Small Group Tour
Depart 8:30AM/Return 5:30PM
Only on Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Today pick-up at Catania hotel and departure to Siracusa. Upon arrival you will visit on your own the Archaeological park of Neapolis (from Greek “new city”) that hosts the majority of classical monuments of Greek and Roman Syracuse. It is the most representative area of ancient Greek city, with large green spaces where walking through an old Roman street , you can get many important archaeological monuments: the Greek theatre used for classical performances, Roman amphitheater, the Latomie with the Ear of Dyonisius and Cordary’s cave, the Ara of Ierone and The Church of San Nicolò ai Cordari.
Then to Ortygia Island, the heart of Syracuse, and among Greek temples, Christian churches, Arabian Streets, important old palaces, we will visit The Arethusa Source and the Duomo square (with its irregular shape and surrounded by some beautiful baroque palaces, the Beneventano del Bosco Palace, the Senate Palace and the Saint Lucia church).
After lunch (that is not included), the tour continues by visiting Noto, a unique town for its Sicilian Baroque style, which was declared to be a World Heritage Site by the UNESCO. The town of Noto is a true “open air museum”, where it will be possible to enjoy the walk along the main street, Corso Vittorio Emanuele, and admire the many palaces and churches that are together known as the “stone garden”. Later back to the hotel.
This tour is guaranteed with minimum 2 people and will be operated with maximum 8 people per each vehicle. Number of vehicles per each day is subject to availability.
Please be ready from 8:15am at your Hotel Lobby. Pick-up may be around 8:30am.
This is a multilanguage tour (Italian/English/French/Spanish/German).
This tour will be operated by a local supplier (all details after Confirmation).
The supplier reserves the right to cancel trips under exceptional circumstances or for insufficient number of participants even after Confirmation. In such cases passengers will be promptly informed and offered an alternative tour and if the tour is a lower or higher cash value passengers will be take care to pay difference or will receive a refund. If passengers will refuse the alternative tour, the full amount paid will be refunded.
TOUR CODE: TRIBESRS