What to see in Catania in 60 minutes

What to see in Catania in 60 minutes wants to help all those people who for one reason or another are in Catania and don’t have much time.

Before starting with the itinerary recommended by SicilianMagpie, an important aspect must be emphasized. The route includes very short stops in the monuments (between 3 and 5 minutes). 

Ready? Let’s go!!!

Departure from Piazza Duomo

La The most important square in the city where it is located find The Elephant, symbol of Catania and beauty of the Duomo. If we place ourselves facing the Duomo (Cathedral), with Palazzo dei Chierici at our right hand and the Palazzo degli Elefanti on the left side.

Walking along Via Etnea, the main artery of the city, we will find at 120 meters  from our departure point Piazza Università and we will see the Palazzo Università on the left.

Continuing with “What to see in Catania in 60 minutes” continuing along Via Etnea, 75 meters further on the left, we will find the Collegiate Basilica.

Walking straight the same street, at 250 meters we can see the Church of San Michele Arcangelo ai Minoriti on the left side.

Still on Via Etnea, going up another 250 meters, you’ll reach Piazza Stesicoro and on your left you will find the Roman amphitheater.

Going up the square, with the amphitheater on the right, in front you will see the church of San Biagio.

With the church at the back going down towards Via Etnea we find ourselves immediately on the right Via Manzoni. Walking a short distance, we must take the second street on the right, Via Penninello, a small street full of clubs, at the top of this we find the stairs that will lead to via Crociferi. (It seems difficult but in reality it takes about 5 minutes 300 meters).

Via Crociferi, the street of the baroque, full of wonderful monuments. Going through it we will find ourselves in Via Vittorio Emanuele, 100 meters from the Duomo located on our left.

We end the tour of So we returned to the starting point.

We hope you enjoyed the ride !!!

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Finiamo così il tour di Cosa vedere a Catania in 60 minuti Così siamo tornati al punto di partenza.

Speriamo vi sia piaciuto il giro!!! 

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