Ancient Mediterranean Days 2017. First Edition.

Starting this year, in all the territories in which the Phoenicians’ Route operates, will be celebrated the Ancient Mediterranean Days. On this occasion all the Network are invited to organize events of any kind on the theme of Ancient Mediterranean and the civilizations that have made History: exhibitions, guided tours, special openings, projects for schools, conferences, etc.


2/3 April
Selinunte Archaeological Park. “Vivilparco – rediscover Selinunte” interactive tour (projections, dramatizations, audio guides, simulations, historical re-enactments) at the Eastern Hill in collaboration with IC Lombardo Radice – Pappalardo of Castelvetrano (Playbill)

9 April
Contest: The Nocellara of Belice – The oil of Contrade
Acknowledgment Landscapes of Nocellara of Belice and Good Agricultural Practice of the Selinuntini


5/6/7 April
Guardamar del Segura, Autonomous Community of Valencia (Playbill)

  • “Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe: the Phoenicians’ Route: Phoenicians, Hannibal Pathway and the Iberians”
  • “The first Phoenician impact on the coast of Alicante: el Cabezo Pequeño del Estaño de Guardamar”
  • “The underwater archeology of the province of Alicante”
  • “The Bajo de la Campana: an exceptional Phoenician find”

For more information contact the referent: Francisco Parres, Director of the Archaeological Museum of Guardamar. Email

TUNISIA: The Ancient Mediterranean Days

Discovering the heritage:
1 April – Guided tour in Thugga
2 April – Guided tour in the Medina of Tunis
7 April – Guided tour in Thynes

For more information contact the referent:

ITALY / PUGLIA – Archaeological Area of Valesio (Torchiarolo)

7 April
On the roads of the Mediterranean, experiential journey through the places of Messapi (Playbill)
In cooperation with IIPS “De Marco – Valzani” San Pietro Vernotico.

For more information contact the referent: Fabio Mitrotti


9 Aprile
Tumulo François Camucia (Cortona)
Archeotrekking of the Etruscan Network
On the Trails of Ulysses and Hannibal (Playbill)
For info and reservations:

ITALY / SICILY (Selinunte)

8-12 April     27 April – 1 May
Intercultural Travel: Selinunte and Carthage.
Twinning between Italian and Tunisian schools. Meeting in Sicily and Tunisia

ITALY / SICILY (Selinunte)

8-12 May  (I Session)     15-19 May (II Session)
Intercultural Travel: Italy and France.
Twinning between French and Italian schools. Meeting in Sicily.