Arenella beach

This wide golden sandy beach extends along a bay that ends with a rocky promontory, about 10 km from Syracuse, on the eastern coast of Sicily. The beach of Arenella is suitable both for those who love the tranquility of a free beach and for those who do not want renounce to the comfort of the services offered by the various beach clubs and bars serving the coast. It also offers handy parking areas. Since the beach is not very wide, it may be crowded during high season, so to enjoy at best this limpid sea, it is recommended to go there during the low season. Moreover, for those who love the rocks, Arenella also offers some cliffs to the north of the beach.


Name: Arenella
Type: golden sand and rocks
Municipality: Syracuse (SR)
Length: 200 m
Recommended for: everybody
Exposure: east-southeast
Services: showers, bar, restaurant, beach equipment rentals, boat rentals
Access: free and equipped
Parking: free
How to reach the beach: from Syracuse proceed for about 10 km following the signs to Lido Arenella along the road SS 115. It is possible to reach the beach of Arenella by bus from Syracuse: for more information visit Siracusa Turismo.
GPS: Lat: 36.995939, Lon: 15,264082