Santa Domenica Vittoria

Things to do, attractions, interesting facts

Santa Domenica Vittoria

Provincia: ME - Area: Messina surroundings

Santa Domenica Vittoria is a small village located along the eastern border of the Nebrodi Park, not far from the source of the Alcantara river.
The town is of feudal origin and dates back to the 17th century. The oldest memories are linked to the possession that the Spadaforas had from the Barons of Maletto in the 14th century. The town took on its current name in 1628, as a fiefdom of the Pagano family who purchased it from the marquis of Roccella, Michele Spadafora Maniaci.
The small village is located in a place of notable naturalistic interest: located at the gates of the park of Nebrodi is one of the best observation points of the northern side of Etna. Furthermore, the low light pollution makes the area a privileged observation point of the starry sky for amateur photographers and astronomers.

What to eat

Typical food, local wines and drinks, traditional dish to taste in Santa Domenica Vittoria

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 Santa Domenica Vittoria


Nearby Places

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


Catania and Etna


Messina surroundings

Montalbano Elicona

Messina surroundings


Catania and Etna