Take an unforgettable walking tour discovering Catania and tasting its best street food. Several food and drink tastings are included in the tour.
What to Expect
Travelers have finally the option to double up their unique culinary experience on the east coast of Sicily and also earn their Catanese foodie’s passport! Most of travelers think that the beauty of Catania lies only in its stunning baroque churches and the majestic presence of Mount Etna. Catania is much more than this but only a local friend can reveal strangers its hidden beauty.
This tour is a 4 hours walking tour through the main squares and markets of the city center that allows travelers sample the best and most authentic Sicilian street food. Along the walk participants will stop at places hung out only by real Sicilians, such as food stalls and old bakeries.
The group will be constituted with maximum ten participants in order to let people enjoy the walk and interact with their local tour guide. This experience isn’t just about food! Your tour guides provide historical information on the monuments and churches visible along the walk and share with travelers the most intimate secrets of local cuisine and habits.
Palermo and Catania have very different backgrounds including language and eating habits too! Do not ever mention a brioches with ice-cream in Catania, Catanesi only have it with granita (slush drink). Do not mention horse steak in Palermo, Palermitani will walk out of you. But if you go to Catania, don’t miss the horse steak!
- Local professional guide
- Food tasting
- Seasonal desserts tasting
- Traditional syrup
- Zibibbo wine
- The foodie's passport
Know Before You Go
• Plesae wear some comfortable shoes.
• In summer the tour will last 3 hours.