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Modica, Sicily


Antica Dolceria Bonajuto

The original and still most famous chocolate company in Modica. This should be your first stop on your chocolate pilgrimage. Free samples and bars for sale.

Duomo di San Giorgio

Baroque church worth the long climb to upper Modica.

Via San Michele 5, 97015, Modica, Sicily, Italy

Chiesa di San Pietro

Right on the main street of Modica. Church has a fantastic interior.

Corso Umberto I 120, 97015, Modica, Sicily, Italy

Museo della Memoria

Museum of WWII artifacts. Open by appointment only.

Via Sorda Sampieri 46/D, 97015, Modica, Sicily, Italy

Casa delle Farfalle

Butterfly house in Modica is a prime spot for families.

Piazza Matteotti | Ex Caserma dei Carabinieri, 97015, Modica, Sicily, Italy

Area Archeologica di Cava d'Ispica

Archeological site with fascinating cave dwellings.

Contrada Cava Ispica | S.P. Modica-Cava Ispica snc, 97015, Modica, Sicily, Italy

Santa Maria delle Scale (St. Mary of the Stairs)

As the name implies, be ready to climb some stairs. Fantastic view.

Via XXIV Maggio, 97100 Ragusa

Duomo di Ragusa, Cattedrale di San Giovanni Battista aka the Ragusa Cathedral

Lovely baroque church with, yes, more steps.

Piazza San Giovanni, 97100, Ragusa, Sicily, Italy

Scalinata di Santa Maria del Monte

Staircase decorated with wonderful ceramic tiles in Caltagirone.

Scala Santa Maria del Monte, 11, 95041 Caltagirone CT, Italy

Chiesa di santa Maria del Monte

Church at the stop of the staircase. Climb the bell tower for the best view of the city. Often closed afternoons.

Via Ex Matrice, 113, 95041 Caltagirone CT, Italy

Museo Regionale della Ceramica

Ceramics museum featuring work from 5,000 years ago to modern times.

Via Roma - Teatrino del Bonaiuto | Giardini Pubblici, 96041, Caltagirone, Sicily, Italy