Viagrande is within easy reach of many of Catania - Etna’s well-known sights. Two attractions that should be at the top of every visitor’s to-do list is the fascinating Palazzo Musmeci and the iconic Piazza San Domenico. Two other interesting attractions you’ll find within a short distance of Viagrande are the Basilica di San Sebastiano and the Cathedral of Acireale.
Vacationers in Viagrande, keen to deepen their appreciation of this area, should head to the nearby museums and theaters. Explore, learn and discover in the various museums including the Museo Emilio Greco in Catania, the Museo del Giocattolo and the Bellini Civic Museum. Culture vultures can enjoy a night of great entertainment at venues such as the Massimo Bellini Theater in Catania.
Get active in nature at the many beautiful destinations nearby. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. Take some time out to enjoy the sounds of children playing in tranquil places such as the Botanical Garden of University of Catania in Catania.
There are many fascinating sights to see within Viagrande. Be sure to set aside enough time to see as many as possible during your visit. Blow the dust from the pages of Catania - Etna’s past by exploring some heritage sites, such as Norman Castle in Aci Castello, Porta Uzeda in Catania and Fontana dell'Elefante. Whatever your religious background, serenity and calm awaits at sacred places like the Church of San Giuliano in Catania and the Chiesa di San Nicolo l'Arena.
See Catania - Etna favourites, the Calcio Catania, do battle at the iconic Stadio Angelo Massimino, Catania. On game days follow the river of blue and re, to the stadium, then after the final siren sounds, join fellow sports lovers at a nearby pub, bar or cafe for a post-game drink.
For a real taste of Viagrande, think about booking your accommodation at one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. The Una Hotel Palace, the Excelsior Grand Hotel and the Grand Hotel Baia Verde, Aci Castello are among the most popular accommodation options here.