A trip to Catania: wonder at the bottom of Mount Etna
After renting your car with SICILY RENT CAR, discover the most important destinations in Catania. Let yourself in the charm of its historic center admiring structures that testify to the Roman period as the Odeon and the theater. Continue with a real tour of the Baroque period: from Via Etnea to Piazza Duomo and the imposing cathedral of St. Agatha, patron saint of the city.
In the square you will find “U Liotru”, elephant symbol of Catania. Some legends consider him the magical protector from the eruptions of Etna. You can not miss a visit to the castle Ursino, home of the civic museum, and a walk through the eighteenth-century avenues of the historic center. An itinerary to do is absolutely dedicated to the park of Etna, between the pine forests and the black lava of the smoking craters. An evocative route at any time of the year, you can choose it both for your skiing holiday and in summer to admire a sunset from the top or spend a night in a tent, wrapped in a wonderful starry sky.
These are places that replenish your heart but Catania also thinks how to fill your belly with its unmissable street food. Taste the traditional fish dishes in the beating heart of the city, or the fish market, accompanied by the fine Etna DOC wine and ending in the Sicilian way, a typical dessert such as cannolo or nougat of Sant’Agata.
Take your rental car and continue your journey to discover the surroundings of Catania, in a short time you will reach wonderful places such as Acitrezza, Acicastello and its stacks. A few kilometers further on, enchanted places like Taormina and the Naxos Gardens, easily reachable on board a car SICILY RENT CAR.
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