Giovanni Scardina

Key Info

Bottom set gillnets
Italy
Trabia
Italian
San Nicola l'Arena 90019 PA
Pietro e Paolo
10
Yes
Yes
+39 340 4732466

Details

ITINERARY N.1 (Brief – duration: 3 hours)

9.30 A.M.: departure from the marina of San Nicola l’Arena
- Retrieving the nets a tramaglio;
− Notions on how to select and classify fish;
− Moving to the “Pietra Piatta”, the large stone emerging from the water a few meters from the shoreline. It is possible to dive from the it as a natural trampoline into this picturesque coastal scene;
− Practice of some fishing methods – with a net a circuizione or a ledger rig fishing pole - experiencing the importance and value of artisanal fishing activities;
− Moving to the area of the Lanza Castle of Trabia, an ancient manor on the coastline, with a narration of local stories and anecdotes about the Lanza Prince and his family.

ITINERARY N.2 (Long – duration: 6 hours)

9.30 A.M.: departure from the marina of San Nicola l’Arena
− Retrieving the nets a tramaglio;
- Notions on how to select and classify fish;
− Moving to the “Torre Normanna”, a coastal guard tower of Norman age and of the Aragonese period, located on “Capo Crosso”, between Trabia and Altavilla.
The strategic and panoramic viewpoint encompasses a sight of the area from Capo Zafferano to Cefalù;
− Practice of some fishing methods with – with a net a circuizione or a ledger rig fishing pole - experiencing the importance and value of artisanal fishing activities;
− Moving to the “Scoglio della Formica”, an area with a splendid rock emerging from the sea. This earthly paradise is ideal for swimming and scuba diving, with the possibility to admire - and not only catch - fishes of all varieties;
− Moving to Capo Zafferano, picturesque promontory that separetes the Gulf of Palermo from the Gulf of Termini Imerese. Only from a boat is it possible to admire the unique colours of the cliffs and their grandiosity and beauty.


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