Stunnning square and Basilica. The statue of the elephant at the centre of the square has become the symbol of Catania.
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nice place where you can see Duomo as well as interesting elephant sculpture and the city hall of Catania. The place becomes packed during the evenings. Nearby restaurants are good with acceptable prices.
Impossible to stand admiring the square without being pestered by touts trying to promote the land train. Only two cafes on the square itself, so failed to find a table more than once.
Practically here is the city center and there are also other attractions and restaurants. It's a place full of tourists and policemen. So you're safe, just paying attention to personal belongings. The monuments themselves are very impressive and is a place full of history that...More
Fantastic example of Sicilian baroque architecture! Really lovely. You don't need to spend a lot of time here but don't miss it!
The piazza is nice, quite frankly the nicest place of downtown Catania. The church of sant'agatha is a great visit and located in the piazza. It is free, but pay the 3€ to visit the dome to get a view of the city from up...More
Very nice and interestimg spot. The cathedral is beautiful. An other attraction is the elephant fountain. The fish and food market is just next it. Worth a visit