Chiaramonte Gulfi

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Chiaramonte Gulfi

Area: Ragusa surroundings

Chiaramonte Gulfi is an elegant town in the Iblei Mountains which enjoys a magnificent position and a wonderful panoramic view that goes from Etna to the Gulf of Gela. For this reason Chiaramonte Gulfi is known as The Balcony of Sicily.
The charming village is enriched by numerous churches, elegant palaces and characteristic alleys. But what distinguishes it from the other towns in the Val di Noto is the high concentration of museums. Chiaramonte Gulfi is in fact also known as the city of museums, it has 8 in total which make this village a very popular destination for art and history enthusiasts.
Chiaramonte Gulfi is famous throughout the world for its Monti iblei DOP olive oil and for its wines. The food par excellence is pork, which is cooked here with art and skill.

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 Chiaramonte Gulfi . The places are located at a maximum distance of about an half hour by car. Good fun!

Monterosso Almo

Ragusa surroundings


Ragusa surroundings


Ragusa surroundings

Licodia Eubea

Central Sicily

Interesting Facts

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