Destination guide

Why people love visiting historical Mascalucia

The area's monuments and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Mascalucia. This welcoming city has many special qualities. Angelo Massimino Stadium and Benedictine Monastery of San Nicolo are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, Vrbo has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Mascalucia

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Mascalucia a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Butterfly House (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Gioeni Park (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Fish Market (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Etnaland (6.9 mi / 11 km)
  • EtnAvventura (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Etna Cable Car (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Mascalucia

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Mascalucia is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Gioeni Park (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Botanical Garden of University of Catania (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Bellini Gardens (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Lungomare di Ognina (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Villa Pacini (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Cyclops Beach (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Mascalucia

The nearest airport is in Catania (CTA-Fontanarossa), located 8.2 mi (13.2 km) from the city centre.

Can I find a vacation rental around Mascalucia?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 1,554 vacation rentals near Mascalucia. From 639 flats & apartments to 796 houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Mascalucia for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

Can I rent Flats in Mascalucia?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 639 Flats in Mascalucia. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Mascalucia include:

  • Houses: 796 rentals available
  • Villas: 277 rentals available
  • Cottages: 12 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Chalets and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Mascalucia?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 341 vacation rentals with pool available in Mascalucia. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.