Maybe Pachum was the Phoenician origin of the name. Like all town in eloro district and Sicily Pachino has experienced a lot of different dominations. Apparently the promontory where Pachino is located was already inhabited in the Neolithic.
The good climatic conditions make for centuries an area very rich in terms of agricultural.
Pachino area is also the sunniest in Europe this the reason is producer of many excellences. Wine and “cherry tomato” in real called Pachino IGP are in fact the heart of the economy of the country. Initiatives of contemporary business, knowing the area as a producer of excellent wines, they see today many wineries renowned for quality productions to acquire and produce entirely in the area.
Within its territory are significant archaeological sites and the famous village of Marzamemi, an old fishing village that in recent years has been committed to becoming a tourist attraction and local nightlife.