The Pelagie Islands are located in the Mediterranean Sea, southwest of Sicily in the province of Agrigento. The main inhabited islands are Lampedusa, Linosa, and Lampione.
Lampedusa, the largest and most populous, has a population of around 6,000 inhabitants. The Pelagie Islands are famous for their stunning beaches, crystal-clear waters, and vibrant marine life, making them popular destinations for swimming, snorkeling, and diving. Additionally, Lampedusa is renowned for its role as a landing point for migrants crossing the Mediterranean, drawing attention to the humanitarian challenges facing the region.