Acate is within easy reach of a diverse collection of Ragusa’s more popular attractions. Two attractions that should be on every visitor’s to-do list is the fascinating Castle of Donnafugata and the iconic Archeological Park of Kamarina. And if your schedule allows, be sure to visit the Church of San Francesco (Chiesa San Francesco and Palazzo Senatorio.
You’ll find some interesting museums, exhibits and venues in and around Acate. Wander through the exhibits and savor the quiet of the Museo Archeologico Regionale Ibleo.
There are many picturesque outdoor attractions here as well so make sure you enjoy the nearby green spaces. Stretch your legs and take the family to one of the local beaches, such as the Marina di Ragusa Beach.
Ragusa has a number of interesting sights including the Cathedral of San Giovanni Battista, Giardini Iblei and the Old Portale di San Giorgio. The Ragusa area is filled with reminders of the past; start your historic tour at the Staircase of Santa Maria del Monte in Caltagirone. Take the time to visit religious sites such as the Chiesa di San Giuseppe, the Church del Purgatorio and the Church of Santa Maria del Monte in Caltagirone. Admire the beautiful craftsmanship and gain an appreciation of the role religion in Acate.
To make the most of this fascinating part of the world, think about making a reservation close by in one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. Take your pick from the Donnafugata Golf Resort & Spa, the Mediterraneo Palace Hotel, or the Hotel Montreal.