Province of Catania

Linguaglossa is a tiny village framed by a wonderful natural environment characterized by the typical Mediterranean vegetation. 

Linguaglossa was founded in 1100 by a group of craftsmen coming from Genoa and Lombardy who moved to extract the resin from the trunks of pine trees. The village of Linguaglossa has a wonderful and impressive natural environment characterized by an extended green forest. The two most important monuments of the village are the the Church of Cappuccini which displays majestic statues and paintings dating back to the 18th century, and the Mother Church, made with local limestone and includes impressive works of art created by Leonardo Grasso in the 19th century.

People live here:



Festa dell’Etna (8/08): traditional festivity                                                                                                                   Domenica di San Martino ,food and wine festival

How to get there:

By Car:

From Catania

Get on Autostrada Messina-Catania exit Fiumefreddo di Sicilia. Take SS 120 to Randazzo, exit Linguaglossa.


Villa Neri Resort&SPA  Hotel 5*

Shalai Resort  4*

Country House Valle Galfina

Country House Arrigo 3*

B&B Da Rosa 

B&B Casa Mauro

Il Nido dell’Etna 3* 

Mareneve Resort 4*

Borgata Baldazza Agriturismo Etna  4*

B&B Villa Refe 3*


Shalai Restaurant

Pizzeria L’Altro Royal 

Via Roma, 161

Ph. +39 095 643058

Gastronomia L’Aurora

Via Umberto I, 127

Ph. +39 095 647003


Via Umberto, 96/98

Ph. +39 095 777 4333

Le Dodici Fontane

Borgata Baldazza

Valle Galfina

Chalet delle Ginestre

Trattoria Lingua Grossa

Via Guglielmo Marconi, 100

Mobile: +39 320 864 9723

Rifugio Ragabo


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