Corleone is a small town located in the province of Palermo, Sicily, Italy. It is renowned worldwide as the birthplace of several Mafia bosses. Mafia is a criminal organization that dominated the local community for decades. Due to this celebrity, many people who spend beach holidays in Sicily take trips to Corleone to see its main tourist attractions.
Corleone has a few interesting churches that are the main holiday attractions in the city. Chiesa Madre, dedicated to St. Martin, was started in the late 14th century. Very attractive is also Chiesa dell'Addolorata, a church from the 18th century dedicated to the saint San Leoluca. Chiesa di Santa Rosalia and the small Sant'Andrea, both from the 17th century, feature interesting frescoes and paintings.
Santuario della Madonna del Rosario di Tagliavia, a religious building from the 19th century, is a renowned destination for pilgrims on Ascension Day.
Due to the many interesting churches and medieval architecture, Corleone is one of the popular holiday resorts in Sicily that offer genuine tourist attractions in Italy. Foreign tourists don't spend too long holidays in Corleone because there cannot be found high-end hotels and extended tourist sites, still accommodation options are very good in the entire region and many villas and vacation rental properties offer pleasant holiday conditions.