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Excursion from Catania to Syracuse, Ortigia and Noto

Departure from Catania
Not Rated

Duration

8 hours

Tour Type

Sea and nature

Reservation

Necessary

Languages

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Overview

This tour suitable for the whole family to discover the history and culture of Sicily. The beauty of Syracuse with its Ortigia and Noto considered the capital of the Sicilian Baroque. An unmissable excursion to make your Sicilian holiday unforgettable.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Free pick-up at the accommodation
  • Visit the Archaeological Park of Neapolis
  • Visit Ortigia
  • Visit Noto

Itinerary

Archaeological Park of Syracuse
Archaeological Park of Syracuse

The Archaeological Park of Syracuse is the most representative area of the ancient Greek city with vast green areas crossed by an avenue traced on the ancient Roman road. From this ancient strata you access the main ones. We will pick you up directly from the hotel or at the facility where you stay and together we will go to Syracuse to visit the Archaeological Park of Neapolis, which houses most of the monuments of Syracuse from the Greek and Roman period: the Theater. Greco, the Roman Amphitheater, the Latomia del Paradiso with the Ear of Dionysus and the Grotta dei Cordari, the Ara di Ierone and the Church of San Nicolò ai Cordari.

Visit Ortigia
Visit Ortigia

After the visit of the Archaeological Park, we will continue with the visit of Ortigia, considered the beating heart of Syracuse. We will walk between Greek temples and Christian churches, Swabian, Aragonese and Baroque palaces, courtyards, Arab alleys, shops, modest houses and extraordinary squares. We will visit the magnificent Aretusa Fountain and the immense Piazza del Duomo surrounded by numerous noble palaces.

Visit Noto
Visit Noto

After lunch (optional), we will continue our excursion by visiting Noto, considered the greatest jewel of the Sicilian Baroque, already declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. Noto is an open-air museum, the ideal place to relax and admire the extraordinary beauty of Sicily while walking along the main street, Corso Vittorio Emanuele. The numerous palaces and churches along the main street of the Sicilian capital of Baroque are also known as the "Stone Garden" of Noto.

Included/Excluded

  • Shuttle bus
  • Multilingual escort
  • Everything that does not appear under the item INCLUDED

Tour's Location

Departure from Catania
from €98,00

Organized by

lara

Member Since 2020

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