Things to see and do - Nicolosi
Nicolosi Travel guide
Nicolosi : Michelin's recommendations
Nicolosi is home to the headquarters of the South Etna mountain guides’ association and is considered to be the gateway to Etna. The village is the starting point for the picturesque route up to the Sapienza refuge, from where excursions leave for the final ascent of the volcano.
Tourist attractions Nicolosi : Things to see and do
I - 95030 Nicolosi
Etna was born in the Quaternary age (if you haven't swotted up on your geology that's around 500,000 years ago! ). There were 135 eruptions during ancient times! In the Middle Ages, the volcano seems to have been calmer, but still terrified the popul..
I - 95030 Nicolosi
The ascent can be from the south from Catania, via Nicolosi, or by the northeast face from Taormina via Linguaglossa. The former will take you up to an altitude of 3 000m near the grandiose Valle del Bove, hemmed in by walls of lava (1 200m high) and..
Piazza Cantoniera I - 95030 Nicolosi
The only hotel at an altitude of 2000 metres in the UNESCO Worl Heritage Site Etna Regional Park, Hotel Corsaro is 300 metres from the cable way and meeting point for excursions to the crater. Rooms offer free Wi-Fi and a satellite TV. The property f..
Viale Della Regione 18 I - 95030 Nicolosi
Hotel Alle Pendici offers free Wi-Fi and a Mediterranean garden, in Nicolosi, at the foot of Mount Etna. A breakfast of homemade Sicilian cakes and pastries is served daily. All rooms at the Pendici have a view of Mount Etna, or the Gulf of Catania...
Via Etnea, 163 I - 95030 Nicolosi
Hotel Biancaneve is set in the nature reserve at the foot of Mount Etna, just out of Nicolosi. This friendly hotel has its own sports and wellness facilities. Visiting Mount Etna is easy from here, with the cable car located a short drive away. The ..