Located in the heart of Catania, this hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Catania Beach, Ursino Castle, and Catania Cathedral. Greek-Roman Theatre and Elephant Fountain ...
Located in Catania, this beachfront hotel is on the boardwalk and within 3 mi (5 km) of Catania Beach, Ursino Castle, and Greek-Roman Theatre. Palazzo Biscari ...
Sicily is the largest island in the Mediterranean Sea. This region is known for its art, music, literature, architecture and cuisine. Separated from Italy by the Strait of Messina, this island escape is a land with its own unique identity and culture.
Greek temples, Roman amphitheaters and Norman-Arab castles stand as reminders of the region's rich and diverse history. Visitors can explore ruins, relax on sandy beaches or tour one of the island's volcanoes. Orbitz.com can help you find deals, book your flight and locate hotels in the area.
Sicily has a Mediterranean climate with hotter summers and cooler winters. Temperatures reach the upper 80s in August, but dip into the 50s during the winter months of January through March The peak visitor season coincides with the warmest weather and starts in April. The early fall is a great time to visit, as the weather is still pleasant, and crowds tend to thin after August. For skiers, late January and early February are the best times to visit. Forty days before Easter, the town of Acireale comes alive with music, parades and fireworks. Known as the Acireale Carnival, this celebration is one of Sicily's most elaborate festivities.
Explore this scenic terrain on foot, but bring a good guidebook. Some areas are not accessible by vehicle.
Taormina, Siracusa and Cefalù are wonderful areas for sightseeing. Guided tours should be booked before arriving, as they may be difficult to arrange on the spot.
Taxis, horse drawn carriages and 3-wheel vehicles are common forms of transportation. Be sure to negotiate the fare in advance.
See the town from a double-decker bus. Purchase an all-day ticket and hop on and off the bus as you choose.
With beautiful beaches and exquisite dining options, this popular area can be crowded in August.
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