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Catania Historic Center Tour

Duration: 2h
Languages: English, French, Italian
Quality Verified Registered on December 07, 2021

We are a group of licensed tour guides from the Sicilian region who want to enhance the city of Catania by offering, in the low season, a quality service within everyone's reach. Professionals who in addition to knowing 6 languages (English, Spanish, French, German, Russian and Greek) have developed over the years individual, cultural, historical and artistic learning paths, to meet all needs. We like to define ourselves as ambassadors of culture and beauty.

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  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free
  • Accepts electronic payment
    This tour allows payment by electronic means or credit card

Tour description

With us Guiding Sicily guides you will have a unique experience because we are able to combine professional knowledge of the city with daily experience as we are all Catanian. Ours will be a visit that will tell you about the thousand-year history of the city , its connection with Etna , its most illustrious characters, and its famous gastronomy.
The tour starts from Piazza Duomo with the Elephant Fountain, the Cathedral (interior) and the Town Hall . Crossing the historic fish market you will reach the Ursino Castle . Then Piazza Mazzini , Piazza San Francesco and via dei Crociferi.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR TRAVELERS:

The Guiding Sicily Tourist Guides, covered by Civil Liability insurance to protect the customer, do not limit themselves to describing Catania in its peculiarities, but construct an original itinerary , offering the visitor many possible ways of enjoying it. The planning of the itinerary and the management of the guide service require skills that only an authorized professional can offer. For this reason, at the end of the guided tour, we suggest that the visitor leaves a contribution of at least 10 euros per person (children under 10 years of age are free).

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Highlights

What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Via Erasmo Merletta, Piazza del Duomo...
    Via Erasmo Merletta, Piazza del Duomo, 3, 95124 Catania CT, Italy
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    Infopoint Newsstand

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Cathedral of Sant'Agata
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Amenano fountain
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Catania Fish Market
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Roman Baths of the Address
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Ursino Castle
  • 6
    Outside visit
    Via Crociferi

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

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umberto@locati.it 27 May 2024
Palosco

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Travelled in couple - May 2024
Ottima guida
Roberta 26 May 2024
Brisbane

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Travelled in couple - May 2024
Era molto informativo. Simpatico. Sapeva tanto sulla storia siciliana
Marco 26 May 2024
Cumiana

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Travelled in couple - May 2024
TOTÒ persona eccezionale professionale competente simpatico... grande guida. Grazie di cuore
AnnaMaria 26 May 2024
Dicomano

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Travelled in group - May 2024
Toto'Ficarra,guida preparata,simpatico,gentile
Simona 25 May 2024
Bologna

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Travelled in group - May 2024
Tour veramente bellissimo ed interessante fatto con Ivan che con la sua cultura e professionalità ci ha mostrato Catania in tutte le sue bellezze e tradizioni… Tour consigliatissimo
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Who is this tour for?

Accessibility
Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Groups
Does not accept large group reservations.
Pets
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 5 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Electronic or credit card payment is accepted.
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