Cattolica Eraclea

Province of Agrigento

Cattolica Eraclea is a beautiful village rich in history and cultural traditions. 

Cattolica Eraclea was founded in 1612 by Blasco Isfar et Corillas who named the town Cattolica to honour the His Majesty King Filippo II. The village includes some beautiful monuments such as the Mother Church of Santo Spirito, erected in 1745, has a beautiful facade with a Baroque style; the Church of San Calogero, built in 1600; the Villa Paradiso is a charming holy places, where visitors and faithfuls can enjoy a breathtaking view of the island.

People live here:



Festa di San Giuseppe, holy festivity

How to get there:

By Car:

From Palermo

Get on SS624 and SS115 to Strada Provinciale 30/SP30 in Cattolica Eraclea. Take the exit towards Cattolica Eraclea from SS115. Continue on Strada Provinciale 30/SP30. Drive to Via Oreto/SP29, exit to the village.

From Caltanissetta

Drive from Strada Statale 640, Strada Statale 189/SS189 and Strada Statale 118/SS118 to Raffadali. Drive to SP29, exit to the village.

From Catania

Get on A19. Drive from SS626, Strada Statale 640 and Strada Statale 118/SS118 to Raffadali. Drive to SP29, exit to the village.

From Agrigento

Take Strada Statale 118/SS118 to SP29, exit to the village.


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Country House Casebianche  2* (Montallegro)                                                                                                                                          

Masseria Agnello (Realmonte)                                                                                                                                              

Hotel Verdura Resort di lusso  5* (Ribera)

B&B Villa del Sole  3*   (Agrigento)                                                                                                                                                 

Hotel Villa Romana 4*  (Porto Empedocle)


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C.da Piana Vizzi

Ph. +39 0922 847057

Ristorante Al Casale

Via Collegio, 52

Ph. +39 0922 849551

Ristorante A Mennula                                                                                                                                                                                                               

Contrada Collerotondo S.P.,  30

Mobile: +39 334 3462679

Ristorante Sabbia D’Oro   

Contrada Eraclea Minoa

Ph. +39 0922 846066


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