Guided tour

Trapani: 2-Hour Salt Flats Tour

Activity provider: Trapaniemotions

Trapani: 2-Hour Salt Flats Tour

Activity provider: Trapaniemotions
Likely to sell out
Likely to sell out

From US$ 41.69 per person

Learn how salt is made and spot flamingos in the surrounding salt pools on this guided tour.

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Duration 3 hours
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Live tour guide
Italian, English
Small group
Limited to 8 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the Maria Stella salt pans and learn about salt-making
  • Photograph nesting flamingos and other birds
  • Take a guided tour of the salt museum
  • Walk along the edge of the salt pans
  • Taste flavored salt
Full description
Nature and tradition come together on this 2-hour guided tour of the Trapani salt flats. Join a local guide who will explain the tradition of salt-making while exploring a family-owned salt pan. Enter the salt museum inside a renovated old mill to see the tools and even try some samples of flavored salt. Visit 3 different salt plans while keeping an eye out for flocks of flamingos. These migratory birds change color over time and have been known to make the flats their temporary home. At the end of the day, walk along the edge of the flats and admire the reflection of the afternoon sun in the salt pools. The tour ends with a return transfer to the meeting point.
Includes
  • Roundtrip transfer in an air-conditioned van
  • Local guide
  • Entrance to the salt museum
  • Salt tasting
  • Entrance to salt pans
  • Meals
  • Souvenirs
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

The meeting point is close to the fire station.

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 /5

based on 21 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    5/5
  • Transportation
    5/5
  • Value for money
    4.9/5

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Fantastic guide, perfect excursion. The time of 18:30 allowed us to see the sunset on the Saline, very impressive. Very satisfied.

June 7, 2022

Excellent tour - friendly and well-informed guide, beautiful area. Thank you!

June 1, 2022

Alessio was an excellent guide. Knowledgeable, informative, accommodating, and charming. Also a good resource for other activities in the area. And finally, quite handsome.

April 24, 2022

Product ID: 395649