Guided tour

Syracuse: Island of Ortigia Boat Trip and Sea Caves

Activity provider: Marco Fiorino

Syracuse: Island of Ortigia Boat Trip and Sea Caves

Activity provider: Marco Fiorino

From US$ 147.22 per group up to 8

Enjoy a relaxing boat trip filled with history, monuments, sea caves, and nature on this guided tour. See the heart-shaped cave, travel along the Alfeo seafront, admire the Maniace Castle, and more.

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Duration 1 hour
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Live tour guide
Private or small groups available


  • Take a relaxing bath during the excursion
  • Explore the most important monuments of Ortigia
  • Panoramic views of the city within the boat tour
Full description
An unique and relaxing tour, rich in history, monuments, sea caves and nature. A beautiful and fantastic experience, advisable to photograph the beautiful landscapes and sunsets. Starting from the "Umbertino" bridge, continuing from the small port of "S. Lucia" we head towards the sea caves and the heart-shaped cave (Syracuse side). After that you go on along the "Alfeo" seafront on the island of Ortigia, where you will admire the Maniace Castle and the "Fonte Aretusa" , where you can take a short stop to get a bath and photograph the beautiful panorama it offers us. At the end of the tour you will see "Porta Marina".
  • Safety on-board equipment (floating ring and life jackets).
  • Fresh water shower with the possibility of rinsing from the saltiness.
  • Awning to protect yourself from the sun's rays.
  • New cushions and ladder.
  • Food and beverages
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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Meeting point

Arrive 15 minutes before the activity starts , you must exchange your voucher at the ticket counter before the tour begins.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Swimwear
  • Towel
  • Flip-flops

Not allowed

  • Baby strollers
  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • Sunny weather needed to starting tour for security reasons.
Customer reviews

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Superb ride, very welcoming staff, and Thank you Enzo!

June 24, 2022

Product ID: 417461