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1 Archaeological Museum
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Rank: 1 About 18

Address: Viale Teocrito, 66, Siracusa
Type: Museums


2 Santuario della Madonna delle Lacrime
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Rank: 2 About 18

Address: Santuario della Madonna delle Lacrime
Type: Landmarks and Historic sites


3 Archaeological Park Neapolis
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Rank: 3 About 18

Address: Syracuse
Type: Parks and gardens


4 Roman Amphitheatre
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Rank: 4 About 18

Address: Syracuse
Type: Landmarks and Historic sites


5 Castello Maniace
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Rank: 5 About 18

Address: Via del Castello Maniace, snc, Isola di Oritigia
Type: Landmarks and Historic sites


6 Eurialo Castle
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Rank: 6 About 18

Address: Viale Siracusa, 2, Syracuse
Type: Landmarks and Historic sites


7 Temple of Apollo
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Rank: 7 About 18

The ruins of the Temple of Apollo which were believed to be built between 7th – 6th century BC won’t give a tourist the whole picture behind its story. One has to visit the archaeological museum which is in Siracusa and...

Reviewed by: Laalamani
Address: Largo XXV Luglio, ., Siracusa
Type: Landmarks and Historic sites


8 Palazzo Bellomo
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Rank: 8 About 18

An art museum, the Bellomo Regional Museum is located in the heart of Ortigia in Palazzo Bellomo. It houses many works of medieval and modern art which includes the popular paintings by Caravaggio and are entitled...

Reviewed by: Laalamani
Address: Via Giuseppe Maria Capodieci, 16, Siracusa
Type: Landmarks and Historic sites


9 Fonte Aretusa
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Rank: 9 About 18

Fonte Aretusa is a body of water which is situated in Island of Ortigia. It is known to be the oldest part of the Sicilian city. It is a place of encounter between the legend and reality, and also one of the most beautiful monuments...

Reviewed by: Laalamani
Address: Syracuse, Italy
Type: Other attractions


10 Isle of Ortigia
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Rank: 10 About 18

Isle of Ortigia is considered as the oldest part of Siracusa and is quite a charming place to discover whilst walking round its typical lanes. There are many museums and historical buildings at Isle of Ortigia.  This square is...

Reviewed by: Laalamani
Address:
Type: Streets, Squares and Neighbourhoods


11 Catacombe of St. John
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Rank: 11 About 18

St John catacomb is known as the largest community cemetery in Siracusa, after the Peace of the Church. It has huge epigraphic documentation. It appears from the plan of the monument and the layout, that the catacomb of St. John was...

Reviewed by: Laalamani
Address: Via A. Von Platen, 34
Type: Landmarks and Historic sites


12 La Fontana Vecchia
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Rank: 12 About 18

La Fontana Vecchia is an excellent place to hang out with friends and close ones. It is a great friendly place to have fun and enjoy the evening.

Reviewed by: Laalamani
Address: 150 Corso Vittorio Emanuele Syracuse, Sicily Italy
Type: Nightlife


13 Papyrus Museum
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Rank: 13 About 18

A specialty museum, the Papyrus museum is named after papyrus which grows in Siracusa only.  Further, the museum is totally dedicated to this rare plant in the city. It contains some of the ancient papyruses and also some...

Reviewed by: Laalamani
Address: 66 Syracuse, Sicily Italy
Type: Museums


14 Ear of Dionysius
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Rank: 15 About 18

As legend goes, Dionysius, a tyrant ruler of Siracusa used to keep his prisoners inside this cave as its unusual acoustics allowed him to hear even a slight whisper uttered inside. The artist, Caravaggio gave the cave the name,...

Reviewed by: Laalamani
Address:
Type: Nature and sport


15 Church Madonna delle Lacrime
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Rank: 16 About 18

Address: Viale Luigi Cadorna, 139, Syracuse
Type: Landmarks and Historic sites


16 Palazzo Beneventano
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Rank: 17 About 18

Address: Piazza Duomo, 4, Siracusa
Type: Landmarks and Historic sites

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San Severo - 22.4 mi
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The Church of San Severo was originally built in the 11th Century and then rebuilt in between 1748-1751. This Church has a wall painting, which was partially painted by Raphael some time during the 16th Century. The painting reflects...

Reviewed by: Laalamani
Address: Piazza Raffaello
Distance: 36.1
City: Perugia

Type: Landmarks and Historic sites + Share


Castello Ursino - 32.4 mi
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Castello Ursino is a beautiful castle which is situated in Catania. It was built from 1239 to 1250 and belonged to the Emperor Frederick II, the king of Sicily. At present, the castle houses the Catania Civico Museum...

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Address: Castello Ursino Piazza Federico di Svevia Catania Italy
Distance: 52.1
City: Catania

Type: Landmarks and Historic sites + Share


Palazzo Biscari - 32.5 mi
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Palazzo Biscari is situated behind the Porta Uzeda in Catania. It was built several times by the family of Paterno Castello, the Princes of Biscari. And so, it was built in periods between 1707 and 1763 by...

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Address: Via Museo Biscari 10-16 Catania, Sicily Italy
Distance: 52.3
City: Catania

Type: Landmarks and Historic sites + Share


Duomo di Catania - 32.6 mi
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Piazza Duomo di Catania is situated in the heart of the city and the symbol monument of the city is the fountain with the Elephant. The cathedral of the city with the Chapel of Sant’Agata looks out onto the Duomo Duomo di...

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Address: Duomo di Catania
Distance: 52.4
City: Catania

Type: Landmarks and Historic sites + Share

Neighbouring places: Siracusa


Catania - 32.6 mi

Catania, capital of the province of Catania, is located on the east coast of the island of Sicily, Italy. Located at the foot of volcanic Mount Etna, Catania is Sicily’s ...

Distance: 52.4
City: Catania

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