Island of Ortigia
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Tips from locals
Cathedral, castello maniace, fontana aretusa, great pubs and restaurant, suitable for family with children and people of all age.
Ortigia is the ancient part of Syracuse, it's an island, but merged with the town through two bridges. Many ages stay in this island... Greek period, Roman period, Medieval period, Baroque period... A wonderful place to see... A few minutes walking from home!
Situated on a small island (Ortigia), the ancient city center of Syracusa is simply stunning! In addition to the ancient city, the archaeological park is a noteworty site to see!
15 minutes far from Villa le Girandole, Siracusa is one of the richest cities in terms of culture and history of the whole Sicily, and it has been for ages the crucial centre of the entire province. The city is famous for the Greek colonizations, which are clearly reflected on the cultural heritage,…