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Street Food Guided Tour in Syracuse

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Get a taste of authentic Italian culture on this guided Sicilian Street Food tour along with a walk through the streets of the Market of Ortigia.


  • Follow your guide into the streets of Syracuse as you discover the rich culture of the place celebrated by its local street food.

  • Be overwhelmed by the marvelous spread of natural produce at the Market of Ortigia including a variety of meats, nuts, and cheese.

  • The multi-lingual guides will guide to you the hidden alleys for you to indulge in the best of the best street food.

  • On this walking tour, you can also opt for a historical tour of the island with a professional guide.

  • Fun Fact: Syracuse is known to be famous for America’s favorite smoky, saucy, slathered, and slow-roasted barbeque.


  • Food tasting

  • Wine tasting


  • Personal expenses

Cancellation policy

You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

The island of Ortigia represents the very heart of Syracuse and is considered the historical center of the city. Needless to say, the island is full to bursting with exquisite sceneries, vibrant culture, and even better food. As you follow your guide down the bustling food street, the flavorful aroma will have your tummy rumbling for some delicious cuisine!

The Market of Ortigia, located in the old part of Sicily, is a place where you will find tastes and smells wafting out of the street food shop, the hum of conversation, and a ton of fresh produce. All the vegetables, meats, cheese, nuts, and more are locally sourced and the samples you try out will also be made with the most refined ingredients.

If you choose, you can also extend your experience by making adding a historical excursion of Ortigia, led by an experienced guide.

Important Information

  • It is advisable to wear comfortable walking shoes.

  • The tour is wheelchair and pram/stroller accessible.

  • Pets and guide dogs are allowed.

  • Outside food and drinks are allowed.


  • Mon to Sat: 11:30 am
  • Your voucher will be emailed to you shortly.

  • Display the voucher on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID at the meeting point.

  • Please arrive at the meeting point 15 minutes before the scheduled time of your visit to avoid any delays.

Meeting Point

  • Meet your guide at Sicily in Travel.

  • Address: Via Eritrea, 2 d, 96100 Siracusa SR, Italy.

Get Directions to the Meeting Point

Getting There

By Bus

  • The closest bus stop is Syracuse Corso Gelone 52. It is a quick 10-minute walk to the meeting point.

  • Board buses Interbus S.p.A IN01 and Interbus S.p.A IN14 to get you there.

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