Private tour

Catania: Ursino Castle and Bellini Theater Private Tour

Activity provider: Le Terre di Federico

Catania: Ursino Castle and Bellini Theater Private Tour

Activity provider: Le Terre di Federico

From US$ 157.04 per group up to 54

Enjoy a guided tour of one of Sicily's most historically fascinating locations, Catania. Discover the ancient city of Catania and visit many of its most socially and historically important landmarks.

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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Italian
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Discover one of the most important cities in Sicily
  • Follow the ancient streets of the historic center, rich in Baroque style buildings
  • Explore the ancient Norman-Swabian castle and the cathedral of Sant'Agata
Full description

Discover the beautiful architecture and ancient history on this guided tour of Catania. Visit the Ursino Castle and the stunning Cathedral of Sant'Agata.

Commence your guided tour of Catania from the iconic Ursino castle. Admire the grounds of this architecturally unique structure and learn about its role in Sicilian history. 

Stroll to the Via Auteri, which is in front of the ruins of the Roman baths, and you will then reach the fish and food markets of Catania, often considered to be the city's beating heart. 

Pass by the fish market and head to the del Duomo. Here, you can discover its numerous Baroque buildings and the Elephant Fountain. 

Next, visit the Cathedral of Sant'Agata, built-in 1090. Marvel at the tomb of the famous composer Vincenzo Bellini.

Continue to the famous Bellini Theater. After taking photos, you will pass the Roman Theater and continue along Via Vittorio Emanuele, where the tour will end at the Benedictine monastery and the church of San Nicolò.

Includes
  • Local guide
  • Ticket the Roman theater
  • Food and drinks
  • Pickup and drop-off
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Piazza duomo square next to the elephant fountain.

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Food
  • Credit card
  • Sunscreen
  • Water
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Packed lunch
  • Cash
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July 21, 2020

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