Montalbano Elicona

Things to do, attractions, interesting facts

Useful information to fully enjoy your visit to Montalbano Elicona . Attractions to see, Traditional Festival, events and things to do to have fun, food to taste, which items to buy, which interesting facts to know and where to stay on vacation in Montalbano Elicona .

Montalbano Elicona

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Montalbano Elicona is a beautiful village nestled in the Peloritani mountains, famous for its castle that stands on a rock overlooking the small town.
The village is made up of small houses, located on outcrop rock spurs, one leaning against the other, which create a picturesque labyrinth of late medieval alleys and overpasses.
In its territory is the Argimusco, a naturalistic and archaeological site, which represents one of the most mysterious and evocative places in Sicily.
A rich historical heritage, prehistoric remains and centuries-old woods characterize the village.


What to see

Attractions to see in Montalbano Elicona

Interesting Facts

Interesting and fun facts, mythology, legend, folk tales and more to know about Montalbano Elicona

Legend Praying Woman of Argimusco

Legend Praying Woman of Argimusco

The charm of the sculptures of Argimusco and in particular that of the "Praying Woman" has led to the birth of a legend.

Nearby Places

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


Messina surroundings

Novara di Sicilia

Messina surroundings


Messina surroundings

Sant'Angelo Di Brolo

Messina surroundings


Catania and Etna

Francavilla di Sicilia

Taormina surroundings