Located in the Province of Catania on the Italian island of Sicily is the wonderful town of Nicolosi. A Nicolosi holiday will appeal to several different types of traveller, specifically those who like a rural location for some peace but who also want to be close by to where the action is. A Nicolosi holiday rental house will not only provide some fabulous views of the renowned volcano, Mount Etna, it will also ensure that visitors have all of the mod-cons and comforts of home.
The biggest advantage of choosing a Nicolosi holiday is that you can choose to be as active or as in active as you like. The Mount Etna Regional Park is right on the doorstep of the town providing a range of activities such as hiking, mountain biking, skiing, ice skating, mountaineering and rock climbing. Activities that are available immediately in Nicolosi include horse riding, cycling, walking, tennis and swimming.
If you choose to head out from your Nicolosi holiday rental house for the day then it is worthwhile heading north west to the town of Adrano. To start with there are some wonderful ruins of a Greek settlement just east of Adrano as well as the impressive Norman castle which was built in the centre of the town in 1070 by order of Roger I. Inside the castle is an interesting archaeological museum which displays finds from all over the province of Catania. Lastly, stop by the Villa Comunale, a public park situated opposite a monastery which is home to beautiful palm trees that are several decades old.
If you are now convinced that booking a fantastic Nicolosi holiday rental house is the right way to go then you will be even more delighted to learn that you can expect to enjoy some fabulous weather whilst on your trip too. The warmest months of the year to have a Nicolosi holiday are usually July and August when the temperature can soar to a blistering 32°C. The winter months of January and February see the temperature drop to between a reasonable 13° and 21°C. The annual rainfall amount for the town is 12 inches.
Travel to Nicolosi, Italy Travellers on a Nicolosi holiday can land at Catania-Fontanarossa Airport (CTA) which is approximately 18 miles away from the town. Airlines offering regular, affordable flights to Catania include easyJet, British Airways, KLM and Thomson Airways. Passengers can depart from several UK airports such as Manchester (MAN), London Gatwick (LGW), Aberdeen (ABZ), Newcastle(NCL) and Leeds (LBA).