Province of Catania

Belpasso is a tiny medieval village located in the Province of Catania.

The first village of Belpasso was founded in 1305 and named Malpasso. Later in 1456, Don Guglielmo Raimondo Moncada Count of Adernò, bought the feudal town and ruled it with his son Francesco until the end of the 16th century building the old town centre. The most important monuments of the village are the Fenice Theatre; the Mother Church and the Santuario Madonna della Rocca which is considered as an important place of worship where it is possible to visit two ancient natural caves.

People live here:



Festa da Muntagna (27/09) food festival                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Sagra del Fico d’India (16-18/10)food festival                                                                                                                                                                                  I Carri di Santa Lucia(11-12/12) traditional festival

How to get there:

By Car:

From Catania

Get on Superstrada Paternò – Catania/SS121 to Via Valcorrente in Belpasso. Take exit Zona Industriale from Superstrada Paternò – Catania/SS121. Continue to Via Roma/Strada Provinciale 14/SP14. Continue straight onto Via Roma/Strada Provinciale 14/SP14. Turn left onto Via XIX Traversa/SP4/11.

From Syracuse

Get on A18/E45 to Superstrada Paternò – Catania/SS121 in Misterbianco. Take exit Misterbianco from A18/E45. Continue on Superstrada Paternò – Catania/SS121. Take Strada Provinciale 14/SP14 to Via XIX Traversa/SP4/11 in Belpasso.


B&B Prima Classe

Hotel Il Conte dell’Etna 3*

B&B 5 Sensi

B&B La Cisterna

Via Antonio Meucci, 10, 95032 Belpasso CT, Italy

Mobile: +39 335 526 7875

B&B We Love Sicily

Via XVIII Traversa 49

95032 Belpasso, Italy


Villa Rigoletto

A Putia di Nonno Biagio

Casale del Notaio

Pizzeria Rossopomodoro

Feudo San Vito

Masseria pezza del Medico – Azienda Agricola – Soc Coop a r.l

Strada Provinciale, km7, 95032 Contrada Reina CT, Italy

Mobile:+39 345 215 5656

Restaurants Feudo Delizia

The Eight Horses Pub

Via III Retta di Levante, 267, Belpasso CT, Italy

Agriturismo Oasi di Francesca

Contrada Finocchiara Snc, SP208, 95032 Belpasso CT, Italy

Mobile:+39 338 708 9401

Pizzeria Ego Pub 

Via Regina Elena, 1, Belpasso CT, Italy

Ph.+39 095 913097

Grande Pizza Qui Di Modica Angelo & C. S.A.S.

Via Fiume, 46, 95032

Ph.+39 095 917140

Il Casale Dell’Etna

Strada Provinciale 56ii, 95032

Ph.+39 095 797 7996

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