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Mazzaforno Destination Guide

Explore Mazzaforno in Italy.

Mazzaforno in the region of Sicily is a place in Italy - some 279 mi (or 448 km) South of Rome, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Mazzaforno in Italy

Current time in Mazzaforno is now 02:22 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Rome" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Tunis, Kairouan, Sant'Ambrogio, Palermo, Isnello or Bari. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Santuario di Gibilmanna, Lascari, Gratteri, Cefalù and Mazzaforno. We saw some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

11°C / 52 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 12°C / 54 °F
Evening Temperature 11°C / 51 °F
Night Temperature 8°C / 46 °F
Chance of rainfall 4%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 959.3 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Sunday, 17th of December 2017
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 10°C (49 °F)
Night: 4°C (40 °F)
Monday, 18th of December 2017
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 11°C (52 °F)
Night: 9°C (48 °F)
Tuesday, 19th of December 2017
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 10°C (50 °F)
Night: 6°C (43 °F)

Videos

CEFALÙ Y PALERMO - SicilIa / Sicily - I...

02:49 min ( April 26, 2011 by revistatusdestinos)
Views: 7,134 - Rating: 5/5

Www.tusdestinos.net En este vídeo hacemos un recorrido por las localidades sicilianas de Palermo y Cefalù, ambas ubicadas en el norte de la isla. Palermo tiene un importante y destaco patrimonio art...

Cefalu Sicily

05:41 min ( October 11, 2008 by neilmccarthyco)
Views: 16,325 - Rating: 5/5

Some highlights from our trip to Sicily in Sept


Cefalù anni 90

03:48 min ( March 19, 2010 by Franco Turdo)
Views: 4,489 - Rating: 5/5

Cefalù anni 90 (archivio franco Turdo)

Cefalù Sicily: Romantic Port Town

05:21 min ( September 15, 2010 by RickSteves)
Views: 20,684 - Rating: 4.875/5

Cefalù, dramatically situated on the north coast, is one of Sicily's many romantic port towns. Rick tours the medieval-walled town by Vespa, samples Mediterranean cuisine, and meets a local fisherman...


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Interesting facts about this location

Cefalù Cathedral

The Cathedral-Basilica of Cefalù, (Italian: Duomo di Cefalù) is a Roman Catholic church in Cefalù, Sicily, Italy. The cathedral, dating from 1131, was commenced in the Norman style, the island of Sicily having been conquered by the Normans in 1091. According to tradition, the building was erected after a vow made to the Holy Saviour by the King of Sicily, Roger II, after he escaped from a storm to land on the city's beach.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38.03, 13.97 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:1130s architecture, 12th-century church buildings, Byzantine art, Cathedrals in Italy, Churches in Sicily, Norman architecture

Abbey of Thelema

The Abbey of Thelema refers to a small house which was used as a temple and spiritual centre founded by Aleister Crowley and Leah Hirsig in Cefalù, Sicily in 1920. The name was borrowed from François Rabelais's satire Gargantua and Pantagruel, where an Abbaye de Thélème is described as a sort of "anti-monastery" where the lives of the inhabitants were "spent not in laws, statutes, or rules, but according to their own free will and pleasure.

More reading: Abbey of Thelema homepage
Located at 38.03, 13.97 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:1920 establishments in Italy, History of Sicily, Monasteries in Sicily, Religious organizations established in 1920, Thelema

Madonie

The Madonie are one of the principal mountain groups in Sicily, southern Italy, part of the Sicilian portion of the Apennines. It is located in Palermo Province. Apart from Mount Etna, it includes the highest elevations in Sicily: the highest peak of the range is the Pizzo Carbonara (1,979 m), followed by closely neighbouring Pizzo Antenna (1,977 m). The area and became famous for the Circuito Piccolo delle Madonie, where the Targa Florio race was held from 1906 to 1977.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38.03, 13.97 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Apennines, Geoparks in Italy, Global Geoparks Network members, Mountain ranges of Italy, Mountains of Sicily, Province of Palermo

Himera

Himera, was an important ancient Greek city of Sicily, situated on the north coast of the island, at the mouth of the river of the same name, between Panormus and Cephaloedium. Its remains lie within the borders of the modern comune of Termini Imerese.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38.03, 13.97 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:640s BC establishments, Ancient Greek sites in Italy, Ancient cities, Ancient mints, Archaeological sites in Sicily, Carthage, Former populated places in Italy, Zanclean colonies

Targa Florio

The Targa Florio was an open road endurance automobile race held in the mountains of Sicily near Palermo. Founded in 1906, it was the oldest sports car racing event, part of the World Sportscar Championship between 1955 and 1973. While the first races consisted of a whole tour of the island, the track length in the race's last decades was limited to the 72 kilometres of the Circuito Piccolo delle Madonie, which was lapped 11 times.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38.03, 13.97 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:1906 establishments in Italy, Auto races in Italy, Recurring sporting events established in 1906, Sports car races, Targa Florio, World Sportscar Championship races