Fontane Bianche beach

Fontane Bianche Beach is located in a small provincial town near Syracuse. It got its name thanks to the many small fountains, that make their way from the white cliffs. The coastline is small and narrow, but this does not bother the guests of Fontane Bianca.

Beach description

It is possible to get to Fontane Bianche beach by car from Syracuse, the journey time is only 15 minutes. Another option is by train, from the railway platform down the street in just 10 minutes. Along the way, there are cottages behind high fences, covered with flowering vegetation. Overcoming a short distance, you find yourself on a stunningly beautiful beach.

Snow-white fine sand, a sea of azure colour and picturesque vegetation. Cacti, fragrant flowers, citrus trees are everywhere. The season begins in June and lasts until the end of September. The sea is warm, the bottom is sandy, there are no jellyfish, so it is not possible to get hurt. Water in the sea is warmed up to +27 degrees. The beach is ideal for rest with children. The entry into the sea is sloping, and the depth increases gradually. Due to the fact, that the sea is warm and shallow, sporting events are held right in the water - water volleyball, football.

When is it better to go

In terms of climate, the period from May to October is the most favorable for visiting Italy. The air and water temperature becomes ideal for a classic beach holiday, followed by a trip to the coast of Italy. However, it is necessary to remember that a long summer with the scorching sun, warm sea and pleasant sea breeze attracts crowds of tourists.

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Arriving to rest on the beach of Fontane Bianca, be prepared for the fact, that there are no significant sights, night parties, many establishments do not work during the day. There are few hotels, tourists rent mostly local cottages for the rest. The most decent hotel is located 100 meters from the beach (Hotel Villamare).

On the coastline there is only one restaurant, that work during the day. Decent service, affordable prices. Dishes served with seafood, meat, delicious desserts. Near the beach there are inexpensive supermarkets, where it is possible buy flippers, masks for scuba diving. As for entertainment on the coast, there are not many of them. It is possible to rent a boat or a launch, ride a catamaran, dive from white cliffs, go diving, but mainly, rest consists of swimming and relaxing on the snow-white sand. Sports games right at sea are also popular.

On the beach it is possible to rent loungers, parasols and other attributes of a beach rest. Payment for facilities is small, rental is available for the whole day. If there is no wish to pay for the rental of beach equipment, it is possible to sit on own towel and bring along a parasol. On the coast it is possible to buy sports equipment for ball or tennis games, Indian decorations, rubber rings, toys, food, drinks.

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Useful information

Fontane Bianche Beach is a comfortable place for small children. Depth allows to swim and gambol in the water, and parents can not be afraid for their children. The weather in the season is calm, there are no large waves. There are no parties on the beach, no noisy companies. Youth will be bored in this town. If there is a wish to vary the rest, go to Syracuse. Some hotels offer excursion tours. In the depths it is possible to dive from white cliffs, there is also the opportunity to swim with a mask.

Unlike the beaches of Taormina, there is not so crowded, it is possible to find a place in the sun. However, in August, during the peak season, the weather is the warmest, so there are a lot of visitors, especially from Syracuse.

Fontane Bianca is a family-style cozy place, where it is possible to rest from the daily bustle, enjoying the warm sea, sun and velvet sand.

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