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Caltagirone Destination Guide

Discover Caltagirone in Italy!

Caltagirone in the region of Sicily with it's 37,373 habitants is a town located in Italy - some 339 mi (or 546 km) South of Rome, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Caltagirone

Local time in Caltagirone is now 11:02 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Rome" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Sousse, Syracuse, San Pietro, San Michele di Ganzaria, San Cono or Mazzarrone. When in this area, you might want to check out Santa Maria di Gesu, Case Frasca, Casa Franco and Caltagirone as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

36°C / 96 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Evening Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Night Temperature 16°C / 61 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 29%
Air Pressure 993.9 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Saturday, 21st of July 2018
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 35°C (94 °F)
Night: 18°C (64 °F)
Sunday, 22nd of July 2018
Few clouds, gentle breeze.
Few clouds Day: 35°C (95 °F)
Night: 22°C (72 °F)
Monday, 23rd of July 2018
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 30°C (86 °F)
Night: 24°C (75 °F)

Videos

Sicily 2006 - Caltagirone (00:03:47)

03:48 min ( May 01, 2011 by Paul Pesie)
Views: 317 - Rating: 5/5

Sicily - Caltagirone : city of brightly painted ceramics and her famous 17th C "Scala di Santa Maria de Monte" - a long flight of steps decorated with multicoloured ceramic majolico tiles. (00:03:47) ...

Cimitero di Caltagirone

04:39 min ( September 27, 2009 by Skandinavikmixture)
Views: 670 - Rating: 5/5

Il Cimitero Monumentale di Caltagirone


Shooting my Cugir PSL - Romak 3 at 100 m...

02:46 min ( February 22, 2010 by Michael Spiteri)
Views: 2,303 - Rating: 5/5

Caltagirone shooting range, Sicily 15

Tour Caltagirone in Apecalessino

00:26 min ( June 19, 2009 by apecalessino)
Views: 1,175 - Rating: 0/5

Un divertentissimo tour in apecalessino per i carruggi di Caltagirone


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Interesting facts about this location

Mineo (meteorite)

There are only 4 witnessed fall pallasite meteorites in the world and Mineo is one of them. It was also the first pallasite meteorite from Italy.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 37.24, 14.51 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:1826 in Italy, 1826 in science, Geology of Italy, Meteorites found in Italy, Sicily

Roman Catholic Diocese of Piazza Armerina

The Italian Catholic diocese of Piazza Armerina is in Sicily. It is a suffragan of the archdiocese of Agrigento.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 37.24, 14.51 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Religious organizations established in 1917, Roman Catholic dioceses and prelatures established in the 20th century, Roman Catholic dioceses in Italy

Villa Romana del Casale

Villa Romana del Casale is a Roman villa built in the first quarter of the 4th century and located about 3 km outside the town of Piazza Armerina, Sicily, southern Italy. Containing the richest, largest and most complex collection of Roman mosaics in the world, it is one of 44 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Italy.

More reading: Villa Romana del Casale homepage
Located at 37.24, 14.51 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Sicily, Mosaics, Roman villas in Italy, World Heritage Sites in Italy

Lago di Ogliastro

The Lago di Ogliastro is an artificial lake in the province of Enna and the province of Catania, Sicily, Italy. The lake gets its waters from the river Gornalunga.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 37.24, 14.51 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Lakes of Sicily

Akrillai

Akrillai (Ἀκριλλάι in Greek and Acrillae in Latin) was an ancient Greek colony located in the modern province of Ragusa where the Sicilian town of Chiaramonte Gulfi stands today. The ruins of the old colony can be found in the contrada Piano del Conte-Morana and Piano Grillo. A necropolis dating from the 6th-5th century BC has been identified in the contrada Paraspola-Pirruna.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 37.24, 14.51 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 17 mi away.
Tags:Ancient Greek cities, Ancient Greek sites in Italy, Archaeological sites in Sicily, Dorian colonies in Magna Graecia, Former populated places in Italy, Province of Ragusa, Syracusian colonies

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