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Ortygia (Ortigia) Tours and Activities

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The captivating former Greek and Roman city of Syracuse wasn’t actually founded on Sicily, but on a tiny island just offshore called Ortygia. Connected by two bridges to the mainland and modern expanse of the city, Ortygia is where you’ll find Old Town highlights such as the Duomo, Temple of Apollo, and Fountain of Arethusa.

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Ancient Syracuse

Ancient Syracuse

It is an exciting journey to discover one's origins while walking in places of extraordinary beauty.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$159.80
per group
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$159.80
per group

Siracusa - Ortigia & Noto Tour

Siracusa - Ortigia & Noto Tour

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Take a tour of three southeastern Sicilian cities on this private tour with hotel or port pick up. See ancient Greek and Roman ruins at the Neopolis Archeological Park in Syracuse; stroll through the small streets of the island of Ortigia and shop for Sicilian products; and discover the UNESCO-listed baroque architecture of Noto, including its magnificent cathedral.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$213.78
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$213.78
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Velobike tour ecologico

Velobike tour ecologico

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Consiglio i viaggiatori di effettuare questa tipologia di tour ecologico perché, essendo un risciò concede l’accesso nella zona pedonale,un abirinto con vicoletti storici permette di visitare l’isola di ortigia a 360 gradi, sia interna che esterna con soste, spiegazione e foto scattate dai driver.
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  • 30 minutes to 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$36.88
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$36.88

Sicily UNESCO Tour

Sicily UNESCO Tour

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Enjoy the best of South Italy in our private tour. All you can see and enjoy in a fantastic week full of freedom, Sicilian authentic spirit, hearty locals, cooking class experience, wine tasting, lunch in a small country side trattoria, knowledgeable guides, breath-taking panoramas, elegance and comfort.
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  • 7 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$2,145.48
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$2,145.48

Half Day Tour of Syracuse

Half Day Tour of Syracuse

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I will accompany you to discover the places of my childhood. My father is a tour guide so I grew up playing in the places I try to make tourists appreciate today. I will let you discover the history, art, habits and typical Sicilian dishes with the eyes of a local, the perfect mix to appreciate one of the most important Mediterranean cities in the Greek period and beyond. In addition we can add the market tour to taste some of the most delicious sicilian local food.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$89.88
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$89.88
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Day trip Noto and Siracusa Highlights - Tour Baroque from Taormina

Day trip Noto and Siracusa Highlights - Tour Baroque from Taormina

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Discover two historic Sicilian cities on this full-day small-group tour from Taormina to Syracuse and Noto. Visit the archeological sites of Syracuse such as the Greek Theater and the Ear of Dionysius before exploring the newer part of the city and its landmarks. Then head to the UNESCO-listed city of Noto which is also dubbed the “Baroque Capital” due to its beautiful aristocratic buildings like Ducezio Palace and Palazzo Nicolaci.
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  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$226.73
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$226.73
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Syracuse and Noto

Syracuse and Noto

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Get good value for your money by seeing two of southeastern Sicily’s most popular destinations with this daylong tour of both Syracuse and Noto. Travel with a guide to Ortygia, the Neopolis Archeological Park, and baroque Noto. Plus, this trip includes round-trip transportation from your hotel in Catania.
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  • 6 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$101.87
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$101.87
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7-Day Highlights PRIVATE Sicily Tour - Only for you

7-Day Highlights PRIVATE Sicily Tour - Only for you

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See the best of Sicily on a Private 7-day tour of the island's highlights. Visit popular cities and towns like Taormina, Syracuse, Noto, Palermo, Cefalù, Erice and Catania. Admire the gorgeous cathedral of Monreale and the archaeological site at the Valley of the Temples by night. Enjoy meals of Sicilian dishes, including traditional sweets like granita or cannolo.
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  • 7 days
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$4,134.65
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$4,134.65

Classical Syracuse - Half day guided tour

Classical Syracuse - Half day guided tour

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Thanks to this tour, you will discover the "Classic Syracuse" with a guide always by your side who will show you the hidden wonders inside the Archaeological Park of Neapolis and the island of Ortigia.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$245.84
per group
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$245.84
per group

