The Greek capital of Sicily contending with Athens, as testified by its theatre and ancient vestiges. Visit Syracuse, one of the most important and strategic political centers in ancient Greece. The city of Archimedes. For centuries it was the key to the control of the Mediterranean. Easily defensible with harbors on each side. A supply of fresh water and a fertile hinterland. It is not surprising that it was once among the greatest cities in the Greek world.

Shore Excursion Program

Starting Time Subject to Ship Arrival

from Taormina Port (Giardini Naxos)

Meet your private Driver at the port and board a Premium Mercedes vehicle. Lean back and relax while driving (1h30min) south following the East coast passing by Catania.

Starting Time Subject to Ship Arrival
Visit 3h


Meet your private local Guide and start visiting the archaeological area including the Greek Theatre, the Ear of Dionysius and more. This beautiful city has been built on Roman and Greek foundations. Its architecture echo’s the great art of the Renaissance and Baroque era all of which you’ll get to see on a WALKING TOUR of the city. The old town of Ortygia is quaint, charming and Baroque this town is a great place to explore, with small shops as cafes as well as the ornate Cathedral. Time for a lunch break before driving back.

Visit 3h
Drive back to Taormina 1.5h

Drop off at the port

Drive back to Taormina 1.5h

Tour Details

Duration: 7/8 Hours
Shore Excursion
Friendly: No

What’s Included

English-speaking Driver
Private Transport by Premium Mercedes Vehicle
Pick up/Drop off at the port
Local Guide in Syracuse
Parking/Highway Fees

What’s Extra

Admission fees
Meals & Beverages

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