You are here:


Online travel guide Catania




Roman amphitheatre in Catania

Right on the Piazza Stesicoro, along the Via Etnea between the University and the Via Bellini are the remains of the Roman Amphitheatre (Anfiteatro) of Catania. The demarcated area in the centre of the square seems to be relatively small – the former amphitheatre, probably built in the 2nd or 3rd Century during the Roman Empire, however, offered space for approximately 16,000 spectators.

Behind the amphitheatre you can see the façade of the Capuchin church. On the opposite side of the piazza is a statue of Vincenzo Bellini from 1882.

<- ->

Forgot your login details?
Not registered yet?

Register with ZAINOO for free!

Please indicate your e-mail address!

You are not logged in!

To log in, just click on the “Login” button, on the top right-hand side of the screen, and enter your ZAINOO login data.

Not registered yet? Then become a member of our travel community for free and get numerous benefits:

  • Save and modify your tours
  • Rate sights
  • Leave tips and comments
Register here
Zainoo Italien

How do I plan my journey?

Choose your destination/your attractions

Use the map, search or navigation function to choose your desired destination/attraction and click on the “Add to journey” button.

My journey

Finalise your itinerary

My journey

Click on the “My journey” button and put the sights into the desired order with drag-and-drop. Select any additional information, take a last look at your route and let’s go.

Take your personal itinerary with you

You’ve completed your itinerary – what’s next? Simply print, download, send it by e-mail or download an e-book for your mobile phone and you are ready for your next trip.


ZAINOO registered users can save their itineraries and extend or re-use them later at any time.

Register now!

Zainoo is and will remain free.

My journey

No personal destinations or attractions were added to your journey!

No idea how to do it? You will find exact instructions for your individual travel planning under the button „Plan a journey“.

The destination/sight was added to your journey!