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Siracusa: private boat tour-Pillirina, Ortigia and sea caves

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Enjoy 3 hours of relaxation and fun with this private boat tour inside the Plemmirio Marine Protected Area, the island of Ortigia and the sea caves with several swim stop and snorkeling.


  • Discover the sea caves that can be visited inside
  • Sail and swim in a real Marine Protected Area
  • Visit Syracuse from the sea, where nature, history and legends meet


The private boat tour departs from our embarkation point at the entrance to the island of Ortigia where our staff will welcome you. Once on board, you will be free to move during the tour choosing whether to stay in the sun or take advantage of the shade provided by the awning, the whole boat will be at your disposal you will not have to share the route with other travelers. On board you will find fresh water, a bottle of prosecco to spice up your tour, and safety systems for all participants. You will be the one to choose what kind of experience to have, the captain will be happy to explain the history and all the information about the places you will visit, or you can enjoy the trip by listening to music and letting the scenery do the talking. You will be able to choose how many stops for swimming and snorkeling to make, agreeing with the captain on the best spots for you to give vent to your curiosity and your fun swimming among the fish. You can admire the island of Ortigia in its entirety, see the Maniace Castle, the Arethusa Fountain and the city from the sea. Along the Syracuse coast you can have fun discovering the hidden shapes behind the most famous rocks, enter sea caves and observe the color variations within them. In the marine protected area of Plemmirio you will experience an open and unspoiled sea, full of picturesque coves including the most famous, the Pillirina. If you forgot your mask? Don't worry, you will always find spare masks on the boat. Live the experience, it will be 3 hours only yours that you will not forget!


You can decide where to go and where to stop with the advice of the boat captain who will point out the best snorkeling spots to experience the real Sicilian sea. You will be able to see the island of Ortigia, the Maniace Castle, the Spanish walls, the sea caves and that of Pillirina. Choose whether to dive into the deepest blue or the crystal clear sea. While sailing you can choose to listen to music or to the waves of the sea. During the tour you will have fresh water and a bottle of prosecco.

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