Adrano, Province of Catania, Sicilia

The town rises among hills covered with orange and lemon trees and pistachio plantation.


  • Altitude: 560 m a.s.l
  • Population: about 36,000 inhabitants in 2011
  • Zip/postal code: 95031
  • Dialing Area Code: +39 095
  • Patron Saint: St. Nicolò Politi, celebrated on 3 August; San Vincenzo martire, celebrated on 22 January


It was founded in th 6th century B.C. with the name of "Adranon", near the temple dedicatedto the god Adrano.

What to see

  • The Norman Castle
  • The Belvedere
  • The Monastery of Santa Lucia.