Many of Catania - Etna’s most popular attractions are located close to Pedara, making it a smart choice as a place to base yourself during your visit. Two attractions that should be at the top of every visitor’s list is the fascinating Palazzo Musmeci and the ever-popular Piazza San Domenico. Two other recommended attractions within a short distance of Pedara are the Basilica di San Sebastiano and the Cathedral of Acireale.
If the sun is shining, do what the locals do and head outside to the nearby green spaces. There are some great green escapes, so why not take a break in the Botanical Garden of University of Catania in Catania.
Some popular Catania - Etna attractions are within driving distance of the Pedara area, such as Piazza Roma in Catania and Parco Gioeni. Brush up on Catania - Etna’s history by visiting Norman Castle in Aci Castello.
If you love to ski, grab your googles, scarf and skis and head to the Etna Cable Car in Nicolosi for the best runs around Catania - Etna.
Sports lovers should get tickets for nearby Stadio Angelo Massimino, Catania to see the Calcio Catania doing battle with visiting teams. On game days follow the sea of blue and re, to the stadium, then after the full-time hooter blows, join local soccer lovers at a nearby pub, bar or cafe and relive the action over a friendly drink or two.
When it’s time to put your feet up after a busy day discovering the charming streets of Pedara, check in to one of the area’s convenient accommodation options. The Grand Hotel Baia Verde, Aci Castello, the Sheraton Catania Hotel & Conference Center, Aci Castello and the Villa del Bosco & VdB Next Hotel and Event Living are just three of the many great places to stay around here.