When deciding on a destination for a holiday, some want pleasant weather. Others want fabulous food or a good number of interesting attractions. Fiumefreddo offers all of that plus a variety of outdoor activities and lovely beaches. A holiday rental home in Fiumefreddo will put you close to many of the most popular attractions. Each home is very well-appointed, so you will have everything that you need during your stay.
Fiumefreddo is situated on the coast. That means those on holiday to the area have plenty of beautiful beaches nearby. Enjoy swimming, boating, fishing and all manner of other water related activities. Hiking, tennis and history tours are also popular choices. Sicilian cuisine is considered by many to be some of the best in the country. Visit a variety of eateries so that you can sample different dishes. Be sure to save room for dessert! Consider taking a daytrip to a nearby winery or vineyard. Participate in a wine tasting or just enjoy the lush, beautiful grounds.
Fiumefreddo is home to many interesting attractions including churches and a lovely nature reserve. There are also a number of other historic buildings. Gravino’s family castle was built around 1500. The Church of Holy Immaculate Mary was constructed in the late 19th century and the Castle of the Slaves was completed in the 17th century. The Nature Reserve is a fabulous spot for bird spotting. Hundreds of species frequent here including barn owls, Kingfishers and wild ducks.
The weather in Fiumefreddo is pleasant, even during the winter. In the summer, you will enjoy warm, sunny days, perfect for enjoying the many available activities in the out of doors. During the winter, the average low temperatures are between 5° and 7° C and the average highs are between 16° and 17° C. During the spring, the average low temperatures are between 8° and 11° C and the highs are between 18° and 20° C. During the summer, the average lows are 16° to 19° C and average highs are 28° to 32° C. There is very little rain during the summer months, typically between 5 and 10 mm per month. During the winter, there is between 65 and 90 mm per month.
The closest airport to Fiumefreddo is Catania Fontana Rossa Airport (CTA), which is about 37 km away. Another option is Sigonella Airport (NSY), located 49 km from Fiumefreddo. It is recommended that you have a car for use during your stay.