Select an excursion from the list below for details.
Operated by Boccadifuoco
Departure at 3:00 pm
The excursion starts with the visit of the archaeological site of Neapolis, where you will see the Greek Theatre, Ninfeo's caves, Roman amphitheatre, Dionisyus Ear and the altar of Hieron II. Then we move to the old town, located on the island of Ortigia, famous for its Cathedral, Aretusa's fountain and Apollo's temple.
Return in early evening.
Cost of the half day excursion: € 32.00 per person (Entry fees and Lunch not included)
Children 2 to 12 years old : € 17.00 per child (Entry fees and Lunch not included)
Remarks: The departures are guaranteed with minimum 15 participants.
Operated by Boccadifioco
Departure at 8:30 am
Noto is the Sicilian capital of baroque; it’s a city of art and charm that has earned the nickname "Garden of Stone" .In 2002 was appointed by 'UNESCO as a World Heritage Site together with all the Baroque cities of Val di Noto.
Return around lunchtime.
Cost of the half day excursion: € 33.00 per person (Entry fees and Lunch not included)
Departure at 8:00 am
One day excursion by coach with tour leader.
The largest active volcano: Mount Etna. Driving through the beautiful landscape arriving at the 1900 mt station. Visit to the Silvestri's Craters, now extinct. Optional ascent to the area of the main crater with cable car and jeep. The trip continues to Taormina, a charming town located in a stunning setting between the Mediterranean Sea and Mount Etna.
Free time for shopping on the main street, and wondering around the narrow streets and alleyways.
Cost of the excursion: € 64.00 per person (Entry fees and Lunch not included)
Children 2 to 12 years old : € 33.00 per child (Entry fees and Lunch not included)
Departure at 8:15 am
Guided tour of the town.
The name of the town comes from the arcaic sicilian name "Murika", letterally meaning "stone", it indicates the rocky land where the town has been built, according to other sources the name comes from the fenicians, calling it "Mutika" to indicates a welcoming and protected place.
The historic center of Modica extends upwards along a promontory, the traditional houses built one above the other, along steps and lanes make the whole town very charming. We will visit the Cathedral of St. George and the Church of San Pietro.
During the visit there will be a sweet break to taste the famous chocolate of Modica.
Cost of the half day excursion: € 46.00 per person (Entry fees and Lunch not included)
Children 2 to 12 years old : € 21.00 per child (Entry fees and Lunch not included)
Walk through the historic center of the city to discover the beauty of Catania. The main street via Etnea, cuts the center in two; you can admire the baroque Crociferi Street, the Cathedral Square with the Elephant (called "Liotru"), made of volcanic lava stone symbol of the city, the Roman Amphitheatre, the Opera House Vincenzo Bellini, and the University. During the walk stop to taste the typical Sicilian cannoli with ricotta.
Cost of the half day excursion: € 35.00 per person (Entry fees and Lunch not included)
Children 2 to 12 years old : € 18.00 per child (Entry fees and Lunch not included)
The visit starts at the fish market in Ortigia at 9.00am.
One day with the Lady where She will show you some typical seasonal vegetables, fruits and Mediterranean fish. You will also taste some Sicilian cheeses and savour excellent oil. She will then take you to her home and explain, with her passion and love for food, how to cook some dishes of our region with you cooking along with her.
The atmosphere is informal and embraced by a typically Sicilian hospitality. You will then savour what you have prepared, starting from the aperitiv and followed by lunch (beverages included).
After lunch free for leisure.
Minimum 2 people: € 110.00 per person
Departure for winery near Noto.
Visit the vineyards followed by tasting of 4 wines and light lunch which includes: the welcome of the winery (selection of typical appetizers), first course including pasta or traditional Sicilian soup, seasonal vegetables, fruit, coffee, local sweets and 1 select wine.
After lunch free time in Marzamemi,a small charming fishing village where you can buy and taste local products as Tuna.
Return to Siracusa.
Cost for 2 people: € 218.00 per person
Cost for 4 people: € 143.00 per person
For more people, prices on request.
Boccadifioco World Travel
Main Office: Via XX Settembre, 27, 96100 Siracusa (SR), Italy
Excursions Terms and Conditions
Most excursions operate between April and October although a limited number may be available outside these dates. Please enquire when booking. The above excursions are offered subject to minimum numbers reached, therefore subject to possible cancellation in which case a refund will be given. The excursion organiser reserves the right to modify the itinerary if necessary.
Neither the Sicilian Experience or the excursion company can be held responsible for accidents or damage caused by the explosive activity of Mount Etna nor for any accidents, delays or loss of baggage and personal belongings on any excursion. If any passenger does not arrive on time for the return journey after a reasonable amount of time has elapsed he or she will be responsible for any expenses incurred for their return.
Excursions from Taormina
Excursions from Cefalu
Excursions from Siracusa
Excursions from Palermo
We're here to Help
Feel free to call us and speak to one of our experts if you are planning to spend your next holiday in Sicily, the Aeolian Islands or Ustica or you have a query about any of the properties listed on our site.
Call us on: +44 (0) 20 7828 9171
You can download our latest Brochure or contact us to request a printed copy.
Foreign Travel Advice
plus passport & visa information
Mon-Fri: 09.30 - 18:00
Sat: 10:00 - 13:00 | Sun: Closed
Tel : +44 (0) 20 7828 9171
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
40 Grosvenor Gardens, London SW1W 0EB