Ortigia city Tour

We will spend a couple of hours together discovering the wonders of Ortigia. You will really visit the area with a local guide that grew up here and have learnt directly from her grandmother the secrets and stories of these places. My father is a Tour guide too and he was born in Ortigia so i have a deep connection with this island.
* Duration: 2 hours
* Starts: Siracusa, Italy
* Trip Category: Cultural & Theme Tours >> Cultural Tours




We will spend a couple of hours together discovering the wonders of Ortigia. You will really visit the area with a local guide that grew up here and have learnt directly from her grandmother the secrets and stories of these places. My father is a Tour guide too and he was born in Ortigia so i have a deep connection with this island.

Itinerary
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Stop At: Temple of Apollo (Tempio di Apollo), Piazza Pancali Ortygia, Syracuse, Sicily Italy

We will see the oldest Temple of Sicily

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Duomo di Siracusa, Piazza Duomo, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily Italy

We will see the cathedral of Syracuse with his stunning greeck Temple inside. It’s unique in the world because has 4 different styles mixed together.

Duration: 25 minutes

Stop At: Chiesa di Santa Lucia alla Badia, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily Italy

We will see insidie this church the famous Caravaggio’s painting left in Syracuse.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Fonte Aretusa, Largo Aretusa Il dio innamorato è ALFEO e non Orfeo, inoltre c’è un errore di battitura nel nome di Artemide., 96100, Syracuse, Sicily Italy

We will see the Aretusa’s fresh water spring, the simbol of Syracuse famous for his amazing greeck legend and not only this

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Il Mercato di Ortigia, Via Trento Tra via Trento e via Trieste, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily Italy

We will do an interesting walking trought the local market to have a look of the seasonal fruits and vegetables, fresh fish, cheeses and local sicilian products.

Duration: 15 minutes