Syracuse to be seen
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to find out about Syracuse
Syracuse is definitely one of the most beautiful cities in Sicily with its enchanting sea, settings to take your breath away and where you can admire the Sicilian Baroque in all its splendor. Not to mention the food, which is delicious, the very friendly people and the historically unique location.
What to see in Syracuse
If you really want to enjoy this wonderful place, you should start by visiting the island of Ortigia to admire splendid Baroque palaces. Full of beautiful narrow streets and alleys to wander, you will enjoy the sunset over the sea while tasting one of the typical Sicilian dishes.
Ortigia is the oldest part of Syracuse and the historic center of the city.
Also worth seeing are the Appollonium (the Temple of Apollo), the Cathedral which is part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site, the beautiful Diana fountain located in Archimedes Square and the various Palazzo Borgia, Palazzo Beneventano and Palazzo Vermexio. Not forgetting the Arethusa Fountain (which descends from a cave) and the Regional Gallery of Palazzo Bellomo.
What to do in Syracuse
There are a thousand things to do in Syracuse: from walks, to wonderful excursions led by a highly specialized team to the Neapolis Archaeological Park, or unforgettable sailing trips in its beautiful sea. You can sample the exquisite dishes of Sicilian cuisine (including pastries) and taste the legendary wines of this land so rich in history and flavor.
Excursions to Syracuse
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