Walking Tour For All Ages in Catania with Certified Guide

Visit Catania in an unique way. An easy going walk for all ages, going through the most important iconic buildings, adapting the tour for any needing (going slower for calm people, a bit faster for curious and adventurer ones).

From visiting an underground city covered by lave from our very active Volcano Etna, to the marvellous open areas like Piazza Duomo.

This is the ultimate Catania tour to know the city at its best.
* Duration: 2 hours
* Starts: Catania, Italy
* Trip Category: Cultural & Theme Tours >> Historical & Heritage Tours




Visit Catania in an unique way. An easy going walk for all ages, going through the most important iconic buildings, adapting the tour for any needing (going slower for calm people, a bit faster for curious and adventurer ones).

From visiting an underground city covered by lave from our very active Volcano Etna, to the marvellous open areas like Piazza Duomo.

This is the ultimate Catania tour to know the city at its best.

Itinerary
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Stop At: Anfiteatro Romano, Piazza Stesicoro Ingresso gratuito, 95124 Catania, Sicily Italy

The largest part of the structure actually lies under!, nearby via Neve, via Manzoni, via del Colosseo and via Penninello, as, soon after the 1693 earthquake , its ruins were used as foundations for some buildings that overlook the square.
There are many legends surround this undergound city, only local guides know them!

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Chiesa della Badia di Sant’Agata, Via Vittorio Emanuele II 182, 95131 Catania, Sicily Italy

It’s one of the main baroque monuments of the city. The church is distinguished by its magnificent facade, with patterns of concave and convex lines, and the impressive octagonal dome, which dominates the building.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Terme Achilliane, Piazza del Duomo, 95121 Catania, Sicily Italy

The ‘Achillian’ Baths are numbered amongst the principal public bathing establishments of Roman date which survive in Catania, alongside the Terme dell’Indirizzo and the Terme della Rotonda, and constitute a mysterious and highly suggestive place.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Piazza Duomo, Catania, Sicily Italy

Numerous arts is preserved in the Cathedral, among them is important give attention to the portal of right transept, dating back to 1545, and the fifteenth-century portal of the apse right chapel that leads to the “camaredda” (the room where is kept the St. Agatha’s treasure)

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Pozzo di Gammazita, Castello Ursino, Catania, Sicily Italy

The legend tells the story of a young girl from Catania who lived during the Angevin domination and who used to go to the well to get water.
There is a tragic ending, would you like to know it?

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Terme dell’Indirizzo, Piazza Curro, 95121 Catania, Sicily Italy

In Piazza Currò hostel it is possible to admire the underground river that flows inside one of the many canals which the Amenano river crossed before the 1669 eruption.

Duration: 10 minutes

Pass By: Museo Civico Castello Ursino, Piazza Federico di Svevia 3, 95121 Catania, Sicily Italy

Ursino Castle, locally known as Castello Ursino or Castello Svevo Di Catania.
Ursino Castle was built between 1239 and 1250, by the military architect Riccardo da Lentini, on the order of Frederick II, the Holy Roman Emperor.