Giarre Vacation Packages
Giarre is near a range of colorful Catania - Etna’s more popular attractions. Among the most popular attractions here are the fascinating Basilica di San Pietro and the fantastic Etna Park Visitor Center. Two other interesting attractions that are located close by Giarre are the Marina di Cottone Beach and Recanati Beach.
Giarre has a number of museums and theaters within easy reach that allow visitors to really get a feel for the area. There are plenty of excellent destinations to take the family for a few hours including the Taormina Archaeological Museum in Taormina. Book in for a spectacular show at the Taormina Roman Odeon in Taormina. If you enjoy art museums and galleries, enjoy the exhibits at the Museum of Art and Popular Traditions in Taormina.
There are many picturesque outdoor attractions here as well so make sure you enjoy the chance to get outdoors. Stare out over the water and go for a long walk at one of the local beaches, for example Spisone Beach in Taormina, the Giardini Naxos Beach and Lido Mazzarò. The natural parks such as Alcantara Gorge in Motta Camastra, give visitors an insight into the animals and plants that flourish in the region.
If you have time in and around Giarre, stop by Baroque Fountain in Taormina, the Basilica di San Sebastiano in Acireale and the Piazza San Domenico. The Catania - Etna area is filled with reminders of the past; start your historic tour at Palazzo Corvaja in Taormina, Torre dell'Orogio and Saraceno Castle. If your spirit could do with a little renewal, serenity and calm awaits at sacred places like the Church of San Domenico in Taormina and the Chiesa Santa Caterina.
One of the best ways to experience the countryside is to grab your golf bag and head to the area’s popular golf links like the Il Picciolo Golf Club in Castiglione di Sicilia.
If you enjoy winter sports, grab your googles, scarf and skis and head to the Etna Cable Car in Nicolosi for the best slopes around Catania - Etna.
Sports lovers should head to Stadio Angelo Massimino, Catania to see the Calcio Catania taking on visiting rivals. On game days the stadium is filled with blue and re, as local soccer lovers gather to cheer on their home-grown heroes.
To really get to know Giarre, think about making a reservation close by in one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. The Atahotel Capotaormina, the Hilton Giardini Naxos and the Hotel Villa Belvedere, Taormina are just some of the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.