- Private driver at your disposal for the day
- Visit the market of Ortygia and discover the local delicacies
- Explore the incredibly well preserved Greek and Roman buildings
- Enjoy a coffee in the main square of this wonderful city
Siracusa Siracusa, SR, Italia
Explore one of the oldest cities in the Mediterranean: Syracuse!
You will have time to explore the local market and have the chance to taste some of the local delicacies. Delight in the "scaccia", a baked focaccia with various fillings, the "pastizzetti", small baskets of pasta filled with minced meat, pecorino cheese and rice, and many others.
You will visit the Greek and Roman buildings, incredibly well-preserved examples of the glorious past of this city that used to be one of the most powerful locations in the Mediterranean Sea.
You will discover mythological places, like the Ear of Dionysius, a "Latomia" (quarry) with remarkable acoustic properties which amplify the sounds inside it, that according to the legend, the tyrant Dionysus used it as a jail and he used to eavesdrop on the prisoners’ conversations.
What should I wear for this tour?
We suggest that you wear comfortable walking shoes as there is quite a bit of walking involved on uneven surfaces.
What should I wear if I want to visit some religious sites?
If you intend to visit religious sites, please have knees and shoulders covered (both men and women).
What is your back to port policy?
We have a back to port policy of at least 1 hour prior to the last scheduled boarding time for the ship.
Where and how will I find the driver at Giardini-Naxos port?
Your driver will be waiting for you at the gangway of your cruise ship holding a sign with your name written on it.
Where and how will I find the driver at Catania port?
You will need to follow the yellow line out of the terminal and walk for just 40mt, your driver will be waiting just behind the busses, holding a sign with your name written on it.