Recent Searches
Clear
Ortygia (Ortigia)
Ortygia (Ortigia)

Ortygia (Ortigia) Tours and Activities

star-5
116 Reviews
Free admission

The captivating former Greek and Roman city of Syracuse wasn’t actually founded on Sicily, but on a tiny island just offshore called Ortygia. Connected by two bridges to the mainland and modern expanse of the city, Ortygia is where you’ll find Old Town highlights such as the Duomo, Temple of Apollo, and Fountain of Arethusa.

Learn more
Ortygia, Syracuse, Sicily
When are you traveling?
Select Dates
Popular
Search experiences that may have limited interaction with crowds.
Search experiences with increased health and safety practices.
Search tours and activities you can do from home.

You are viewing Virtual Experiences in Syracuse. See more Virtual Experiences around the globe. 🌎

Price
$0
$500+
Duration
Time of Day
RatingClear
Specials

40 results

Sort by: Featured

Ancient Syracuse

Ancient Syracuse

It is an exciting journey to discover one's origins while walking in places of extraordinary beauty.
More
  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$157.75
per group
From
$157.75
per group

Syracuse, Ortygia and Noto one day small group Tour from Catania

Syracuse, Ortygia and Noto one day small group Tour from Catania

star-5
48
UNESCO–listed Syracuse, Ortigia Island, and Noto are three of eastern Sicily’s most beautiful coastal settlements, with a history dating back to the days of the ancient Greeks. This full-day tour takes you to all three sites in one day, with round-trip travel from Catania, Taormina, and surrounding areas included. Discover Roman ruins in Nepaolis, and admire beautiful baroque architecture in Noto—with your guide on hand to bring Sicily’s history to life.
More
  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$112.39
From
$112.39

Velobike tour ecologico

Velobike tour ecologico

star-5
22
Consiglio i viaggiatori di effettuare questa tipologia di tour ecologico perché, essendo un risciò concede l’accesso nella zona pedonale,un abirinto con vicoletti storici permette di visitare l’isola di ortigia a 360 gradi, sia interna che esterna con soste, spiegazione e foto scattate dai driver.
More
  • 30 minutes to 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
From
$36.40
From
$36.40

Classical Syracuse - Half day guided tour

Classical Syracuse - Half day guided tour

star-5
8
Thanks to this tour, you will discover the "Classic Syracuse" with a guide always by your side who will show you the hidden wonders inside the Archaeological Park of Neapolis and the island of Ortigia.
More
  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$242.68
per group
From
$242.68
per group

Siracusa - Ortigia & Noto Tour

Siracusa - Ortigia & Noto Tour

star-4.5
7
Take a tour of three southeastern Sicilian cities on this private tour with hotel or port pick up. See ancient Greek and Roman ruins at the Neopolis Archeological Park in Syracuse; stroll through the small streets of the island of Ortigia and shop for Sicilian products; and discover the UNESCO-listed baroque architecture of Noto, including its magnificent cathedral.
More
  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$211.03
Price varies by group size
From
$211.03
Price varies by group size

ORTIGIA by night

ORTIGIA by night

star-5
4
Although very small, Ortigia preserves all the history of the Mediterranean. It is a place where small adventures take you through the adventurous events of Sicily and beyond. Traveling accompanied by an archaeologist will make this experience exciting and rich.
More
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$133.48
per group
From
$133.48
per group

Syracuse's Private Half Day Tour with Enrica De Melio

Syracuse's Private Half Day Tour with Enrica De Melio

star-5
4
The eastern Sicilian city of Syracuse is known for beautiful Mediterranean views and ancient ruins. Get a comprehensive overview of the city and its history during this half-day private tour. Discover the ancient Greek and Roman ruins of the Neopolis Archeological park, including the Ear of Dionysius. Then head to the small island of Ortigia, connected to Syracuse by a couple of bridges, to explore its landmarks.
More
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$218.86
per group
From
$218.86
per group

Sicily UNESCO Tour

Sicily UNESCO Tour

star-5
4
Enjoy the best of South Italy in our private tour. All you can see and enjoy in a fantastic week full of freedom, Sicilian authentic spirit, hearty locals, cooking class experience, wine tasting, lunch in a small country side trattoria, knowledgeable guides, breath-taking panoramas, elegance and comfort.
More
  • 7 days
  • Free Cancellation
From
$2,117.90
From
$2,117.90

