Things to do, attractions, interesting facts


Provincia: SR - Area: Siracusa surroundings

Solarino rises in the Val d'Anapo, the extreme eastern offshoot of the Iblei Mountains which slope down towards the Syracuse plain.
Although this territory has been inhabited since prehistoric times, the first certain news about Solarino dates back to 1296 when it is counted as baronial fiefdom. Before then, history merges with tradition and sees the figure of San Paolo preaching in these places during the three-day stop that the latter made in Syracuse in the spring of the year 61.
Just as the history of Solarino is linked to the figure of Saint Paul, the main sites of interest are also linked to the tradition and cult of the Patron Saint and are known as Pauline places.

What to eat

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

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 Solarino


Nearby Places

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


Siracusa surroundings


Siracusa surroundings

Priolo Gargallo

Siracusa surroundings

Canicattini Bagni

Siracusa surroundings