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Listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2005, Syracuse is a fascinating window into ancient Greek history. Spend your day exploring its huge archaeological site, a real treasure of temples, amphitheaters, and well-preserved monuments.

Founded by Corinthians in the 8th century BC, Syracuse became an important center of ancient Greek culture. Visit its archaeological site, Neapolis, and see ruins of ancient monuments and temples. The impressive Greek Theatre, one of the largest ever built by ancient Greeks, is still used today for classic plays. Many visitors come here every year for the annual Greek Theatre Festival.

Marvel at the unspoiled beauty of the city and follow the meandering coastline to reach the island of Ortygia, Syracuse's historic center. Ortygia is separated from the mainland by a narrow strip of seawater. Admire the crystalline waters and then stroll through the charming city center.

Hear the mythic stories behind the fountain of Arethuse and admire the imposing Cathedral of Syracuse, an old Greek temple incorporated in a more modern church.

Listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2005, Syracuse is a fascinating window into ancient Greek history. Spend your day exploring its huge archaeological site, a real treasure of temples, amphitheaters, and well-preserved monuments.

Founded by Corinthians in the 8th century BC, Syracuse became an important center of ancient Greek culture. Visit its archaeological site, Neapolis, and see ruins of ancient monuments and temples. The impressive Greek Theatre, one of the largest ever built by ancient Greeks, is still used today for classic plays. Many visitors come here every year for the annual Greek Theatre Festival.

Marvel at the unspoiled beauty of the city and follow the meandering coastline to reach the island of Ortygia, Syracuse's historic center. Ortygia is separated from the mainland by a narrow strip of seawater. Admire the crystalline waters and then stroll through the charming city center.

Hear the mythic stories behind the fountain of Arethuse and admire the imposing Cathedral of Syracuse, an old Greek temple incorporated in a more modern church.

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7:30 AM Tour

Duration 10h 30m Free cancellation No booking or credit card fees
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$55.95

Total price is $55.95, taxes included

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Syracuse Tour

Activity/Location

Syracuse

Meeting/Redemption Point

  • Taormina City Center

    Taormina


Highlights

  • Full-day tour of Syracuse, a UNESCO World Heritage Site

  • Historic city center & archaeological area

  • Ruins of Greek temples & monuments

  • Ancient Greek Theatre where Plato performed

  • Intriguing anecdotes from your enthusiastic local guide


Inclusions

  • Guided tour of Syracuse

  • Roundtrip transportation to and from Taormina city center

  • Commentary in English


Exclusions

  • Lunch

  • Beverages

  • Admission to the Neapolis archaeological area and Syracuse Cathedral


Know Before You Book

  • Children 2 and younger are complimentary.


Cancellation Policy

You can cancel free of charge until 4 days before your reservation starts. After that time, no cancellations, changes or refunds will be made.

Location

Syracuse, Italy