7-Day Highlights PRIVATE Sicily Tour - Only for you

7-Day Highlights PRIVATE Sicily Tour - Only for you

star-5
3
See the best of Sicily on a Private 7-day tour of the island's highlights. Visit popular cities and towns like Taormina, Syracuse, Noto, Palermo, Cefalù, Erice and Catania. Admire the gorgeous cathedral of Monreale and the archaeological site at the Valley of the Temples by night. Enjoy meals of Sicilian dishes, including traditional sweets like granita or cannolo.
More
  • 7 days
From
$4,081.50
From
$4,081.50

Half Day Tour of Syracuse

Half Day Tour of Syracuse

star-5
3
I will accompany you to discover the places of my childhood. My father is a tour guide so I grew up playing in the places I try to make tourists appreciate today. I will let you discover the history, art, habits and typical Sicilian dishes with the eyes of a local, the perfect mix to appreciate one of the most important Mediterranean cities in the Greek period and beyond. In addition we can add the market tour to taste some of the most delicious sicilian local food.
More
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$88.73
From
$88.73

Private 8 Days Tour of Sicily: Highlights

Private 8 Days Tour of Sicily: Highlights

star-5
3
Discover the best that Sicily has to offer on this comprehensive 8-day tour of the island. Visit the towns of Taormina, Siracusa, Mt. Etna, Palermo, Erice and more while staying at small boutique hotels. Learn about the rich history and culture of the island, see famous monuments, and discover the delicious gastronomy through cooking classes and wine tastings. This excursion is a mix of private transfers and small-group tours.
More
  • 8 days
  • Free Cancellation
From
$2,951.69
Price varies by group size
From
$2,951.69
Price varies by group size

Syracuse and Noto

Syracuse and Noto

star-2.5
3
Get good value for your money by seeing two of southeastern Sicily’s most popular destinations with this daylong tour of both Syracuse and Noto. Travel with a guide to Ortygia, the Neopolis Archeological Park, and baroque Noto. Plus, this trip includes round-trip transportation from your hotel in Catania.
More
  • 6 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$100.56
From
$100.56

Syracuse, Ortygia and Noto, Private Tour from Catania

Syracuse, Ortygia and Noto, Private Tour from Catania

star-5
2
Southeastern Sicily is filled with stunning architecture, ancient ruins, and seaside views. Take a private tour from Catania to Syracuse, Ortigia, and Noto for a taste of beautiful Sicily and a chance to learn about its history. Ancient Greek and Roman ruins await you in Syracuse while charming streets and beautiful baroque architecture lie in Ortigia and Noto.
More
  • 8 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$473.22
per group
From
$473.22
per group

Day trip Noto and Siracusa Highlights - Tour Baroque from Taormina

Day trip Noto and Siracusa Highlights - Tour Baroque from Taormina

star-4.5
2
Discover two historic Sicilian cities on this full-day small-group tour from Taormina to Syracuse and Noto. Visit the archeological sites of Syracuse such as the Greek Theater and the Ear of Dionysius before exploring the newer part of the city and its landmarks. Then head to the UNESCO-listed city of Noto which is also dubbed the “Baroque Capital” due to its beautiful aristocratic buildings like Ducezio Palace and Palazzo Nicolaci.
More
  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$223.82
Price varies by group size
From
$223.82
Price varies by group size

Private Day Tour to Syracuse and Noto

Private Day Tour to Syracuse and Noto

star-5
1
Discover the beauty of Sicily's historic cities during a full-day tour, visit the fascinating city of Syracuse and admire its Roman and Greek ruins including the Greek Theater, the Latomie del Paradiso, the ear of Dionysus, the 'Roman amphitheater. Continue to the island of Ortigia, the heart of Syracuse, and explore its narrow streets and the fascinating Fountain of Arethusa, a source of fresh water that forms a basin with papyrus plants. Travel to the city of Noto, known for its golden color and known as the baroque jewel of eastern Sicily.
More
  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$140.78
Price varies by group size
From
$140.78
Price varies by group size

Syracuse, Ortigia, Noto & panoramic tour of Catania

Syracuse, Ortigia, Noto & panoramic tour of Catania

star-4
1
Visit the towns of Syracuse and Noto on this full-day tour. Explore the ancient Greek archeological sites such as the Ear of Dionysius and the Greek Theater. Then head into the city to tour Ortigia Island with its beautiful cathedral built above a Greek temple. The last stop is the “Baroque Capital” of Noto to see some of its beautiful architecture and aristocratic palaces.
More
  • 7 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$94.64
From
$94.64

Syracuse, Ortigia & Noto

Syracuse, Ortigia & Noto

A day to discover the treasures and beauties of the two most important cities in eastern Sicily: Syracuse (Ortigia) and Noto. Discover the Sicilian baroque to breathe the solemnity of timeless places.
More
  • 9 hours
From
$114.07
From
$114.07

