The white town
Founded in the 8th century b. C. by the Greeks, Syracuse had to become one of the most powerful towns of the mediterranean sea together with Athens.
We will visit the archaeological park called Neapolis with the ancient Greek theatre, the Roman amphitheatre, the Altar of Ieron II and the limestone quarries.
In the baroque centre of the quarter Ortigia the cathedral, the fountain Arethusa and the Apollon temple.
The archaeological Park with the Greek theatre, the Roman amphitheatre, the Ear of Dyonisos in the lime stone quarries, the Altar of Ieron II.
Then a nice walk in the baroque historical centre of Ortigia, the Cathedral square, the fount Aretusa, the temple of Apollon and even more. . . !
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building
Duration: 3 hours 30 min.
Walking tour. Where needed we can take a taxi or your rented car
- Guiding Services
Estimated Local Cash Needed
12 euro - Fees for the visit of the archaeological park and of the cathedral
I am not a driver. I can accompany you in your vehicle or I can arrange for a separate car and driver.
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Chiara was a great guide for the short time we spent in Siracusa. She is very knowledgeable of the area and was full of suggestions. Anyone looking for a professional guide in this area will certainly benefit with a connection with Chiara.