Syracuse, Ortigia, Noto & panoramic tour of Catania

Syracuse, Ortigia, Noto & panoramic tour of Catania

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Visit the towns of Syracuse and Noto on this full-day tour. Explore the ancient Greek archeological sites such as the Ear of Dionysius and the Greek Theater. Then head into the city to tour Ortigia Island with its beautiful cathedral built above a Greek temple. The last stop is the “Baroque Capital” of Noto to see some of its beautiful architecture and aristocratic palaces.
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  • 7 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$95.88
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$95.88

ORTIGIA by night

ORTIGIA by night

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Although very small, Ortigia preserves all the history of the Mediterranean. It is a place where small adventures take you through the adventurous events of Sicily and beyond. Traveling accompanied by an archaeologist will make this experience exciting and rich.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$135.22
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$135.22
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Private 8 Days Tour of Sicily: Highlights

Private 8 Days Tour of Sicily: Highlights

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Discover the best that Sicily has to offer on this comprehensive 8-day tour of the island. Visit the towns of Taormina, Siracusa, Mt. Etna, Palermo, Erice and more while staying at small boutique hotels. Learn about the rich history and culture of the island, see famous monuments, and discover the delicious gastronomy through cooking classes and wine tastings. This excursion is a mix of private transfers and small-group tours.
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  • 8 days
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$2,630.60
Price varies by group size
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$2,630.60
Price varies by group size
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Siracusa Noto & Ortigia

Siracusa Noto & Ortigia

The tour will begin with a visit to Noto, a town declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO and considered the Sicilian capital of the Baroque. The tour will continue to Ortigia, characterized by a narrow road that will lead us to the discovery of the Temple of Apollo, the Cathedral and the Fonte Aretusa. Free time for lunch. In the afternoon the tour continues with a visit to the Archaeological Park of Neapolis, characterized by Greek and Roman monuments (Greek Theater and Roman Amphitheater) and fantastic caves such as the ear of Dionysius.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$103.07
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$103.07
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Syracuse tour

Syracuse tour

The tour in Syracuse-Ortigia-Noto is a comfortable tour suitable for those who like to relax in the name of culture. Organized for small groups, it gives the possibility to see more locations on the same day.
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  • 8 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$95.88
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$95.88
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Syracuse and Ortigia tour

Syracuse and Ortigia tour

A stop not to be missed. In one day you can visit the ancient archaeological heart of Syracuse, explore the most recent mysteries and walk on the island of Ortigia, the oldest part around which the city was born. Ortigia contains colors, smells, romantic stories and irresistible views. It is no coincidence that it was named a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
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  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$116.78
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$116.78
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Siracusa - Family Tree History Tour - Genealogy & Ancestry Records Research

Siracusa - Family Tree History Tour - Genealogy & Ancestry Records Research

Mapping your Sicilian family tree is the perfect way to bring your past to life. During the course of your family history research, you could at times (based on the amount of information provided on the records) find out where your ancestors lived, who with and what they did for a living. Learning about the events that helped shape your ancestors' lives and the choices they have made can help paint a vivid picture of your past. If you are lucky, you could stumble upon relatives you never knew you had. These could be long dead ancestors or relatives who are still alive today. I would be pleased to guide and help you with your family history journey.
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  • 12 hours
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$558.74
per group
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$558.74
per group

Syracuse: Pearl of the Mediterranean

Syracuse: Pearl of the Mediterranean

A walk through the beauties of a city that has known moments of enormous glory in the past that reverberates in its buildings. In the Archaeological Park of Neapolis you can admire the imposing ruins of the Greek city where there are buildings carved into the rock like the ancient Greek Theater, the Roman Amphitheater and the Altar of Hieron II. But it will be very pleasant to spend time inside the Latomia del Paradiso, an ancient stone quarry, where you will be amazed by the grandeur of the Ear of Dionysius. Moving to Ortigia with your own cars, the visit will be conducted through the narrow alleys of the historic center of Siracusa where the history of the Mediterranean is preserved. The ruins of the Temple of Apollo and the beauty of Piazza Duomo with its admirable Cathedral will drag us into the excitement of a journey through history. Simply rich, dense and exciting.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$184.38
per group
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$184.38
per group

10-Day Tour to Discover the World Heritage Region of Sicily

10-Day Tour to Discover the World Heritage Region of Sicily

A travel through Mediterranean scents and flavors. Discover the sunny heart of Italy. From Catania to Palermo, from the top of Mount Etna to the sea of Cefalù. From east to west: it's not a Sicilian coast to coast without good food and a glass of Marsala in your hand. Cheers to Sicily!
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  • 10 days
  • Taking safety measures
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$1,796.47
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$1,796.47
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Syracuse, Ortigia & Noto

