Throughout the year, Giarre is a beautiful place to holiday. There are many interesting attractions for the whole family as well as a number of out or doors activities available any time of the year. A holiday rental home in Giarre will provide you with all of the comforts of home whilst giving you a place to land after days full of adventures.
No matter what time of the year you plan a holiday to Giarre, there will be plenty of activities to keep you busy. The warmer months may find you and other travellers relaxing on the shore of nearby Praiola Beach. Just 1 km from Giarre, getting to the beach takes just minutes. Spend the day sunning, watching the kids splash in the surf or take part in other water sports, such as fishing or kayaking. Nearby Mount Etna provides many opportunities for activities. This active volcano is the highest mountain in Sicily. It draws adventure seekers from all over the world. During the warm months, visitors take part in volcano treks. Group treks are available, but those who want a more personal experience hire a knowledgeable local guide.If you visit during the colder months, you can ski on Mount Etna. What a thrill to be able to say that you went skiing on an active volcano!
A holiday to Giarre should include at least one day spend exploring the ancient ruins. There are many fascinating examples, such as the ruins of the Roman Amphitheatre located at the Piazza Stesicoro. The Catania Street Market is a wonderful way to see how business done hundreds of years ago. Vendors line the street selling everything from food items to souvenirs. For a more “touristy” attraction, consider a visit to Etnaland Waterpark. They offer a number of water slides, pools and other attractions to help the whole family cool off on one of those hot Sicilian days.
Whilst there is some variation in temperatures from season to season, the weather in Giarre is mild throughout the year. No matter the time of year that you choose to holiday to Giarre, you will find pleasant temperatures. During the summer, the average high temperature can reach as high as 32 degrees. The spring cools down nicely and offers average highs of about 18 degrees. Winter temperatures are just a degree or two cooler. Giarre is a wonderful place to visit should you want to escape cold or rainy weather during the fall or winter months.
The closest airport to Giarre is Catania Fontanarossa Airport (CTA), located about 40 km away. This airport is quite well-serviced and offers flights to and from many locations. It is recommended that you have a car for use during your stay.