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    Syracuse & Noto Excursion

    Visit two Sicilian cities in one day on this full-day tour from Taormina. Spend the morning exploring the Greek ruins and the island of Ortigia in beautiful and historic Syracuse, then visit the Baroque town of Noto, a UNESCO World Heritage site

    DEPARTURES

    Wednesday Departures from April 3 to October 23, 2019 | Saturday Departures from May 11 to October 12, 2019

    Included:
    • Pick-up
    • Transportation
    • Local guide
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    Excluded:
    • Food and drinks

    PRICING DETAILS

    • The tour could be performed with a multilingual guide so the monolingual group is not assured
    • Please wear appropriate clothes for church visiting

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    Syracuse & Noto Excursion

    ITINERARY

    Departure to Syracuse. The visit begins with the Neapolis archaeological park, the most characteristic part of the old Greek city (Greek theatre, Latomia del Paradiso, Ear of Dionysius, Roman amphitheatre). Afterwards, the excursion heads towards Ortigia well-known for the ruins of the earliest Greek constructions. The greatest and most singular monument of Ortigia is the cathedral of Syracuse which rises on the highest point of the peninsula. One of the most famous spots in Ortigia is the Fountain of Arethusa, a freshwater spring forming a pool with papyrus plants, situated on a wide terrace overlooking the sea. Afterwards, visit of the ancient baroque town: Noto, one of the most important in Sicily. Return to Taormina at around 6 pm.