Syracuse Ortigia Day Tour
This historic city in Sicily is notable for its rich Greek history, culture, amphitheatres and architecture. In the modern day, the city is listed by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site
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Let’s explore Syracuse together, local friendly staff and comfortable vehicles at your disposal.
SYRACUSE – ORTIGIA HISTORICAL CENTRE
FULL DAY TOUR
In the morning meet your expert driver guide and continue to Syracuse- one of the most beautiful cities in Sicily. Syracuse is surrounded by Ionic sea. Oldest part of the city is called Ortigia where you can find the architectural remains from different century’s- Greeks, Romans, Saracens, Spanish and others have build there best examples of architecture. The most curious is of course The cathedral, because part of the wall of the church is old Temple of Athena from 6th century B. C. , later Christianity adapted it as their own church and it became Christian church and final baroque façade was made by Andrea Palma in 1725–1753, statues are made by Ignazio Marabitti. Nearby the cathedral of St. Mary You will find local government house called as well Palazzo del Vermexio, what have been made 1629- 1633 , just before the destructive earthquake in 1693.
CUSTOMIZE YOUR TOUR!
In case none of the above excursions suit your need and you wish to customize something for you, kindly write us specifying: - Your Group Size (and average age); - Your interests; - Port of Call and Cruise schedule. Our local staff will be pleased to work together with you to find something that fit your needs.