Things to do, attractions, interesting facts


Provincia: CT - Area: Taormina surroundings

Calatabiano offers a rich historical and cultural heritage dating back to different eras, each of which has left evidence of high value. The symbol of Calatabiano is the Arab-Norman Castle which rises imposingly dominating the Alcantara valley and offering a breathtaking view on Taormina on one side and on Etna on the other. Calatabiano is a land rich in traditions, the result of a fruitful intertwining of great civilizations, cultures and different dominations.
Calatabiano also offers a beautiful blue and clear sea with one of the most beautiful beaches of sand and pebbles in eastern Sicily.

What to eat

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

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 Calatabiano


Nearby Places

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

Fiumefreddo di Sicilia

Taormina surroundings

Giardini Naxos

Taormina surroundings

Piedimonte Etneo

Catania and Etna


Taormina surroundings

Interesting Facts

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