Things to do, attractions, interesting facts
Area: Catania and Etna
Its history is intimately linked to that of Etna: the eruptions of 1536 and 1537 and the earthquake of 1542 they destroyed the small Etna village built around the ancient monastery of San Nicolò l'Arena. Later the new town was rebuilt further downstream.
Thanks to the mild climate and healthy air, Nicolosi today represents a splendid holiday resort and an ideal tourist destination.
Things to do
Tour, Experience, Tastings,...
Climb to the summit of Mount Etna with your priority access roundtrip cable car ticket. Tour the volcano at an altitude of 9,500 feet aboard a unique 4x4 bus and walk around with a volcano guide.
Fully personalized, private MTB tours within the Etna National Park
What to eat
Typical food, local wines and drinks, traditional dish to taste in Nicolosi
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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Interesting and fun facts, mythology, legend, folk tales and more to know about Nicolosi
Where to stay
Best Offers of Vacation Rental, hotel, B&B where to sleep in Nicolosi
Below you will find a list of the most beautiful places to visit in the surroundings of Nicolosi. The places are located at a maximum distance of about an half hour by car. Good fun!