Aci Trezza

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Aci Trezza

Area: Catania and Etna

Aci Trezza is a small village on the Ionian coast, a center of ancient fishing tradition and a setting for the "Malavoglia" of Verga.
It was founded at the end of the seventeenth century as a maritime landing place for the fief of the nobleman Stefano Riggio from Palermo. It is the place where Etnean eruptions began before the eruptive theaters moved westwards.
Aci Trezza is today the heart of the Riviera dei Ciclopi with its beautiful cliffs, its splendid seabed and its marvelous Faraglioni.

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What to eat

Typical food, local wines and drinks, traditional dish to taste in Aci Trezza

You can obviously taste all the typical products of Sicilian cuisine, the most well-known ones, such as cannoli, Sicilian cassata, arancini, etc. But there are some specialties typical of this area that are more difficult to find in other areas of Sicily.

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Where to stay

Best Offers of Vacation Rental, hotel, B&B where to sleep in Aci Trezza


Nearby Places

Below you will find a list of the most beautiful places to visit in the surroundings of Aci Trezza. The places are located at a maximum distance of about an half hour by car. Good fun!

Aci Castello

Catania and Etna


Catania and Etna

Aci Catena

Catania and Etna


Catania and Etna

Interesting Facts

Interesting and fun facts, mythology, legend, folk tales and more to know about Aci Trezza