Syracuse, Ortigia & Noto

A day to discover the treasures and beauties of the two most important cities in eastern Sicily: Syracuse (Ortigia) and Noto. Discover the Sicilian baroque to breathe the solemnity of timeless places.
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  • 9 hours
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$115.55
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$115.55

Siracusa Marzamemi Noto from Catania

Siracusa Marzamemi Noto from Catania

Siracusa and Noto with a lovely midday stop in Marzamemi is the unique opportunity to join two best-seller tours in one day, comfortable minivan, professional licensed guide assistance during the whole day, all-inclusive tour with no more expenditures, enough free time for shopping and souvering: + Visit a small island of Ortigia, the historical centre of Siracusa + Visit the eldest Cathedral in Italy which is litterally incorporated into the pagan Temple of Athena + Taste local cheese at the street market of Siracusa + Stroll long the most glorious embankment + Visit the eldest Greek Theatre + Learn the secret story about the Ear of Dionysius + Have a midday siesta stop at Marzamemi + Stroll long the smallest streets of fisherman village + Admire the UNESCO World Heritage in Noto + Shoot a selfie on a breath-taking panoramic terrace of Barocco Church
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$798.97
per group
From
$798.97
per group

Top experience in Syracuse and Ortigia

Top experience in Syracuse and Ortigia

Visit and taste the art, colors and flavors of one of the wonders of Sicily, Syracuse and its enchanting island Ortigia. Live and immerse yourself in the architecture and culture of ancient Magna Grecia and taste the flavors and smells of this fantastic land
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$101.87
Price varies by group size
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$101.87
Price varies by group size

Ortigia

Ortigia

Although very small, Ortigia preserves all the history of the Mediterranean. It is a place where small adventures take you through the adventurous events of Sicily and beyond. Traveling accompanied by an archaeologist will make this experience exciting and particularly rich.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$147.51
per group
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$147.51
per group

Siracusa Marzamemi Noto from Taormina

Siracusa Marzamemi Noto from Taormina

Siracusa and Noto with a lovely midday stop in Marzamemi is the unique opportunity to join two best-seller tours in one day, comfortable minivan, professional licensed guide assistance during the whole day, all-inclusive tour with no more expenditures, enough free time for shopping and souvering: + Visit a small island of Ortigia, the historical centre of Siracusa + Visit the eldest Cathedral in Italy which is litterally incorporated into the pagan Temple of Athena + Taste local cheese at the street market of Siracusa + Stroll long the most glorious embankment + Visit the eldest Greek Theatre + Learn the secret story about the Ear of Dionysius + Have a midday siesta stop at Marzamemi + Stroll long the smallest streets of fisherman village + Admire the UNESCO World Heritage in Noto + Shoot a selfie on a breath-taking panoramic terrace of Barocco Church
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$848.14
per group
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$848.14
per group

8 Days Tour of Bucolic Sicily from Palermo to Catania

8 Days Tour of Bucolic Sicily from Palermo to Catania

The experiential and sustainable trip for those who want to know the most genuine and authentic Sicily, with all its facets. You will explore the many UNESCO sites that Sicily has: Temples and Greek theaters, Roman architecture, cathedrals of Norman origin and Arab testimonies, without ever neglecting the mythical landscape with its breathtaking views, crystal clear seas and everything that characterizes this extraordinary land. Short and easy walks in reserves and nature parks, with all the species-rich flora that become magical in every season, will further enrich this trip. Particular attention is paid to the typical Sicilian cuisine, with its simple but tasty ingredients that with its knowledge and traditions, and not only, will explore idyllic and rural lands that will fascinate every visitor.
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  • 8 days
  • Taking safety measures
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$1,196.05
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$1,196.05
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We recommend booking e-tickets ahead of time to secure your spot since Ortygia (Ortigia) can get crowded. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund. See all 37 Ortygia (Ortigia) tickets and tours on Viator.
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Currently, an entrance ticket to Ortygia (Ortigia) costs USD 23.97. Guided Ortygia (Ortigia) tours start around USD 23.97 per person. See all 37 Ortygia (Ortigia) tickets and tours on Viator.
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