Tour del Salinaio in Barca

The tour of the Salinaio, departure and return from the port of Trapani offers the possibility of reliving a millenary history, an oasis of WWF, a wonderful world to be discovered.
Mare and More will accompany guests on board of its boats at the ancient salt pans of Trapani, furrowing the sea mirrors that were sailed by the Phoenicians, a population to which the white gold trade is attributed.

Thanks to a guided tour, our guests will retrace the steps and the events of a centuries and centuries long history. Visiting these places allows you to discover the harmonies of a territory that unites sea and land. The excursion helps to understand the high cultural value of an ancient activity, still current, which is that of saliculture.

The tour includes a visit to the salt museum, a guided tour of the salt pans, in order to learn the techniques of saliniculture, and a tasting of typical products and flavored salts. During the tour among the canals that divide the various salt pans, visitors will stroll immersed in a suggestive and colorful atmosphere.

The second part of the Tour will allow you to admire the Egadi Islands, the port of Trapani and the Colombaia which will provide the backdrop for the closure of this route immersed in history, charm and ancient traditions.


Departures timetable: 10.00-12.00-14.00-16.00-18.00
Departure Point: Piazzale Lazzaretto, at Pontile Mooring, 91100 Trapani
Duration: 2 hours


All taxes, fees and handling fees
Driving along the way
Guide inside the museum
Food tasting
Local guide


Tailor-made transfers on request

The day's program includes:

guided tour of the salt museum
guided tour through salt pans
tasting of typical products and flavored salts
admire Trapani and the Colambaia


Hours and Conditions

  • Excursion: 2 ore
  • Cost: 35 euro
  • Person: 1