San Fratello

Things to do, attractions, interesting facts

San Fratello

Area: Messina surroundings

San Fratello is a small village in the Nebrodi Mountains, enclosed between the Inganno and Furiano streams.
Its origins are very ancient, it is believed that they can be found in the ancient Apollonia, a Greek city destroyed in the 3rd century BC. by Agathocles. The current inhabited area dates back to the 11th century when, at the behest of Adelasia, wife of Roger I, the city she founded was transferred and completely destroyed by a landslide in 1754, thus establishing a colony of Lombards.
The village is characterized by a particular regular road system, with houses built in smooth and squared stone and very valuable monuments.
Its territory falls within the Nebrodi Park, nature and the woods that surround it are almost entirely preserved in their natural state, giving fascinating glimpses.

What to eat

Typical food, local wines and drinks, traditional dish to taste in San Fratello

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

Best Offers of Vacation Rental, hotel, B&B where to sleep in San Fratello


Nearby Places

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


Messina surroundings

Sant'Agata di Militello

Messina surroundings

Militello Rosmarino

Messina surroundings

Alcara li Fusi

Messina surroundings