Catania: Syracuse, Ortigia, and Noto Tour with Brunch

USD 106



Unravel the ancient secrets and artistic marvels of Sicily on this immersive full-day adventure. Explore the UNESCO-protected wonders of Syracuse, wander through the charming streets of Ortigia, and marvel at the stunning Baroque architecture of Noto.

Embark on an unforgettable journey from Catania, as you're picked up from your accommodation and whisked away to the breathtaking Neapolis in Syracuse. This treasure trove of ancient history, proudly boasting UNESCO World Heritage status since 2005, is home to an impressive Greek theatre. With a helpful guide sheet in hand, marvel at the crumbling ruins that whisper secrets of a bygone era. Next, make your way to the charming peninsula of Ortigia, where the ancient Temple of Apollo's remnants await. Take a leisurely stroll to the dazzling Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Immaculate Conception, its stunning white façade glistening in the sunlight. Don't forget to visit the mystical Fountain of Arethusa, a freshwater spring steeped in legend. Savour the rich flavours of Sicily with a delectable brunch, featuring local specialties paired with refreshing water and a glass of red wine. Alternatively, take an hour to indulge in the island's culinary delights at one of the picturesque restaurants nestled within the city's winding alleys. As you continue to Noto, be enchanted by the masterpieces of Sicilian Baroque architecture, often hailed as an open-air museum. Be amazed by the elaborate palaces, churches, and stairways that line the streets. After an exhilarating day of exploration, sit back, relax, and let the comfort of your luxurious vehicle carry you back to your hotel in Catania.