If you are looking for the ideal destination for a relaxing beach holiday, then the town of Altavilla Milicia, on the northern coastline of Sicily, is the ideal choice. An Altavilla Milicia holiday allows you to relax in peaceful surroundings, yet be well situated for visiting the many attractions that are present on the island. What's more, an Altavilla Milicia holiday rental villa offers stunning views of the Tyrrhenian Sea and comes complete with all the mod-cons you require for a pleasant stay.
Due to the fact that the town lies right on the shoreline, visitors will be able to enjoy a variety of water-based activities in the town such as swimming, water skiing, diving, surfing, sailing and bay fishing. Other types of activities are available in the immediate area surrounding Altavilla Milicia including golf, tennis, hiking, mountain biking, football, archery and quad biking.
Sicily has a lot of great places to visit for a day out and the town of Caltagirone should definitely not be omitted when on an Altavilla Milicia holiday. Caltagirone is only twenty minutes away by bus or car from Altavilla Milicia and has several great attractions worth seeing. Probably the most popular and spectacular is the Staircase of Santa Maria del Monte in the centre of the old town area. The monumental staircase has 142 steps and was started in 1608. Each step has different intricate decorative ceramic features, with various styles and figures. Caltagirone also has many great churches, a cathedral and a palace worth visiting if you have time.
Booking an Altavilla Milicia holiday rental villa means that you will be able to enjoy a fabulous Mediterranean climate, meaning that the town is mainly dry and warm throughout the summer months. Most travellers stay in Altavilla Milicia from June through to September when it can reach as warm as 30 degrees Celsius during the daylight hours. The lowest temperatures usually occur in January and February when it can drop to between 10 and 15 degrees Celsius. The rainfall amount for Altavilla Milicia for the year is approximately 15 inches.
Jetting off on an Altavilla Milicia holiday is very easy and most travellers will most likely arrive at Palermo Airport (PMO) which is just over 33 miles away from the town. Airlines that can provide cheap, regular flights to Palermo include Alitalia, KLM, BMI, Lufthansa and easyJet. Passengers can depart the UK from various airports including Edinburgh (EDI), Newcastle(NCL), Heathrow (LHR), Manchester (MAN) and Southampton (SOU).