Places to visit in South East Sicily

  • Beaches and Coasts

    Sand and rocks, equipped beaches, deserts and unknown places, animated depth and compelling dives. Take time off and enjoy the beach in Val di Noto.

  • Nature Charm

    A marine protected area and several important nature reserves offer many landscapes in southeast Sicily: sea and mountains, rivers and countryside.

  • The Unesco Late Baroque Towns

    Eight cities in southeast Sicily (Caltagirone, Catania, Militello Val di Catania, Modica, Noto, Palazzolo Acreide, Ragusa and Scicli) are in UNESCO World Heritage List.

  • The Small Town Charm

    Small charming towns, fishing villages by the sea, small rural villages in the countryside, silent alleys. Immerse yourself in the real essence of South Eastern Sicily.

  • Visit the main cities

    The major centers of the Baroque of southeast Sicily, the main cities of Baroque Unesco, attract visitors from all over the world thanks to their cultural wealth.

  • Archaeological Itineraries

    History waiting to be discovered, archeology, traces of Ancient Greece temples, ancient theaters and museums guard the indelible remains of this glorious past.


recommended trails
  • The road of tuna fisheries

    Discovering evocative seaside villages, lovely beaches and ancient tuna fisheries: Syracuse, Avola, Vendicari, Marzamemi and even further south, until that last part of Europe, Portopalo di Capo Passero.

  • Discovering Hyblean Mountains

    A trail that explores villages rich in history, like Buccheri, Ferla, Monterosso Almo, Chiaramonte Gulfi. Along the road that runs through the Hyblaean plateau, wherever you look you will see nature expressed in all its beauty.

  • In viaggio con Montalbano

    Un affascinante diario di viaggio dalla Casa di Montalbano, lungo i borghi della costa e le città di Ragusa, Modica, Scicli e Noto. Sulle tracce di suggestioni, sapori e luoghi scelti come set negli episodi della serie TV del più famoso commissario d’Italia.


places to visit