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Greek Theater
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Latomia del Paradiso
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Chiesa di San Giovanni Battista
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Latomie dei Cappuccini
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Porta Marina
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Duomo di Siracusa
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Chiesa di San Giovanni Battista
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#1 of 69 Sights & Landmarks in Syracuse
The garden and archeological site is worth visiting
#2 of 69 Sights & Landmarks in Syracuse
Surrounded by architectural beauty from several churches and just the local buildings that weave into the piazza, this grand space is sure to be one you traverse if you are visiting the sights in Ortigia...great p...
Wide and beautifully lit at night which gave it a peaceful atmosphere and the view of the Duomo while standing in the piazza was magnificent.
#3 of 69 Sights & Landmarks in Syracuse
She took us further down some stairs to see the Mikwah, or ritual bath, that shows the site was also used as a synagogue in former times.
Very interesting hidden site
#4 of 69 Sights & Landmarks in Syracuse
While at the Piazza Duomo be sure to visit the church of Santa Lucia alla Badia to view the exquisite Caravaggio painting the "Burial of St. Lucy".
Situated in Piazza Duomo on the island of Ortigia, the 5th century BC Greek temple dedicated to the Goddess Athena, became the site of today's Cathedral with its striking Baroque facade.
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#5 of 69 Sights & Landmarks in Syracuse
It contains the oldest Christian site in Sicily, the second largest network of catacombs in Italy, a papal tom, the tomb of the first bishop, a cave allegedly stayed in by St Paul now part of a crypt chapel, the r...
There are three interesting historical sites in this vicinity; this one, the Archaeological Park and the Museum Paolo Orsi.
#6 of 69 Sights & Landmarks in Syracuse
Plan your trip and take in the ancient archeological sites as well as the medieval town where the cathedral is.
A chance to view one of Caravaggio's Sicilian paintings and to enjoy the main Piazza of Siracusa.
#9 of 69 Sights & Landmarks in Syracuse
The Fountain of Diana in the Piazza Archimede gives excellent views down the Corso Matteotti to the harbour - this being full of exclusive shops.
The Fountain is wonderful and you can seat in a cafe opposite and enjoy the view.
#10 of 69 Sights & Landmarks in Syracuse
Surrounded by nature and offering great views of the surrounding areas, this is definitely a relaxing spot to rest, have a quick lunch (bring your own snacks) and absorb the history!
... very good preserved; Syracuse was a great town with a glorious past; the accoustic was excellent in the theatre still at this time, and the site was serene and quite, it was very hot, the visit was very nice.
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