Autoservizituristici (Rental car with driver) was formed to give life to a new way of serving customers. Having had the opportunity to collect over the years the suggestions and needs of customers, it has decided to create this structure that has as its aim to enable all those services that can satisfy customers who care with particular attention to the prices. Our fleet consists of sedans, minivans, 4x4 vehicles, vans and minibuses, buses. With a wide range of services to offer. airport transfers, shuttle service to conferences and events, taxi service, excursions and tours in Sicily.
Services performed professionally by selected drivers, discreet and helpful to all your needs with detailed knowledge of the roads and updated on road conditions. We'll take you anywhere and will be for you a pleasant service and quality. The tour will be made by car or minibus. GUIDED TOURS CATANIA.NCC and Taxi for tours throughout the city and province of Catania. NCC and Transfer for marine areas as Aci Trezza, Capo Mulini, Acireale, Isola Bella.
AutoServizi Turistici S.Venerina, we offer a daily and long-term car rental service. All our cars have air conditioning and radio as standard.
on request you can pay by credit card.
Etna, huge volcanic cone that rises between the Ionian coast, the plain of Catania and the Nebrodi Mountains, is the highest active volcano in Europe. Peculiar is its varied natural landscape characterized by cultural mosaics, woods and lava flows that creep through the thick vegetation. From Rifugio Sapienza it is possible to visit the Silvestri craters and lava flows of 2001, 1992 and 1972. While it is possible to make optional excursions to the central crater by jeep.
Going up the slopes of Etna to the big giant comes at 1800, where the fascinating lava landscape blends with the lush woods of Etna. Here you can optionally make the trip to the central crater. In the early afternoon we continue towards the Alcantara Gorge, where you can see how the water with his agonizing slide and time have shaped the prehistoric basalt benches in singular basaltic prisms.
Underground Catania and Catania Baroque, represent the two faces of a city rich in history, culture and art. Rebuilt after the earthquake of 1693 presents an exquisitely Baroque style, characterized by churches and palaces that have a refined two-tone determined by the alternation of white and lava stone. From Catania continue for Acireale, where the Baroque lines that characterize it and the rich architectural nuances of doors, balconies and masks, make it a fine example of Sicilian Baroque.
Taormina is a place of incomparable panoramic beauty where the eye sweeps from the bay of Naxos, to the Calabrian coast, the Etna, Castelmola. Of Greek origin has one of the most beautiful greek-Roman theaters of Sicily, fully functional today, it hosts cultural activities. The old town, among which the Corvaja palace, Arab, Gothic and Norman and Saracen castle, has a medieval charm that takes you back in time.
On the beautiful lava coast that characterizes the Riviera of the Cyclops, we can admire the ancient Akis Norman castle, which overlooks the sea from its cliff. Kingdom to the earth from the lava flow of 1169, presents basalt columns of high value geo-volcanological. The tour continues towards the picturesque seafaring town of Acitrezza characterized by the Faraglioni, hurled boulders, according to mythology, the giant Polyphemus to block the escape of Ulysses; and the island Lachea born from the eruption of an underwater volcano.
Piazza Armerina, center of great historical and archaeological value of the most important in Sicily for the splendid mosaics of the Roman Villa del Casale, is reached from Catania after a fascinating journey through the wheat fields and the limestone hills of Caltagirone, whose old Town located on three hills dominates the valley. "City of the Ceramic" since the Neolithic age is particularly appreciated for its terracotta cribs preciously ceramic-coated.
The Syracuse of the archaeological tour includes a first stop at the Greek Theatre, whose stage scene, one of the most evocative of Sicily, still fascinates and excites the viewer, and then admire the Ear of Dionysius, the Roman Amphitheatre and head towards the island of Ortigia to appreciate its beautiful urban strata ranging from the greek period to the Baroque, as evidenced by the beautiful Cathedral with oval piazza. Next visit the Cathedral of Noto.
Founded by the Greeks of Gela and Rhodes in the sixth century BC, you can visit the Rock of Athena and the medieval core of the Arab system. While on the crest of the hill, marked by the remains of the Greek walls, you can admire the Valley of the Temples, testimony of a former glory. The archaeological site is presented as a set archi-imposing and impressive tonic of Doric temples, among which the Temple of Concordia, admirably preserved.