Private tour

Syracuse: Ortigia Island and Sea Caves Sightseeing Cruise

Activity provider: Dolci Escursioni

Syracuse: Ortigia Island and Sea Caves Sightseeing Cruise

Activity provider: Dolci Escursioni

From US$ 92.49 per person

Navigate around Ortigia Island, attached to Syracuse, on a scenic cruise. See beachfront landmarks like Castello Maniace, and sail into the peculiarly shaped sea caves on the north side of the city.

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Live tour guide
English, Italian
Wheelchair accessible
Private group


  • Amazing panoramic views of the city
  • Maniace Castle view from the sea
  • Fascinating exploration of the sea caves
Full description
During this guided tour you will see the following monuments and historical buildings: Venetian Palace, Umberto I bridge, small harbor, Bourbons prison, Spanish walls and Eastern seafront, Viliena Fortress, Maniace Castle, Aretusa Source, Syracuse Cathedral, St. Lucy Church, Alfeo seafront and Porta Marina. We will then continue our tour on the coast with the sea caves exploration and you will live a unique experience: the boat will go into the caves to allow you to admire stalactites, stalagmites and corals. Some caves have peculiar shapes that you will recognize by approaching them, Dionysius ear cave, Lovers’ cave heart shaped, Doves cave. Last but not least, if you wish, you will have the chance to enjoy a swim in our crystal waters!
  • We meet the guests at the right meeting point and then we take them directly to the boats.
  • Welcoming prosecco, Red wine, White wine
  • Cibo
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned

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September 17, 2022


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