Catania Street Food Tour

4.8 / 5

5 reviews

Catania Street Food Tour

From $77 per person

Discover Sicilian food through a gastronomic tour.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 2 - 3 hours
Starting time 10:00 AM
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Live tour guide
Italian, English
Small group
Limited to 10 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Discover the flavors, aromas, and gastronomic traditions of Catania
  • Taste a multitude of traditional Sicilian cuisine
  • Visit the city's most significant monuments as you go
Full description
Set off on a journey through the flavors, aromas, and gastronomic traditions of Catania. Start from the meeting point in Piazza Duomo 18, in front of the pharmacy. Admire the Town Hall, the wonderful St. Agata's Cathedral, the Obelisk of the elephant or “Liotru” (symbol of the city) and the Amenano fountain. Continue on Via Etnea, Catania's main street whose name comes from the Etna volcano, visible from the beginning to the end of the boulevard. Pass through Piazza Università with its magnificent baroque buildings, erected after the destruction of the earthquake of 1693. Discover Via dei Crociferi, a small jewel of baroque art and churches, often immortalized by the greatest Italian filmmakers. During the walk, taste a good selection of local products. Savor refreshing drinks that you can taste in the kiosks in the central squares, such as lemon mandarin, and seltz lemon and salt. Sample fried fish enjoyed in the fish market, the iconic “Arancino", and you will finish the experience with local pastries.  Enjoy the afternoon with your guide, visiting the most important monuments and discovering the secrets of Sicilian gastronomy.
Includes
  • Food and drink
  • Guide
  • Hotel transfers
  • Entrance fees
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • Customers are required to bring and wear masks

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Meeting point

The Meeting point is at Piazza Duomo, 18 Catania (in front of the pharmacy)

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Overall rating

4.8 / 5

based on 5 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    5.0/5
  • Value for money
    4.4/5
  • Service
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  • Organization
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Lohnt sich trotz des hohen Preises

Wirklich zu empfehlen! Die Tour begann überpünktlich und findet mit wenigen Teilnehmern (wir waren nur 3) statt, was es besondern empfehlenswert macht. Unbedingt aufs Frühstück verzichten, man wird sooooo satt! Der Guide war sehr nett, sprach sehr verständliches Englisch und erzählt auch die ein oder andere spannende Geschichte über Catania. Er zeigt auch nette Lokale und Plätze an denen man als Tourist sonst nicht vorbei kommen würde.

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June 24, 2019

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A wonderful experience with local coloring

A very friendly and knowledgeable guide who knew how to convey in the very best way. It lived up to our expectations

October 5, 2019

It was very nice to see the fish market, it was for me very very impressive. Interesting to see how local people stop for kiosk to take a glass of drink and than return to their daily life.

September 26, 2019

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