Defined by a stunning cathedral amid a captivating medieval centre, Modica holidays will transport you to a fascinating Sicilian city with attractions and marvels spread across countless streets and within endless squares.
Of all of Sicily’s grand and monument-filled cities, few come as picturesque and engrossing as Modica, captivating both culture vultures and history buffs, while lovers of food and sunshine will also get their fill of rewards from this typically Italian destination. The architectural feats of this remarkable city are unrivalled elsewhere on the island, and simply meandering around the maze of streets and squares during your holidays to Modica will see you encountering structures well worthy of a snap or two on your camera.
Sicily at its most magnificent
The Cathedral of San Giorgio is by far the most incredible site in Modica, towering high above the city skyline and functioning as the central heart of the city. Visiting the cathedral is a must, and it is just as impressive inside as it is from the outside, particularly at night when the entire structure is illuminated in a golden glow. Beyond this grand architecture, wandering around the beautiful Baroque town will reveal several more treats and treasures to you, including the charming Church of St Peter and the Conti Castle.
After ducking into a church or two, make sure you visit some of the museums on offer to you during your holidays in Modica, and of course sampling some of the delicious cuisine in one of the several restaurants or cafes that populate the city. If you fancy adding a dose of sun, sand and sea to your travels, make sure you pay a visit to the nearby Marina di Modica where you will be blessed by the beauty of the coast.