Catania walking tour
Excursions & day trips

Catania walking tour

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£17.00
Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish , German
Availability: Everyday
Printed ticket only
Duration: 2 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Discover the Baroque architecture of Catania in picturesque squares
  • Explore Via dei Crociferi to admire one of Italy's most beautiful roads
  • Marvel at the imposing fortress of Castello Ursino
  • Experience local life at a typical fish market
  • See Catania's iconic elephant in Piazza Duomo
What to expect

The tour will begin by visiting Piazza Stesicoro, where you will admire the Roman Amphitheatre, dating back to the second century. You will then reach via dei Crociferi, one of the most beautiful baroque streets of Italy, full of churches, passing by via Etnea. On the north side of the street there is Villa Cerami portal (which today hosts the law faculty) and on the south side there is the San Benedetto arch.

The tour continues with the visit of Piazza Università where there is the majestic Central University Palace.

You will then go to Piazza Vincenzo Bellini, where the famous Massimo Theatre is, and to Piazza Duomo, where you will see the Cathedral and the “liotru” (the elephant, symbol of the city). Finally you will reach Ursino Castle (which today hosts Catania’s civic museum) passing by the Fish market.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Temperature screening is compulsory for all visitors
  • What's included
    • Multilingual guide
    What's not included
    • Shuttle bus (on request)
    • Authorized tourist guide (on request)
    • Optional visit of the Museums
    Where
    Piazza S. Domenico, 31, 95124 Catania CT, Italy
    Meeting point:
    The tour will start from the city center of Catania
    Provider
    Etna Tribe
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Unfortunately, we can't offer you a refund nor can we change or cancel your booking for this particular product, due to our partner's policy.

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