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Pista Ciclabile Siracusa

Piazzale dei, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
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Nice for cycling or running but not really a nature attraction for tourists

The cycle path I think is nice for cycling or running especially if you are staying for some time... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2017
Just_Tina_C
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Garda, Italy
Lovely biking hours

To visit Ortigia by bike is a great option too. We did an adorable ride along the seaside. The path... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2016
Marcia D
,
Zurich, Switzerland
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  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
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14 Oct 2017
“Nice for cycling or running but not really a nature attraction for tourists”
6 Jun 2016
“Lovely biking hours”
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Piazzale dei, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy

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Reviewed 15 October 2017

The cycle path I think is nice for cycling or running especially if you are staying for some time or living in Siracusa but it's not really a nature attraction for tourists. The view towards Ortigia is quite nice coming back but the old railway...More

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Reviewed 6 June 2016

To visit Ortigia by bike is a great option too. We did an adorable ride along the seaside. The path is easy and flat and can be done with kids. The views are stunning ! There are small bridges overlooking the sea. The vegetation is...More

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Reviewed 8 May 2016

This is a nice simple there and back walk with good views to the sea with lots of wild flowers and some interesting art features.It also goes through some interesting former railway cuttings. You can wander off the path along the cliffs but the surface...More

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Reviewed 20 April 2016

This little gem is easily overlooked amongst the myriad attractions of the ancient world surrounding Syracuse, but well worth seeking out. Only a short distance from the city centre this cliff top cycle/foot path abounds with plants, Birds, Butterflies and lizards - to say nothing...More

Thank David M
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Reviewed 1 February 2016

Old railway line repurposed for cycling though you'll encounter more walkers and runners here. Surface is old asphalt or packed dirt, fine for most any bicycle as long as you can ride around a pothole or three.

Thank Larry T
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Reviewed 27 August 2015 via mobile

I discovered this place by accident and run for 4kms and then back. Views were nice, path was empty so i can recommend it for running!

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Reviewed 21 July 2015 via mobile

I ran twice, and it's a great place to do it. I believe the hole track measures around 7km, and the experience is great. It's an old railway track that was converted into a a bikeway. The hole length is illuminated using the old train...More

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Reviewed 2 March 2015

A shortish, but by Sicilian standards, quite well maintained track along the old railway. Pick your time to cycle carefully as it can get busy with walkers and dogs who are somewhat oblivious to cyclists. The usual problem with dog poo, so steer carefully! On...More

Thank Tricia H
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Reviewed 27 January 2013

The pista ciclabile has been obtained using a part of the old railway track that connected Siracusa to Catania . It extends for 6,5 Km from Piazzale Cappuccini , where there is a huge Monument dedicated the dead of second world war , to Contrada...More

2  Thank Dora M
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