Dip into our lovely lava-stone pool, overlooking the Mediterranean. Set in grassy gardens, it's the most perfectly peaceful spot to enjoy the estate.
Cycle through the 60-acre estate and discover the Sicilian countryside on two wheels. Monaci delle Terre Nere has mountain bikes and electric Smart bikes which are free for guests to use.
Aperitif at the Convivium Bar
This is the meeting place for guests staying at Monaci delle Terre Nere… You can have a chat, enjoy an aperitif together and listen to music. Enjoy a moment of relaxation and pleasure.
Private hillside dining
There is nothing more romantic than a breathtaking view. For special anniversaries, proposals and memorable moments, choose a private candlelit dinner for two on the hillside above the main house.
Etna wine tastings
Volcanic Etna is one of the most exciting emerging wine territories in the world, with indigenous grape varieties and rare terroir. Here you have a unique opportunity to learn about these special wines through the lens of winegrowing and winemaking traditions. Using the estate's vineyards and ancient winemaking facility (palmento) as the venue, this private wine-tasting tour is designed and taught by our expert Sommelier. Join him for a guided walk through the vineyards, and private tour of the palmento where you'll sample wines from the Monaci delle Terre Nere estate and other acclaimed local producers.
Sicilian cooking lessons
Learn the culinary secrets and specialities of Sicily; an experience of food heaven! For example, you can attend a "Pasta-making" class, guided by our wonderful chef, using organic eggs from our own chickens