Spend a day in the sunny city of Syracuse in southeast Sicily on a full-day tour from Taormina! With stunning coastal scenery as well as ancient Greek and Roman ruins, the city is the perfect destination for a day of leisurely sightseeing. Discover intriguing attractions like the Ear of Dionysius on a visit to Parco Archeologico della Neapolis (entry own expense), and then explore Syracuse’s island neighborhood of Ortygia in the afternoon.
• 9 hours
Taste your way through Syracuse with a 3-hour small-group food and wine tour. Taste a fresh-cooked fish, typical Sicilian appetizers, homemade Sicilian pastries, and fragrant local wine and liquors. This tour begins at 6:30pm and is available daily. Hotel pick up/drop-off is not included.
• 3 hours
This cultural excursion will allow you to visit classical monuments of Greek and Roman Syracuse in the archaeological park of Neapolis. From the archaeological park, the tour moves on to visit the Ortygia Island, the heart of Syracuse. In the afternoon, you will be visit the town of Noto, considered a true "open air museum."
• 8 hours
This private walking tour explores Ortygia, the old town center of Syracuse, which is placed on a small island. It is enchanting for its position and fascinating for its 3000 years of history. From Apollo temple, the oldest Greek temple in Sicily, the way leads through picturesque narrow streets to Cathedral Square, where there is the possibility to visit the Catholic church built above an ancient pagan temple. After you will admire the enchanting Fountain of Aretusa near the sea, walk through the less beaten paths of the Jewish Quarter and enjoy southern lifestyle and the colors of the local fish and fruit market.
• 2 hours
Join this journey through Noto at the hand of a licensed professional tour guide. Join this group tour to discover the most beautiful corners of the European capital of Baroque. Traditions, culture, and history are explored, revealing the secrets of one of the most beautiful Sicilian towns.
• 3 hours
This 2 hour private walking tour will let you discover the Neapolis archaeological park containing Syracuse's most important ancient Greek monuments, part of the UNESCO world heritage list. During the walking tour you will see some of the most impressive ancient monuments in Sicily including the Greek Theater, the altar of Hiero, the stone quarries known as "latomie" and the legendary "Ear of Dionysius".
• 2 hours
Discover the Sicilian city of Syracuse on a 3-hour city Segway tour! On a self-balancing electric Segway, explore Syracuse’s island neighborhood of Ortygia with a local expert guide. Connected to the mainland by bridges, Ortygia feels more like a city in its own right with a fascinating collection of ancient sights to be seen. Glide around ruins of ancient Greek city walls, see the Fountain of Aretusa and stop for photos in Piazza del Duomo. Before finishing your tour, cross a bridge back to central Syracuse to see the famous Our Lady of Tears Sanctuary – have your camera ready!
• 3 hours
Get to know Sicily’s deep southeast on a day trip to Noto and Marzamemi from Taormina! After exploring the town of Noto with a local host and admiring its Baroque architecture, travel along the Noto coast and stop at Villa Romana del Tellaro, an ancient villa with stunning mosaics. Spend the rest of your afternoon in Marzamemi on Sicily’s southernmost tip, and sightsee at leisure, swim and indulge in a fresh seafood lunch (own expense).
• 9 hours
Departure to Syracuse, the visit begins with the archaeological park. Afterwards,the excursion heads toward Ortigia and the ancient Baroque town of Noto. Return to Taormina around 7:30 pm.
• 12 hours
Join this guided tour at the hand of a licensed professional tour guide. Journey to discover the most beautiful corners of the European capital of Baroque.Tradition, culture, and history reveal the secrets of one of the most beautiful Sicilian towns. You will also visit an interesting Roman Villa.
• 4 hours