Noto: the stone garden

Cultural & Theme Tours in Italy

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During: hallf Day, 9:00 am - 01 pm or 4 pm - 8 pmPick up & drop off to Furriando Turismo in Marzamemi.Rate includes: Transfer with minivan and driver, licensed tour guidet,  parking tickets, entrance to the Palazzo Nicolaci.Rate doesn’t includes: food and beverage, tips, and everything not explicit in “Rate includes”Pax Min: 4
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Furriando Turismo, Marzamemi, Province of Syracuse, Sicily.Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Porta Reale, Noto, Province of Syracuse, Sicilyhe "corso" starts at the Porta Reale, a nice arch of triumph in neoclassic style, built in the mid of the 19th century for the visit of the king Ferdinand II of Bourbon. Walking along the main street you wull entcounter an impressing sequence of sumptuous religious buildings: the San Francesco all'Immacolata church, the Santissimo Salvatore monastery, the Santa Chiara church.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: St. Nicholas Cathedral, Noto, Province of Syracuse, SicilyIn the main square it's possible to visit the imponent cathedral of San Nicholas. The cathedral of Noto is famous for the collapse of its dome in 1996. After long restoration works the cathedral was rebuilt in its originary form and using the same golden limestone which is typical of this area. In the same square it's also possible to visit Palazzo Ducezio, the town hall and to admire the archbishop's palace and palazzo Landolina di Santalfano. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Via Corrado Nicolaci, Noto, Province of Syracuse, SicilyContinuing the walk on the main street, you will se the baroque San Carlo Borromeo church and in front of it, via Nicolaci. This street is famous for palazzo Nicolaci, a nobiliary building with wonderful baroque balconies. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Fontana d'Ercole, Noto, Province of Syracuse, SicilyThe "corso" ends with the elegant Fontana d'Ercole (fountain of Hercules), the baroque San Domenico church and the neoclassic theater.Duration: 15 minutes

What’s included

  • Driver/guide
  • Professional guide
  • Private tour
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Entry/Admission - Porta Reale
  • Entry/Admission - St. Nicholas Cathedral
  • Entry/Admission - Via Corrado Nicolaci
  • Entry/Admission - Fontana d'Ercole

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks