|Shopping|| 1 || km ||Airport|| 25 || km |
|Suburban traffic|| 1500 || m |
Among nature; On an island; Near water
Balestrate, a friendly town with 5000 inhabitants, is situated 40km west of Palermo in the middle of the Gulf of Castellammare.
Despite its size, the town has a vibrant atmosphere with its many restaurants, bars and shops. The friendliness of the residents makes the tourists feel native and by their spontaneous helpfulness you will never feel lost. Due to its location and its marina, Balestrate offers the optimum conditions for motorsports and fishing, and its miles of sandy beaches with turquoise water invite to surfing and diving. There is also the possibility of horse riding, tennis, hiking and biking. Art lovers can enjoy the churches and the old areas of the city. The landscape around Balestrate is characterized by olive groves, wheat and vegetable fields, citrus orchards and vineyards.