Favignana is especially sea. Its sea is amazing and breathtaking and it can often be “addictive”. Visiting Favignana means to discover its 33 km of coastline. You can find wonderful beaches, bays and coves where you can swim, admire the sunset and explore small coves and hidden corners. Because of its geomorphological shape, you will find both beaches and caves. It is the perfect destination for snorkeling lovers. You will find some of the most beautiful beaches in Sicily: here is a short list.
Cala Rossa is the beach that makes Favignana so special. No wonder that it is classified as one of the most beautiful beaches of Mediterranean Sea. It is accessible on foot and boat. The walking route is not so simple, but if you have right shoes and you are careful you will get it.
Cala Azzurra is simple to reach and it is also suitable for children. It is characterized by its shallow water and white sand with pink shades. It is easily reached from the town.
At Cala Rotonda there is a cave divers love a lot. It is 8 meters depth and about 30 km long. At the end of the diving you will get an hole. It is recommended for family with children and couples for an intimate moment at sunset.
Not far away from Cala Rossa, there is a rocky beach you can reach through one of the most beautiful paths of the island. It is situated in a tuff extraction area and it is full of ravines and small caves to visit. It is suitable for dive lovers.
Lido Burrone is one of the most beautiful beaches of the island. It is a sandy beach situated near the centre of Favignana. It is characterized by its white sand and shallow water. For this reason it is suitable for children.
This beach can be only reached on foot following the ways for Punta Sottile lighthouse. It is characterized by small creeks and sandy beaches surrounded by crystal water.
An arduous walking path will lead you to this beautiful rocky beach which is protected by a natural wall. There you will explore amazing sea caves.
Calamoni is a stretch of coast where there are both flat rocks and small beaches. It is situated in the coastline from Punta Lunga to Lido Burrone. It is particularly recommended for a fast and regenerating swim.
It is a thin strip of land characterized by rocks and wonderful water. The beach is situated at Punta Longa and it can be only reach on foot.
“Grotta perciata” means “perforated cave”. It is a top-open cave where water penetrates from an arch in the rock resulting in a natural pool.
Cala Monaci and Marasolo Beach
Small and suggestive cove with thin sandy beach, in a panoramic zone. It is suitable for family with children.
Cala del Pozzo
Bay with rocks and beaches far 50 / 200 meters apart from each other. Perhaps it is one of the wildest area on the island. It is suitable for those who look for privacy. It is amazing at sunset when the sun disappears behind Marettimo island.
This suggestive cove is situated on a cliff overlooking the sea and it is protected by a rocky wall with a wonderful tuff cave as an imposing rocky cathedral. It can be easily visited without difficulties. It is also ideal for dive lovers.
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