Fodor's Expert Review Amenano River

Catania Geological Site

This underground river flows beneath much of Catania. You can glimpse it at the Fontana dell'Amenano, but the best place to experience the river is at the bar-restaurant A Putia dell'Ostello. Here you can sit at an underground table as swirls of water rush by. If you're not planning to stay for a drink, someone from the bar will sell you a €1 ticket to walk into the cavelike seating area. Aside from the underground river, the bar area above ground is a lively, fun spot to hang out on a Monday evening when many other places are closed.

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Piazza Currò 6
Catania, Sicily  95121, Italy


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