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Piazza Duomo, Catania, Sicily, Italy
Centro Catania
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All reviews fish market elephant statue beautiful square baroque buildings via etnea big square gelato the heart of the city st agatha lava stone visit catania worth a visit the main square mt etna fountain church symbol
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Reviewed yesterday

What a grand & beautiful square with this stunning church as a focus surrounded by other grand buildings- The University etc. A treat- beats Cathedral Square in P'boro!

Thank Premolars208
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a magic square a great place to people watch and visit the sites. The Piazza is stunning and has some iconic sites along with locals at all hours enjoying breakfast in the amazing cafes with delicious typical pastries that then turn in to...More

Thank Florence U
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Full of atmosphere Hard to find a seat at the eatery’s surrounding the piazza Some interesting buildings

Thank sparkybat
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited the piazza today with friends. It is very large. Only a few restaurants in the square. Has a nice elephant statue that nobody knows the meaning behind the statue.

Thank wolf3728
Reviewed 6 days ago

Piazza Duomo has a wonderful fountain in the center, historical buildings, Churches, shops, restaurants, and bars. It is a wonderful place to sit, relax, and people watch.

Thank showmemo61
Reviewed 6 days ago

At the tourist centre of Catania this is an interesting place to visit and spend a few hours in the Piazza outside

Thank Jon_Janet
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a UNESCO site and you can understand why. So many impressive buildings to view. Great atmosphere both day and night.

Thank IAN D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good place to hang out and sit and watch the world go by. Nice cafes and lively old building surround the square. Need to watch out for occasional buses and cars which are allowed to enter the square.

Thank RRk11
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lively and cultured with shops and (rather dear) restaurants. It has a beautiful fountain and is the starting point for lovely long streets.

Thank reetpetite60
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped for a quick snack here as it is located very centrally and was close to where we were staying . I have had much better cannoli in New York I am sorry to say . Also the espresso was my least favorite of...More

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23 August 2018|
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Response from grahamthemagseller | Reviewed this property |
No, there no charges to go in the Square.. The best street to walk in, from the Square, is Via Etna. That's where the best shops and restaurants are.
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SILVANIA S
25 January 2018|
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Response from Turista2011054 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a big parking near the Piazza Duomo, not very expensive.
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CautiousCruiser
17 May 2016|
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Response from 160alessandrob | Reviewed this property |
Yes. It is really easy and close, just exit from the port, turn left and walk following the archs. You'll arrive at "Porta Uzeda" at your right. Cross it and you'll be there.
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