Food Tasting Walking Tour of Catania
Sample the culinary delights of Catania on a 3 hour walking tour with food tastings! Explore the historical streets of the city with a local guide and enjoy several snacks and beverages along the way.
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Enjoy a historical overview of the city as you walk through the alleys and the squares of the old town, whilst sampling some of its culinary delights! Discover rotisseries, kiosks, markets and fish markets and taste local delicacies such as granita with brioche, delicious arancini and quench your thirst with the typical cordial and seltz from the many kiosks of the city!
- Duration: 4.5 hour(s)
- Available: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
- Pick-up: Not available
- Inclusion: English-speaking guide / Food Tasting / Catania walking tour
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Schedule & Location
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09:50 Check-in and meet your guide
10:00 Food tasting walking tour departsGet a complete overview of Catania, of the alleys and the squares of the old town, whilst sampling the typical culinary delights of the city!
Piazza Duomo and visit to the Cathedral (UNESCO heritage)From here you will head to the popular fish market, better known as la pescheria! You can taste black pudding (il sanguinaccio) and a terrine-like jelly (zuzzo) - all washed down with some local aromatic wine (zibibbo).
Top sights in CataniaContinues along via Crociferi, famous for its churches and its importance in the procession for the Festa of Sant'Agata, the patron saint of the city. Following, via Etnea, the main street of Catania, you will arrive at Piazza Stesicoro, home to the Roman amphitheatre excavated in the 20th century.
Enjoy Arancini from famous Bar SaviaThen on to Bakery Pacini for a much-loved cipollina (a speciality of Catania made with puff pastry, tomato, onion, mozzarella and ham). Cross over the biggest market of the city for a Chiosco Costa - a typical fizzy drink made from fresh Selz and syrups, all freshly prepared.
Tuck into a mixed plate of meatballs barbecued on hot coals ...... and the legendary cipollata (spring onions wrapped with bacon). The final stop of the Catania Street Food tour will be back in Piazza Duomo tol taste Sicilian cannoli with ricotta and almond paste at quaint little bakery.
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- Any cancellations made after 00:00 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.