Hotels in Scilla

      Scilla Details

      Built on a hillside to rise above the Tyrrhenian Sea, the commune of Scilla provides vacationers with spectacular views. Made famous in ancient Greek myths, the Italian commune of Scilla is still a destination worth taking note of. Holidaymakers who choose to stay in hotels in Scilla will find themselves smack in the middle of the land said to be home to the mythological Scylla sea monster. This six-headed monster was believed to eat sailors who dared venture into the Strait of Messina.While guests who arrange accommodations in Scilla through are not likely to run into sea monsters, they can take in the beautiful Castle of Scilla. Also known as Ruffo Castle, this ancient site is situated right on the sea. Budget hotels in Scilla are found within the province of Reggio Calabria. Other attractions here include the Fonte di Paolo Re, the Grotte di Tremusa and the Chiesa del Carmine. The Festa di San Rocco takes place in August to delight locals and visitors alike with the rich culture of this ancient region. After touring the historic sites and seeking out sea monsters, visitors to Scilla will find the beaches here are also a main attraction.