish and chips - frittura di paranza. This deep-fried fish includes prawns, calamari and whitebait. Want to try some? Go to Fritto & Divino! Pizza and pasta is obviously in every restaurant’s menu. Finally, granite and gelato will complete your meals. Enjoy a bite of every Sicilian delicacy!7. Discover the historic centre of Cefalu
The centre of town will capture your attention. Pretty and narrow alleys lined with old facades and charming corners with hints of its medieval past. You can close your eyes and feel like travelling back in time, into the Sicilian Middle Ages. Enjoy long walks around the “centro storico”, find a nice and little eatery where to enjoy a nice glass of wine or a delicious coffee. Coming soon to find out for yourself?