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Baroque Noto

Syracuse archaeological park walking tour

Discover Noto, Sicilian's 'stone garden' with Hermes Sicily's professional tour guides. Noto is a small town, located in south-eastern Sicily, near Syracuse. Its old town center is an Unesco world heritage since 2006. The medieval town was destroyed by an earthquake in 1693 but Noto was rebuilt and offers today impressive baroque architectures to the visitors. The splendid cathedral is one of the most famous buildings in Noto but the town is also famous for the yearly Infiorata flower festival along via Nicolaci.

Itinerary

  • Porta reale
  • San Francesco church
  • Santa Chiara church
  • Cathedral
  • Palazzo Ducezio
  • San Carlo church
  • Via Nicolaci and Palazzo Nicolaci
  • Hercules fountain
  • San Domenico church

Images

Some of the locations you will visit during the Baroque Noto park walking tour.

San Francesco church
San Francesco

San Francesco church with its impressive stairway

Palazzo Nicolaci
Palazzo Nicolaci

The elegant baroque balconies of Palazzo Nicolaci

Santa Chiara
Santa Chiara

The delicate stuccoworks of the interiors of Santa Chiara

Hercules fountain
Hercules fountain

The classical style of Hercules fountain

Cathedral
Cathedral

The imposing appereance of the cathedral from S.Chiara

Palazzo Ducezio
Palazzo Ducezio

The neoclassic architecture of Palazzo Ducezio

Information and Booking

Hermes Sicily is a group of professional tour guides. It's possible to book the Baroque Noto walking tour for groups but it's also possible to have a private guide for a small-group visit. The walking tour lasts about 1h30m. On demand it's possible to book a longer itinerary visiting e.g. the interiors of Palazzo Nicolaci or the tower of Santa Chiara. For information and booking please contact us:

For information and Booking:

Hermes-Sicily phonePhone: +39 346 5787561

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