Explore Syracuse and its Archaeological Park from Taormina

Explore Syracuse and its Archaeological Park from Taormina

Explore the historic seafront city of Syracuse with this full-day tour from Taormina. Learn about the town’s ancient Greek roots at its archaeological park, complete with an intact amphitheater. Discover the old town of Ortigia with a guided tour and then wander through its charming streets at your own pace with free time.
More
  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$59.15
From
$59.15

Syracuse, Ortygia and Noto, Private Tour from Taormina

Syracuse, Ortygia and Noto, Private Tour from Taormina

Syracuse, Ortygia, and Noto are three of Sicily’s most alluring towns, but the island’s slow public transportation makes visiting all three in one day virtually impossible. Skip the hassle and delays of the train and bus with this private tour from Taormina that includes round-trip transportation. Take in the ancient ruins and Ortygia historic district in Syracuse before continuing on to Noto to admire its lavish baroque architecture.
More
  • 8 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$567.86
per group
From
$567.86
per group

Syracuse tour

Syracuse tour

The tour in Syracuse-Ortigia-Noto is a comfortable tour suitable for those who like to relax in the name of culture. Organized for small groups, it gives the possibility to see more locations on the same day.
More
  • 8 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$94.64
From
$94.64

Syracuse Private Daytrip from Taormina

Syracuse Private Daytrip from Taormina

This is a private tour that will take you to one of the most charming towns of Sicily. You will experience art, history, architecture, sea and the delicious food and wines of the region. An expert private driver (and guide if you wish) will pick you up at yur hotel in the Taormina area so you will spend a fun and relaxing day under the Sicilian sun. Please note that your private driver will be at your complete disposal so you are free to customize the itinerary in the area as much as you like
More
  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$370.91
Price varies by group size
From
$370.91
Price varies by group size

Tour Siracusa Ortigia e Noto.

Tour Siracusa Ortigia e Noto.

The tour that I propose will introduce you to two of the most beautiful Sicilian cities, Syracuse and Noto. Syracuse a splendid seafaring city with Greek origins, stretching into the sea with the island of Ortigia, in 2005 together with the Necropolis of Pantalica it was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site. We will let you discover the wonders of this city like the Greek theater and the Roman amphitheater, to finish our tour with a visit to the ear of Dionysius. Only after enjoying an excellent lunch the tour will continue with a visit to Noto, a Baroque jewel, also a UNESCO World Heritage site, considered an open-air museum. Walking along the Corso Vittorio Emanuele you will be able to admire numerous palaces and churches that give it the nickname "stone garden".
More
  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$630.96
per group
From
$630.96
per group

Top experience in Syracuse and Ortigia

Top experience in Syracuse and Ortigia

Visit and taste the art, colors and flavors of one of the wonders of Sicily, Syracuse and its enchanting island Ortigia. Live and immerse yourself in the architecture and culture of ancient Magna Grecia and taste the flavors and smells of this fantastic land
More
  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$112.39
Price varies by group size
From
$112.39
Price varies by group size

Syracuse Virtual Tour

Syracuse Virtual Tour

*** START TIME IS US EST *** Join Through Eternity guide Andrea for an immersive virtual journey to the heart of one of the world’s most beautiful and fascinating cities: Syracuse. Impossibly perched on the rocky island of Ortigia jutting into the Mediterranean, the ancient origins of Syracuse extend far back into the mists of time, when it was founded by the Corinthians in the 8th century BC. A truly spectacular place, the landscape of the Sicilian city is one of magnificent palaces and churches, winding alleys and wonderful art. From Caravaggio’s final masterpiece to jaw-dropping scenery and a culinary tradition that’s second to none, Syracuse is a city whose glorious past lives on today in its vibrant streets. Join Andrea today and discover why Cicero described the Syracuse as "the most beautiful city ever built by the Greeks”!
More
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$23.66
From
$23.66

Filters
Frequently Asked Questions
The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
Q:
Should I book Ortygia (Ortigia) tickets in advance?
A:
We recommend booking e-tickets ahead of time to secure your spot since Ortygia (Ortigia) can get crowded. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund.
Q:
How much does it cost to visit Ortygia (Ortigia) 2021?
A:
Currently, an entrance ticket to Ortygia (Ortigia) costs USD 23.66. Guided Ortygia (Ortigia) tours start around USD 23.66 per person.
Q:
What''s the best way to experience Ortygia (Ortigia)?