Zafferana Etnea

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Zafferana Etnea

Provincia: CT - Area: Catania and Etna

Zafferana is the pearl of Etna.
It rises on the eastern slopes of the volcano and is a destination for tourists attracted by the artistic, monumental and cultural heritage of the city, for lovers of hiking who can take advantage of the suggestive natural paths along the volcano and for numerous skiers in the winter season.
It is a summer and winter tourist center for Etna and its position allows you to enjoy an enchanting panorama that sweeps from the coasts of Calabria to those of the gulf of Syracuse.
Zafferana has been elected city of honey for the production of the highest quality of this product.

Things to do

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What to eat

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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.

Where to stay

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Nearby Places

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

Santa Venerina

Catania and Etna


Catania and Etna


Catania and Etna


Catania and Etna

Interesting Facts

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