Latest update: 3 March 2022
The Ragusa Province occupies a total geographical area of 1,624 square kilometres including the city of Ragusa itself, the provincial capital.
Within the province there are 12 provincial towns, known as communes (comune singular or comuni plural in Italian), containing a total population of around 321,000 inhabitants.
Apart from Ragusa and its old town known as Ibla, among the highlights in the province are the historic town of Modica which is famous for its chocolate, the beautiful town of Comiso, the Punta Secca beach resort and Donnafugata Castle, the latter two of which are favourites of fans of the hit TV show Inspector Montalbano.
Provincia di Ragusa
Neighbouring provinces: Metropolitan City of Catania, Syracuse, Caltanissetta
Highlights: Modica, Punta Secca, Donnafugata Castle, Scicli