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Sunset Boat Tour to Ortigia Island with Aperitif Onboard

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Enchanting sunset, exploring sea caves, delicious aperitif, and Prosecco - get an authentic taste of Sicily on this exciting boat tour that has it all!

Highlights

  • Complement your journey into the lap of nature with a round of Prosecco and Sicilian delicacies made from fresh local produce.
  • Admire the beauty of the Coral cave with its soft red coral form cascading along its length, making it a sight to behold.
  • Visit the mesmerizing Grotta Dell’Amore and click lovely photos of yourself and your loved ones, as is the tour tradition.
  • Witness the interplay of colors and shapes created by the forces of nature that form the inside of the largest cave on the Syracuse coast, the Grotta Della Stalattiti.
  • Take advantage of the stop included for snorkeling near the beautiful Maniace Castle (equipment not included).

Inclusions

  • Aperitif with typical Sicilian products
  • Prosecco
  • Water and soft drinks
  • Goggles

Exclusions

  • Snorkeling tube

Cancellation policy

These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.

Coves and Caves Galore

Set your sails towards the North Coast, where you will encounter the Cappuccini cave. Keep your cameras ready as you pass in front of a dolphin-shaped rock before continuing sailing into the Coral cave, whose walls are covered by cascading red coral, making it a truly admirable sight. There will be a brief pause at the Grotta Dell’Amore, where you can get off the boat and click a few pictures. You can later collect these pictures from the tour operator's office.

Next up is the largest cave on the Syracuse coast, the Grotta Delle Stallatiti, where you will see some of nature’s marvels. The walls of these caves are covered with shapes and colors created naturally by the force of water and the retained moisture on the stone. Enjoy some delicious Prosecco here before beginning the return journey.

Witness a Glowing Syracuse Sunset

Enjoy the swim stop near Maniace Castle as you wait for the breathtaking sunset. Lose yourself in melodious music while passing under the historic, stone Umbertino Bridge on your way back to the embarkation point.

Timings

Until 31st March: 1pm onwards From 1st April: 5:30pm onwards

  • Your voucher will be emailed to you instantly.
  • Display the voucher on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID at the meeting point.
  • Please arrive at the meeting point 20 minutes before the scheduled time of your visit to avoid any delays.

Meeting Point

  • Show your ticket at Ortigia Island Excursion Office.
  • Address: Via Eritrea, 2g, 96100 Siracusa SR, Italy.

Get Directions to the Meeting Point

Getting There

By Bus

  • The closest bus stop is Syracuse bus station. It is a quick 11-minute walk to the meeting point.
  • Board buses FlixBus,Interbus S.p.A. IN01,Interbus S.p.A. IN12,Interbus S.p.A. IN14 to get you there.
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