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Ortigia Passengers tour

Via Vittorio Veneto 127 b, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
+39 368 317 0711
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Enjoyable tour of Baroque Sicilian cities

Had difficulty during off-season finding a tour online, out of Siracusa , to tour the cities of... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2016
VistaGina
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Rohnert Park, California
via mobile
Pleasant way to get an overview of Ortigia

The excursion provided an enjoyable overview of the small island of Ortigia from the water and... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2016
jsengupta
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Sydney, Australia
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Boat-trips in SyracuseBorn and bred in Ortigia, Emanuele ,of the Ortigia Passengers cooperative, know the coastline better than anyone having sailed around these sea for many years. The Ortigia passengers coop. offers guided tours of tht marine grottos ofSiracusa,showing tourists the undisturbed natural beauty of the siracusan coastline and its secret places not found on mass tourism itineraries. We will visit enchanting places unknown to even most expert of tourist guideswhere nature provides scenary so beautiful it could have been sculpted byan artist. first Itinerary --natural -geology We will visit a part of coastline known as sandwich where layer upon layerof rock climb up to 40 metres in height.
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Via Vittorio Veneto 127 b, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Had difficulty during off-season finding a tour online, out of Siracusa , to tour the cities of Noto, Modica & Ragusa on our only available dates in the area. The big tour companies offered most tours on specific days of the week only. I felt...More

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Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

The excursion provided an enjoyable overview of the small island of Ortigia from the water and included a visit to beautiful sea caves. My husband, sister-in-law and I bargained for the the combined island tour + sea cave for the three of us. Good value...More

1  Thank jsengupta
Reviewed 4 July 2016

We were convinced by a young lady to take this boat tour whilst we were walking over the bridge. As it was only for approx 1hr and very cheap we decided to give it a go. As it happened there were only 3 passengers and...More

4  Thank Lyn M
Reviewed 20 July 2015

We were not planning to do a boat trip in Syracuse, but the nice lady convinced us in the end. It was amazing, we did the peninsula and the grotte, caves trip. Both of them were scenic and beautiful. We also had a 10 minute...More

2  Thank Daubner R
Reviewed 4 July 2015

You can get information on this tour right by the water. It is an entertaining and scenic one hour and ten minute tour. First, you go around Ortigia and then to the caves. You take the tour in a rustic wooden boat. We had the...More

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Reviewed 10 June 2015 via mobile

We found this excursion after visiting the Information Centre in Ortigia and seeing a poster on the wall. They could not help us as they did not speak English but did point to a place over the bridge in Via della Dogana. We walked there...More

1  Thank jfmcmahon
Reviewed 4 June 2015

We took a group of 20 people on a picnic voyage with this company and had a fantastic time. It was a bit windy, so we couldn't go to the northeast side of Ortigia (which is very scenic, as I found in 2014 when I...More

1  Thank Randy S
Reviewed 23 July 2014

it's a nice trip all around ortigia while visiting some small caves, i recommend that you go wearing swimsuits and some beer /wine to enjoy it .. (of course you need to get permission first but all of them are cool guys)

3  Thank SamSaad
Reviewed 24 September 2013

ORTIGIA It's an isle where is located the downtown of Syracuse; it's accessible from the rest of the town through three nice bridges; two of the three ones are ancient, architectural et picturesque. The whole quarter is a kind of depot of art, history and...More

4  Thank Josephdari
Reviewed 5 September 2013

It's a wonderful area in the old part of Siracusa, where you can visit some beautiful places like the cathedral or The Piazza Duomo, eat an amazing Italian ice-cream, drink a cup of limoncello, eat a pizza... or just loose yourself around the narrow streets...More

1  Thank Viajeanda
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Gail S
Do you get sea sick going around the water in Ortygia
16 August 2015|
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no never we are ander the coast near
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