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I Faraglioni Di Acitrezza

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Open today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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Incredible mind blowin spot with these lava rocks created by a passed Etna eruption and located... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
PeppeCT92
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Malta
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I came here not knowing of it on a tour bus from Catania. What a super surprise. Lovely promenade... read more

Reviewed 15 November 2018
ian_dempster
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Wigan, United Kingdom
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Lungomare Di Acitrezza, Catania, Acitrezza, Aci Castello, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Incredible mind blowin spot with these lava rocks created by a passed Etna eruption and located straight in front of Acitrezza sea side walk. Even better at sunset. You can ask some fisher man to take you around them or explore the close by "Isola...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank PeppeCT92
Reviewed 15 November 2018 via mobile

I came here not knowing of it on a tour bus from Catania. What a super surprise. Lovely promenade and to see the Cyclops rocks was an unexpected treat. The rocks make for great pictures.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ian_dempster
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Great views , beautiful walk along the seafront, is extremely romantic in the evening , nice bars and restaurants around , and the stone beach is impeccable

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank kellyc274
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Homer has a curious story about the manner in which they became detached, towards the end of the ninth book of the Odyssey. When Odysseus visited Sicily it was inhabited by the Cyclopes, said to have had only one eye, on the forehead. Odysseus encounters...More

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank papuzza
Reviewed 12 June 2018

As we could not access the castle our tour guide arranged extra time to enjoy a stroll here, enjoy the scenery and the fishing boats and marvel at the lava rock formations. Great for photographs or background for a selfie. We even had the pleasure...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Dan L
Reviewed 27 May 2018

This is an amazing, unmissable spot in the area. Lovely spots where to have an aperitivo and amazing restaurants all around. A must go place!

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank SamRomeLondon
Reviewed 14 May 2018

lovely stroll along the shoreline, the lungomare and see the fishing boats with the background of the Faraglioni. Better still to take a local small boat and have a 20 minute round going round these small islands and finding time to actually go on one...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Suzanne C
Reviewed 13 April 2018

We've stayed for one week in Catania and went for short trips, as we were with our 2 years old son and couldn't make long trips. One of the trip was to Acitrezza, 30-40 minutes away on the coast of Catania, with the bus from...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank Dandraaa
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

We where on our way to Taormina and we stopped for a beer in Aci castello and it’s a lovely fishing village with restaurants coffee shops famous kiosks that sells drinks and some snacks with a picturesque views of species of large rocks and a...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Lawrence C
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Nice experience to view the fariglioni. Weather was beautiful and we could experience the beauty of the place.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Tonio C
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jazzi966
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Response from BrianInStrasbourg | Reviewed this property |
There is a bus running from Catania to Aci Trezza via Aci Castello around once per hour. I stayed in a hotel beteen Catania and Aci Trezza and often caught it. Look at the website of the Catania bus company. Unfortunately... More
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