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Best things to do in Province of Catania

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

“Definitely a must-see when you're in Catania. We have the in with a great tour company. Just ask, we can hook you up.”
78local recommendations
“Immersed in nature and surrounded by mountains, this park perfectly represents the Sicilian side that goes beyond beaches and monument. Easily reachable from the motorway Catania-Messina, the Gorges of Alcantara river are stunningly set among rocks, with very clear (but also very cold!) waters where you can immerse your feet.”
96local recommendations
“Etna is great for hiking and viewing the volcano, and there are restaurants too. Skiing is possible in the winter. Go properly equipped with boots and warm clothes even in summertime! ”
89local recommendations
“After visiting the Castello Ursino you will have the opportunity to eat in one of the many restaurants of Sicilian cuisine that are there.”
80local recommendations
Water Park
“The Sicilian Amusement Park Etnaland, is located at the foot of one of the beauties on Unesco’s World Heritage List: the majestic Volcano Etna, very close to Catania. The park renewed its offer overtime, proposing more and more exciting experiences to its guests and in 2001, with Etnaland’s Acquapark, it received great acclaim from the public as the top of Sicilian summer entertainment.”
70local recommendations
“Via Etnea is the main street of the historic center of Catania and it's the shopping street. Nearby there are many restaurants , bars, pubs and pizzerias .”
59local recommendations
“A splendid circuit of Sicilian Baroque masterpieces characterizes the scene in the Piazza del Duomo at the heart of Catania.”
71local recommendations
Opera House
“Teatro dell'Opera con la Piazza antistante, cuore della movida cittadina. Opera House and the Square, the heart of the city nightlife. ”
45local recommendations
Ski Lodge
“There are many ways to experience Mt ETNA . Get by you car at Rifugio Sapienza on the south east slopes of the volcano , up to 2000 mt from sea level. If you wish to continue further cable car and Unimog are available. ”
69local recommendations
“Chiesa suggestiva con un'inaspettata struttura all'interno. Da non perdere la salita alla cupola che vi consentirà di osservare dall'alto l'intera città. -- Charming church with an unexpected structure inside. Do not miss to get to the upper part of it to see the whole city around you.”
52local recommendations
“Right in front of our flat, this huge former monastery hosts the Faculty of Literature. Take a guided tour, you'll be shown parts that you would not be allowed to access by yourself!”
44local recommendations
Point of Interest
“The largest necropolis in Europe and one of the wildest areas of South Sicily, the perfect place to go hiking and discover the ancient traces of the original sicilian population.”
56local recommendations
Sculpture Garden
“The Bellini garden is one of the two oldest gardens and one of the four main parks of Catania. Locally it is often referred to simply as "'a Villa"”
32local recommendations
“One of the most beautiful and fascinating streets of Catania. Breathtaking churches”
54local recommendations
“BAKERY AND BAR: "Tavola calda" Catanese (Arancini, Cartocciate, Cipolline, Siciliane, Pizzette..) and Sicilian pastries (Cannoli, Almond pastries, Cassata Cake, Setteveli) made by one of the oldest and more famous bar in Catania. Perfect for every moment of the day.”
69local recommendations
“If you are tired of the city rythms and you also want a nice view of Mount Etna, climb on top of the hill hosting the music pavillion”
37local recommendations