Syracuse was the most important city of Magna Grecia and later an important Roman city, making it a treasure trove of archaeological wonders. Delve into the complex and intriguing history of this magnificent city by visiting its most important sites along with your expert guide.
Start the day in the charming island of Ortigia, the heart of Syracuse. Wander around its old city center and visit its vibrant markets and some cheese and spice shops, taking in their delightful aromas. After a delicious lunch in town, visit the archaeological site of Syracuse whose highlights are the breathtaking ancient Greek theater and Roman amphitheater. Finally, step inside the Archaeological Museum which a grand collection of exhibits from all over Syracuse.
This ancient city has a long history, originating in 8th c. BC as a Phoenician city, then passing into the hands of the Carthaginians before finally becoming a major Roman city.
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