With beautiful weather, interesting attractions and many outdoor activities, Capo D’Orlando is a perfect choice for your next breakaway. A holiday rental home in Capo D’Orlando will provide you with all of the comforts of home whilst serving as a home base for all of your adventures.
There are plenty of fun and exciting activities for those on holiday to Capo D’Orlando. Consider a tour of Mt. Etna or simply explore the active volcano on your own. The beaches provide the opportunity for a variety of water sports including swimming, diving, fishing and boating. Of course, many who are on holiday to Capo D’Orlando just want to relax and spend their days sunning on the sandy beaches. Walking, Segway and bus tours are available. Some focus on history and culture, others on nature. There are also wine and food tours that allow visitors to taste local specialties of the region.
There are a number of interesting sites and attractions in and near Capo D’Orlando. The Messina region of Sicily was levelled by an earthquake in 1908. For that reason, those wishing to see ancient architecture will need to travel outside of Capo D’Orlando. Some of the nearby castles include Milazzo, Scaleta and Montelbano Elcona. There are interesting museums near Capo D’Orlando including many art and history museums. The Museum of Folk Arts and Tradition provides a glimpse into what life was like in Sicily hundreds of years ago. The Nubia Salt Museum features exhibits about salt mining and processing. This museum is housed in a 300-year-old salt house.
One of the reasons that many choose Capo D’Orlando for a breakaway is the mild weather. There are very hot days during the summer and chilly days during the winter, but the temperatures are milder than in other parts of the country. The average summer lows are between 17 and 19 degrees. The summer highs average between 31 and 32 degrees. During the spring it cools a bit with average low temperatures of between 12 and 16 degrees and average high temperatures of between 20 and 24 degrees. The temperatures drop during the winter months bring average low temperatures of between 5 and 7 degrees and average high temperatures of between 16 and 17 degrees. There is some rain each month. The winter is the wettest season and the summer is the driest.
The closest airport to Capo D’Orlando is Catania (CAT), which is about 70 km away. Another option is Palermo Airport (PMO), which is about 290 km from Capo D’Orlando. It is recommended that you have a car for use during your stay.