3. From Syracuse: Private Baroque Tour in Noto and Wine Tasting
Experience the beauty of Sicily’s Val di Noto and the area’s most historic sights on this private Baroque wine tasting tour from Syracuse. Your own personal guide will take you to Noto and a local winery to enjoy Sicilian wines paired with a light lunch made up of local products.
After pickup, your trip starts from Porta Reale, the ancient entrance to Noto, built around 1800. Admire churches such as the Church of San Francesco d'Assisi, the Church of Santa Chiara, and the Cathedral of San Nicolò.
Stop in front of the town hall building, Palazzo Ducezio, built during the 18th century and inspired by ancient French palaces, then continue to Via Nicolaci. Every year, in spring, Via Nicolaci hosts the Infiorata, a much-awaited international event.
Leaving the city of Noto, visit some of the vineyards immersed in the scenic beauty of the area. Upon arrival, the owners of the winery will guide you to discover the secrets hidden behind the preparation of world-famous Sicilian wines.
Before the end of your trip, take a seat and taste a total of 4 different DOC labels combined with a tasting of typical Sicilian products, including typical cheeses, bruschettas (grilled bread with toppings), and homemade seasoned bread.