Eat like a real Sicilian does! Explore beautiful Ortigia, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and taste the best local food and delicacies.
What to Expect
After meeting your passionate local guide, expert in street food, she will introduce you to Siracusa's favorite street for gastronomic delicatessen. Your tasting experience will start from the magnificent Apollo Temple, one of the most important ancient Greek monuments on Ortigia Island, dating back to the beginning of the 6th century BC and, therefore, the most ancient Doric temple in Sicily.
Head to the Ortigia food market and experience the market stalls with your guide, admire artistically arranged stands of vegetables, nuts, fruits, cheeses, meats and fresh fishes while soaking up the market’s friendly and warm ambience. Your guide will introduce you to some of the traders here, who’ll happily let you sample some of their high-quality offerings.
Continue through the vibrant market and stop in a Sicilian street food delicatessen vintage shop for an unforgettable light lunch with several samples of typical Sicilian appetizers and wine tasting.
Strolling next to the market, continue the tour trying famous "Arancino", a fried risotto ball and Sicilian’s favorite street food. Next, visit one the most famous Siracusa bars for a Granita tasting, listening to your guide’s explanation regarding how this delectable street-dessert is created. The tour will finish in the center of Ortigia where you can continue to explore the city at your leisure, after your guide has left you precious tips on how to proceed at best you Sicilian day.
During the tour, your guide will answer all of your questions and give you maximum support and advice to let you feel at home in Siracusa!
- 2-Hour Siracusa Street Food and Market Tour with an expert guide
- Several samples of typical Sicilian Street Food
- Light Lunch with wine tasting
- Arancino tasting
- Granita tasting
- Vat and taxes