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Discover The Fascinating Highlights Of Catania Over A 2.5-Hour Private Walking Tour



  • Tour Category

    Private Tour

  • Tour Types

    Culture, Sightseeing, Walking

  • Duration

    2.5 Hours

  • Activity Level


  • Language



Embark on this incredible Catania excursion and have the opportunity to see and learn about the magnificent structures that have stood the test of time. Get a glimpse into the daily life of the people who call this city their home and tour around some notable attractions such as a church, cathedral and castle. Whether you are a history buff, a lover of architecture, or simply looking for a unique travel experience, this virtual tour of Catania promises to be a journey you will never forget.

  • Roam across beautiful squares and get to know why Elephant is the town's symbol
  • Encounter the austerity of the lava stone
  • Pay your respects at the Cathedral, which is dedicated to St. Agatha 
  • Enjoy strolling across the charming Crociferi Street
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    • We will begin our exploration of Catania from a square that connects two major roads of the city. Next, we will admire a 15th-century church built in a unique baroque style. 
    • Then, we will head to the next square, which has an old university building. In this square, we will identify four lamps with statues carved on them depicting four legends. 
    • Continuing on to the next square, we will get to know why Elephant is the town's symbol. On reaching the main square, check out the Town Hall, the Cathedral and an Elephant fountain. The Cathedral is dedicated to St. Agatha and houses the remains of two Roman roads. Nearby is a fountain that flows to the underground river flowing through the city for ages. 
    • Next, we will walk through the Crociferi Street and the fish market to see some unusual local fish. Later, take a glimpse of the ruins of an ancient thermal bath. 
    • After exploring Castle, an imposing building made of lava stone, we will walk up to the Monastery, where we will hear about local dishes and fruits. The Monastery is a huge building that now serves as the University of Literature and also houses the remains of two Roman roads.
What's Included
  • English-speaking tour guide
What's Excluded
  • Gratuities
  • Entrance tickets, if any
Meeting Point

Criss Cross between Etnea and San Giuliano streets called 4 Canti

Cancellation Policy

For cancellations upto 2 days before the tour -

Refund of 80% of the tour price.
Tour Reviews
  • T


    Truly saw the hidden gems

    We loved exploring Catania with our guide, who showed us all the hidden gems we never would have found on our own.

  • E


    Had so much fun

    Our guide was so much fun and had so many great stories about Catania - we had a blast!

  • B


    Simply Amazing

    Bernadette's walking tour of Catania was simply amazing - she showed us all the most popular spots like the Town Hall and the Cathedral, and her knowledge of the city's history and culture was outstanding. I would highly recommend this tour to anyone visiting Catania!

  • M


    Loved it

    We had a fantastic time on this walking tour of Catania - our guide was so knowledgeable and friendly, and we got to see so many unique and interesting sights that we never would have discovered on our own. Her love for Catania was contagious, and we left the tour feeling like we had truly experienced the best of the city. I would definitely recommend this tour to anyone visiting Catania.

  • J


    To a good day

    Bernadette showed us the city's most famous landmarks like the Piazza Università, and her passion for the city was outstanding. We also got to try some of the city's famous street food, including arancini and cannoli. A great tour for foodies and culture enthusiasts!

  • J


    Loved the food

    This was a fantastic experience - the guide’s vast knowledge of the city's was impressive, and we got to explore some of its hidden gems that we wouldn't have found on our own. The highlight of the tour was trying out the local street food, which was absolutely delicious!

Starting From


USD 197 / group

Total number of people (Min: 1 , Max: 10)

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