Exactly midway between Catania and Siracusa, the farm is at an elevation of 100 metres above sea level, lying among the lowest hills of the white Ibleo plain, only 8 km from the beauty of the sea at Brucoli and from other seaside resorts.
The agriturismo with its apartament furnished with great care and with typical Sicilian style, offers a stay between scent and mediterraneo colors.
The farmhouse covers an area of more than 100 hectares and a great variation of landscapes. Lovely green citrus groves alternate with olive groves and arid Sicilian pastures, the deep valley carved by the San Calogero river hosts numerous archaeological remains from the ?Castellucciana ? civilization (pre-Greek period) and a delightful woodland rich in Mediterranean flavour.
In this fascinanting atmosphere are placed the farmhouse's apartments, that are built in rural Sicilian style and period furniture. They offers more over modern comforts, infact each apartment has private bathroom, kitchen, television and heating.
The farmhouse has also the stable.
From this agriturismo is possible easily reach famous and important artistic and cultural town, as Siracusaonly far 30 km where there are Papyrus Museum, Neapolis Archaeological Park, Maniace Castle, the Cathedral, the San Giovanni and Vigna Cassia catacomb and many more beauty.
Augusta is an other important city far only 13 km, here you can visit Megara Iblea excavations.
Carlentini far 6 km, where it's possible visit Pale ontological Museum and Leontinoi excavations, and many more town as come Ragusa (100 km) , Noto (35 km), Lentini (8 km).
If you want instead a stay immerse in the beauty nature, near the agriturismo there are also reserve and oasis, as Cavagrande del Cassibile and Anapo Valley.
At last, it is again possible to take part to many important events of the Sicilian folklore, as the sea party and Assunta regatta to Siracusa, the summer carnival to Avola; the sea week to Portopalo and many more typical events.
Inform the agriturismo of any animals at the time of booking.
Owners will be held responsible for damage to property and persons.
Pleased to meet you, I am Carla and I am 28 years old.
I have been managing Tenuta San Calogero since 2012 with a colleague.
As well as we welcome the guests, we take care of the crops, we rear the animals.
I decided to manage an agriturismo because to meet new and interesting people all the time
Our guests especially like the chance to stay in a natural setting.