Along the coast, you can meet delightful seaside villages (Punta Secca, Marina di Ragusa, Cava D’Aliga, Sampieri, Pozzallo).
The nearby seaside resorts offer long and wide beaches (10 km), where you will find golden thin sand, rocks and small charming bays.
From the historical point of view the district is famous for the Sicilian baroque: Ragusa, Scicli, Modica, Militello val di Catania, Palazzolo Acreide, Noto, Caltagirone and Catania are all inserted in the UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE LIST.
MARINA DI RAGUSA (km 4): beaches, movida, shopping
SAMPIERI (km 4): lovely village, beaches, discoteques
PUNTASECCA (km 8): village, beaches, Montalbano’s house
POZZALLO (km 12): village, shopping, fish market, hydrofoil to Malta
MARZAMEMI (km 55): lovely village, tuna fish factory, good restaurants
Historical and Artistic Destinations
SCICLI (8 km): Sicilian baroque
KAMARINA (15 km): the ramains of the ancient Greek town, necropolis and archeological museum
MODICA (19 km): Sicilian baroque, typical Modican chocolate
DONNAFUGATA (24 km): castle and park
CAVE D’ISPICA (26 km): wide prehistoric caves
RAGUSA IBLA (32 km): Sicilian baroque
NOTO (52 km): Sicilian baroque
SIRACUSA (85 km): Dyonisus’ Ear, Greek theatre, Ortigia with Aretusa fountain
CALTAGIRONE (86 km): artistic pottery
PIAZZA ARMERINA (100 km): the Roman villa with wonderful mosaics