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Syracusa and Noto Tour from Taormina with a Guide

  • When does it run?

    Wednesday and Saturday

  • Start time

    Anytime between 6:35am to 7:50am

  • Duration

    12 hours 

Inclusions
  • Guided tour of Syracuse, Ortigia, and Noto

Key Highlights

  • Discover two historic Sicilian towns on this day trip from Taormina
  • Visit the major archaeological sites in Syracuse like Greek Theater and the Ear of Dionysius
  • See ruins of the earliest Greek constructions and learn about its history
  • Includes visit to the cathedral of Syracuse and the Fonte of Aretusa
  • A guide will accompany you at all times
  • Both printed and smartphone voucher accepted

Overview

Departure from Taormina to Noto. The visit begins with a visit to the ancient baroque town, one of the most important in Sicily. Continuation to Syracusa, to discover the Neapolis archaeological park, the most characteristic part of the old Greek city. Afterwards, the excursion heads toward Ortigia well-known for the ruins of the earliest Greek constructions. Visit the cathedral of Syracuse and the Fonte of Aretusa, a freshwater spring forming a pool with papyrus plants, situated on a wide terrace overlooking the sea. Expected to arrive late afternoon.

About the Supplier: Sicily Excursions has been around since 1984 and offers in-depth and well-organized tours in Sicily and its surroundings.

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Wednesday and Saturday

  • Duration

    12 hours 

  • Start time

    Anytime between 6:35am to 7:50am

  • Meeting Point

    There are multiple departure points. Refer to the 'Please Note' section for the list.

  • Ending Point

    Same as the start point 

Inclusions & Exclusions

  • Guided tour of Syracuse, Ortigia, and Noto
  • Food and drinks

Please note

Voucher information: No need to print! You can show your voucher on your smartphone or other devices. (But if you’d rather print a copy – that’s fine too!)

Make your way to the closest departure point from your accommodation - Byzantine Tombs (Taormina), Cable car (Funivia) - Mazzarò - National Road, Gallodoro (after the tunnel) - Letojanni National Road, Hotel Antares (National Road) - Letojanni, Hotel Baia Taormina (S. Alessio Siculo), Hotel Bay Palace (Mazzarò), Hotel Caesar Palace, Hotel Caparena (Mazzeo), Hotel Capo dei Greci (S. Alessio Siculo), Hotel Capotaormina (Mazzarò), Hotel Corallo (National Road), Hotel delle Palme (Letojanni), Hotel La Plage (Mazzarò), Hotel Orpheus (Giardini Naxos), Hotel Sporting Baia (Giardini Naxos), Info Point (Giardini Naxos Harbour) - in front of restaurant Angelina, Kiosk Bar (Eli Hotel) - S. Alessio Siculo, Marble Shop (SS114 - National road) - Letojanni, Porta Messina (Taormina), Q8 Petrol Station (S. Giovanni - Giardini Naxos), Recanati (Bus Terminal) - Interbus, S. Giovanni Church (Giardini Naxos), Taormina Hotels (Bus Terminal ) and Train Level Crossing (Letojanni).

Since we would visit a place of worship, shoulders and knees must be covered.

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