Licodia Eubea

Things to do, attractions, interesting facts

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Licodia Eubea

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Licodia Eubea is a small village in the Sicilian hinterland lying on two hills overlooking the Dirillo river.
It is an ancient land, inhabited by Greeks and Romans. According to some historians, the ancient Euboia stood in this territory, a colony founded by the Calcidesi in 650 BC.
The strategic importance of the city of Licodia Eubea is testified by the presence of a castle as early as the 12th century.
A Licodia Eubea there are numerous necropolises and churches that Giovanni Verga mentioned in his short stories, as well as the extraordinary natural corners still intact.
The historic center of Licodia Eubea is made up of narrow and winding streets, arched passages and small houses with stone tiles. The surrounding area is made up of gentle hills dotted with agave and prickly pear.
In this place, life flows slowly between art, culture and traditions.


What to see

Attractions to see in Licodia Eubea

Interesting Facts

Interesting and fun facts, mythology, legend, folk tales and more to know about Licodia Eubea

Legend of the Fresh Fish of Licodia Eubea

Legend of the Fresh Fish of Licodia Eubea

It is said that under the castle of Licodia Eubea ancient underground passages allowed the inhabitants to leave the city walls without any difficulty.

Origin of the name

Origin of the name "Licodia Eubea"

The name "Licodia Eubea" is composed of two elements that have different origins.

Nearby Places

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

Monterosso Almo

Ragusa surroundings


Central Sicily

Chiaramonte Gulfi

Ragusa surroundings


Ragusa surroundings

Militello Val di Catania

Central Sicily


Siracusa surroundings