Private Excursion Catania Cyclops Riviera

This tour will show you how the Catania people live in the modern era, according to ancient traditions and mythological legends, in a city destroyed and rebuilt 9 times during its millenary life..

The Excursion Catania Cyclops Riviera is suggested if you start from Hotels or Ports of Catania, Siracusa or Taormina – Giardini Naxos and sourrounding. This is a tour for everyone, without difficulty. During the trip there will be the opportunity to have Shopping Time in the Via Etnea.

excursion Catania Cyclops Riviera
Catania Ursino Castle
Excursion to Catania

Reached the city of Catania, our tour begins with a visit of theHistoric Fish Market and Cathedral Square, the Ursino Castle, the theater Bellini and the remains of the Roman Amphitheater and the Villa Bellini, along the Via Etnea. Following a tour by car to see the outer areas of the old town.

Excursion to Acicastello

The excursion to Cyclops Riviera start from the fisher port of Ognina, according to the legend, was the place where Ulisses meet the cyclops Polyphemus. Next stop will be in the Acicastello main square, here you can enjoy the visit of Castle, builded on top a lava rock. 

 

Excursion to Acitrezza

Last step it’s the visit of Acitrezza. Here you can see, according to the vulcanologist, the very first lava eruption of Etna, about 600.000 years ago, And the wonderful panorama, the Faraglioni di Acitrezza and the Lachea Island. On request, you can also enjoy a boat trip.

Private Excursion Catania Cyclops Riviera, up to 8 passengers with sedan or minivan. Duration 8 – 9 Hours, Prices starting from 35.00 EUR per person

Included in the Excursion Catania Cyclops Riviera
  • Multilingual Driver-guide
  • Wifi Onboard
  • Baby Seat (if needed)
  • A small bottle of water each
  • Tax, Fuel, Toll, parking and Board for the driver
Not included in the Excursion Catania Cyclops Riviera
  • Entrance Tickets
  • Local Guide
  • Lunch or Drinks
  • Gratuites
  • Everything not specified in the include list

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