IN ACIREALE, HISTORICAL BAROQUE TOWN

Just a few minutes from Catania, Taormina and Mt. Etna

Villa degli Alberi is located in Acireale, one of the most appreciate areas of the Sicilian east coast, 2 km away from the historical town center, dominated by the Baroque palaces of Piazza Duomo and Corso Umberto.
From the nearby cliff that borders the wonderful Riviera dei Limoni, you can access some lidos or public coves and discover the crystal clear sea.

Catania

Simply take the nearby motorway (the motorway toll is 800 m. from the villa) to reach Catania in a few minutes, it’s a city full of monuments, relics and architectural beauties.
You will experience great feelings just admiring the baroque style of its ancient buildings, which are located in via Etnea, via Vittorio Emanuele and the nearby roads and squares.
Extraordinary is the churches series of the Via dei Crociferi, is the most representative street of the city, famous fot the gathering of churches.

Taormina

The nearby motorway will take you to Taormina as well, the touristic town adored all ovr the world for its narrow streets, its enchanting natural landscape, its marine beauty and its historical monuments.
Situated on a hill, suspended between rocks and the sea and set in a unique scenary of visual contrasts, Taormina is enhanced by the Greek Theatre and the stunning sea of Isola Bella.

etna

Etna

Exiting at Giarre’s motorway tool you can head to the small town of Zafferana Etna and from there climb Mt. Etna.
An excursion to the volcano and a visit to the Natural Park of Etna will remain among your unforgettable memories, for the lunar landscapes of the old eruptions, for the thick forests and the pure air, for the spectacular volcanic activity and, if you will, for good and wholesome food and for excellent wines.

Borghi marinari

A few minutes away from the villa you will find two ancient fishing villages: Acitrezza and its Protected Marine Reserve, where there are the legendary Faraglioni of Cyclops, eight colossal basaltic rocks.
You can also visit Santa Maria La Scala and its charming fishing port, located just below the Timpa, a promontory which is part of the Natural Reserve. In both villages you can enjoy fresh fish specialties in many outdoor trattoria/restaurants.

MAIN DISTANCES

• Acireale (centro): 2 km
• Catania: 15 km
• Taormina: 35 km
• Zafferana Etnea (Etna): 12 km
• Siracusa: 80 km
• Noto: 110 km

• Motorway A18: 800 m
• Airport Bellini Catania (ex Fontanarossa): 30 km
• Train station Acireale: 4 km
• Train station Catania: 16 km

WHERE WE ARE

Via Sclafani, 36
95024 Acireale (Catania)
Italy

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