Outdoor Activities in Syracuse

Outdoor activities in Syracuse are a mix of adventure sports and some laid-back vibes amidst scenic beauty. Syracuse comes with an ideal terrain and atmosphere to spend active holidays and make plenty of unforgettable memories. So, explore the wilderness of Syracuse and spend some time in the lap of nature with these exciting outdoor activities Syracuse has to offer. From the most adventurous experiences to the most popular ones, the following list combines it all to make sure you do not miss these unique experiences while planning a trip to Syracuse.

From sunrise to sunset, let's discover the best spots for outdoor activities in Syracuse:

  1. #1 of 59 Outdoors Activities in Syracuse
    - Used in 25 itineraries
    Ortigia

    Tags: Island, Neighborhoods

    Address: Isola di Ortigia, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Adjoining the mainland of Syracuse, the Island of Ortigia welcomes you to one of the most interesting archaeological sites in the world that date back to the Greek times. The whole town was rebuilt se...Read more

  2. #2 of 59 Outdoors Activities in Syracuse
    - Used in 184 itineraries
    Duomo Di Siracusa

    Tags: Religious Site, Architecture , Cathedral

    Address: Piazza Duomo, Ortigia, 4 – Siracusa, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy

    Timings: 08:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    Designated as a UNESCO World Heritage, the Duomo di Siracusa was formerly a Greek temple that dated back to the 5th century BC. The present Byzantine church dates back to the 7th century and still hol...Read more

  3. #3 of 59 Outdoors Activities in Syracuse
    - Used in 74 itineraries
    Oriented Nature Reserve Cavagrande

    Tags: Mountain, Trail, Nature

    Address: Syracuse, Sicily, Italy

    If nature is what you love, the Riserva Naturale Orientata Cavagrande del Cassibile is just where you need to head to when in Syracuse. The huge reserve covers 2700 hectares of lush green mountains, c...Read more

  4. #4 of 59 Outdoors Activities in Syracuse
    - Used in 9 itineraries
    La Piazza Duomo

    Tags: Walking Area, Historical Site, Square

    Address: Piazza Duomo, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Piazza Duomo was built on the former ancient Greek grounds and the whole square still maintains its Greek history masked into its structures that was established here in the Byzantine era.  S...Read more

  5. #5 of 59 Outdoors Activities in Syracuse
    - Used in 110 itineraries
    Ear Of Dionysius

    Tags: Cave, Geological Formation, Historical Site

    Address: Parco Archeologico della Neapolis, Via Paradiso, 14 - 96100 Siracusa, Sicily, Italy

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Located in the Parco Archeologico della Neapolis, the Ear of Dionysuis is a cave believed to be formed during the construction of a quarry. The ear shaped opening of the cave is what gives it its name...Read more

  6. #6 of 59 Outdoors Activities in Syracuse
    - Used in 84 itineraries
    Chiesa Di San Giovanni Alle Catacombe

    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Address: Largo San Marciano, 3, Siracusa, SR, 96100, Sicily, Italy

    Timings: 09:30 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The Chiesa di San Giovanni alle Catacombe dates back to the 6th century and is the place where Marciano- the first bishop of Syracuse is buried. Even though originally a strong structure with 12 Doric...Read more

  7. #7 of 59 Outdoors Activities in Syracuse
    - Used in 152 itineraries
    Greek Theatre

    Tags: Entertainment, Performance, Theatre, Architecture

    Address: Viale Paradiso 14 | Parco Archeologico della Neapolis, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The Teatro Greco is one of the most uniquely structures built in ancient Syracuse. The Whole theatre is almost made entirely from a single rock formation and has ancient Roman/ Greek arena styled seat...Read more

  8. #8 of 59 Outdoors Activities in Syracuse
    - Used in 6 itineraries
    Museo Archeologico Regionale P. Orsi

    Tags: History Museum

    Address: Viale Teocrito 66, Villa Landolina, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The Regional Archaeological Museum Paolo Orsi was inaugurated in the late 19th century and was originally located on Cathedral square. The current location of the museum was inaugurated in 1988 and co...Read more

  9. #9 of 59 Outdoors Activities in Syracuse
    - Used in 14 itineraries
    Fountain Of Diana

    Tags: Fountain

    Address: Piazza Archimede, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Taking the centre stage at Piazza Archimede, the Fountain of Diana portrays the goddess of hunting standing tall above a chaos of figurines. The statue of Alpheus looking at his love Arethusa as she t...Read more