History and friendliness
History and friendliness
Welcome to Cattolica the Queen of the Adriatic Sea. It is not only the hearty welcome of the town only but also of its inhabitants, people who are known and appreciated for their very special friendliness and who can make you feel at home even when you are on holiday. It's the warm welcome of a town that was a beloved resting place for travellers already in Roman times. It's the creativity of people who keep renovating their town to make it more and more beautiful especially for you. Have a good holiday in a place that has always been beautiful, though it has never looked like itself: the real pleasure is to go back to it.
Sport and relax
Cattolica, so small and yet so big: a big open air gym for sportsmen and sportswomen, a large pedestrian area for strolls and shopping, and so many shows and events. Every day is a surprise. Sports lovers can take advantage of the beach, the sea, the sports facilities of any kind or the surrounding hills to carry out their activities. The ones who wish to relax but not to get bored find so many ways to spend their time in Cattolica. There is always something to do for people of any age, for families and their children or night life lovers. A visit to the Aquarium of Cattolica is not to be missed. There you can make a fascinating trip into the abyss and have a unique chance in Europe: a bath together with 14 sharks....that's relax!!
The beach and the sea of Cattolica are always new. No more only the evergreen myths of the Romagna Riviera, like beach attendants, umbrellas, rowing and pedal boats, but also modern and super-equipped beach areas with gym, jacuzzi, dance floor, beach volleyball and beach basketball ground, playing area for children with baby sitters and internet point. Beach in Cattolica also and specially means servicesw, quality and safety, i.e. the reason why it has been awarded the European Blue Flag for so many years. The passion of Cattolica for the sea has the form of the new Harbour, too, and it also blows into the sails of the Nautical Club that organizes deep sea fishing, sailing and windsurfing lessons.
Culture and Shows
It is impossible to get bored in Cattolica. Quality entertainment is staged at the Theatre and Arena della Regina. Moreover, by visiting the archaeological and marine section of the Museo della Regina you will get to know more about the town sea culture and history, especialy as far as Roman times are concerned. Every day and every night there is a real explosion of events in Cattolica, the Rimini Riviera and the Signoria dei Malatesta: theatre and cinema festivals, shows and concerts, entertainments in the streets, art exhibitions, rallies, traditional festivals and costume celebrations, parties with food and drinks are fuel for and exciting summer that is like a beating heart. You only have to follow its beat: such a seaside holiday is real amusement.