Province of Catania, Sicilia (Sicily) Region, Italy

The territory of the province is included between the Aetna, the highest active volcano in Europe, and the Ionian Sea, with a long lava coast, called Timpa, from Catania to Riposto.

There are many fine beach resorts, cliffs of remarkable altitude, up to 300 ft, and many sea grottos, amid a landscape of green bushes and trees of exceptional variety. Among the most picturesque resorts along the coast are Acitrezza with its sea rocks called faraglioni, Acqua ranni with its cliffs in lava stone, the fishing borough of Santa Maria La Scala.


Area: 3552 km² -- Population: about 1,000,000 inhabitants -- Zip/postal codes: -- Phone Area Codes: -- Car Plate: CT -- Communes: 58 communes -- Official website: http://www.provincia.ct.it/

The Comuni in the Province of Catania

Province of Catania

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