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TOURS & ITINERARIES

A selection of some points of interest in the surroundings. Visit them on your own or let us arrange some tours for you to fully enjoy the territory.

Beaches in the nearby:

  1. Sampieri – 5 mins
  2. Donnalucata – 10 mins
  3. Marina di Modica – 15 mins
  4. Marina di Ragusa – 20 mins
  5. Kamarina – 40 mins
  6. Marzamemi – 55 mins
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Donnalucata
2
Sampieri
3
Marina di Modica
4
Marina di Ragusa
5
Kamarina
6
Marzamemi
7
Riserva di Vendicari

History & Culture

8 late Baroque towns in Val di Noto, part of the UNESCO World Heritage:

  • Scicli – 2 mins
  • Modica – 15 mins
  • Ragusa – 30 mins
  • Noto – 50 mins
  • Palazzolo Acreide – 1 h – 15 mins
  • Caltagirone – 1 – 20 mins
  • Militello – Val di Catania – 1 h – 25 mins
  • Catania – 1 h 45mins

Pozzallo: ancient maritime village – 25 mins

Ispica: town of late Baroque and Liberty architecture & the Archeological Park of Cava d’Ispica – 35 mins

Giarratana: ancient village on the top of Hyblaean Mountains – 50 mins

Portopalo di Capo Passero: ancient fishing village with the oldest tuna cannery in Europe and the Tafuri Castle – 55 mins

Avola: ancient and late Baroque town – 1 h

Sortino: Baroque town famous for the honey production – 1 h 30 mins vanno corrette le seguenti cose anche nel sito in italiano:

Sport activities

  • Horse-riding
  • Walking
  • Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Kite Surfing
  • Windsurfing

Excursions

  • Nature Reserve of Vendicari – 55 mins
  • Nature Reserve Pantalixa, Valle dell’Anapo & Torrente Cava Grande – 1h – 30 mins

Wine & Food

  • PDO Caciocavallo ragusano
  • PDO Cosaruciaro beans
  • Chocolate of Modica
  • Hyblaean Mountains PDO olive oil
  • Extra vergin olive oil of Frigintini, made with a local type of olive called “Moresca”
  • Avola Almond (Pizzuta)
  • Honey of the Hyblaean mountains
  • Typical “Lumera” pizza of Val di Noto
  • Pachino tomatoes
  • Ricotta of Val di Noto
  • Local sausage of Palazzolo Acreide
  • Sesame of Ispica
  • Moscato wine of Noto
  • Nero d’Avola wine