Siracusa Sights: Ortigia

Date: Saturday, January 29

Depart: NAS II 8 a.m., Marinai 8:15 a.m., NAS I 8:30 a.m.

Return: 6 p.m.

Cost: $85/$75 Liberty (Includes transportation, guide, lunch and fees. Please bring comfortable walking shoes.)

 

Difficulty Level: 2.5 – Levels are from 1 (easiest) to 5 (hardest)


Take in all the beautiful sights of Siracusa on this historical walking tour!

First, visit the Byzantine Maniace Castle to learn about dashing Norman knights from long ago. Then, walk along as we visit other important landmarks around the magical island of Ortigia, including the St. Lucia catacombs, the city's main cathedral, the Temple of Athena, and the mythological Fontana di Aretusa. 

Following the walking tour, relax and enjoy lunch at Trattoria Fiorentina. Please choose the seafood, meat, or vegetarian/vegan meal option upon registration.