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Catania Tour Ideas

Catania Segway Tour

Catania Segway Tour
3 hours
USD 112.46
Explore Catania by Segway on a 3-hour city highlights tour, led by an expert local guide! On your self-balancing electric Segway, glide through the city streets getting to know the charm of Sicily enthralling second city. Discover the delights of its UNESCO-listed historical center, and pose for photos next to the comical-looking Fountain of the Elephant in Piazza Duomo. Gaze out toward Mount Etna from a vantage point at Piazza Dante, and admire the city’s medieval crowning glory – Castle Ursino.

Etna Excursion from Catania

Etna Excursion from Catania
USD 68.16
Etna Day Tour:&nbsp;Mount Etna is the highest Mediterranean island mountain and the most active stratovolcano in the world.&nbsp;A day spent with a small friendly tour group, beautiful nature, endemic flora and fauna, cinder cones and lava caves of Etna Regional Nature Park. Departs Catania, available all year long.<br /><strong><br /></strong>

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Catania Airport (CTA) Services & Amenities

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 Other Items of Interest at Catania Airport

Other services at CTA Catania Airport include:

  • Modern, comfortable, changing tables for babies are located in the Ladies' toilets in both the Arrival and Departure terminals (sorry guys)
  • Post Office - Arrival Terminal - from 08:15 to 13:30
  • Alitalia Bellini VIP Lounge
  • Sala Amica/Friendship Room - Departure Terminal - from 05:30 to midnight
  • Tourist Information Office - 08:00 to 22:00
  • Shopping Centre - Departure Terminal, first floor - from 06:00 to 20:00

 Disabled Facilities at the CTA Catania Airport

The CTA Catania Airport offers a variety of services for the disabled, which are referred to as PRM – Passengers with Reduced Mobility.


Upon arrival at CTA Catania Airport:


Passengers with reduced mobility - booked from the airline company - that arrive at CTA Catania Airport by car, are able to park in the special area, located at the principal road straight to the airport, where there are 10 places for cars dedicated to PRM for long time parking. Parking is indicated with signal: “PRM PARKING/PARCHEGGIO PRM”. At the car park, PRM special assistance will be called immediately. The passenger will be transferred directly to the terminal, with  luggage, by a shuttle with wheelchair lift.


Passengers that arrive directly at the terminal can call special need assistance by the mutlimedia call points at:

  • Departure terminal
  • Arrival terminal
  • Taxi stop


At the terminal:


A team of dedicated staff is available to assist PRM 24 hours a day.


Passengers with special needs are welcomed by staff who assist them with baggage at the check-in and through security screening. Disabled passengers are assisted to the gate where a special bus equipped with wheelchair lifts (it is called ambulift) will be used for boarding operations for aircraft not served by bridges.


Other services within the terminal include:

  • Special pathways for the visually impaired
  • Wheelchairs
  • Special toilets


Arriving as a passenger:


Provided the airline has been informed, aiport staff will be waiting for the travellers with special needs and will guide them through passport control, baggage claim and leaving the airport area.

Remember to inform your airline of your requirements well in advance of your scheduled departure (most airlines suggest 48 hours). It is always advisable for disabled travellers to inquire about any special requirements prior to arriving at CTA Catania Airport.

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Last Updated: 25 Dec 2015