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Do you want to live wholly the charm and the beauty of the Val di Noto? It is the tour for you! Noto is one of the UNESCO World Heritage site in Sicily and through our tour you will lose yourself in the splendor of the “Capital of Sicilian Baroque”. Moreover you have the chance to visit one of the most famous local wine cellar and tasting its Black Grape of Avola, which intense flavor is more and more appreciated internationally.
You will be enchanted by the historic buildings that made the city of Noto one of the UNESCO World Heritage sites. Palaces, churches, terraces, staircases: all of them were built using the local variety of stone, characterized by a golden hue with pinkish shades. The whole city looks like it is a unique architectural complex. The tour through Baroque starts from Porta Reale: it is the real city gate. It was erected around 1800 in honour of the visit of Ferdinand II of the Two Sicilies. The most impressive and rich churches are: Saint Francis of Assisi’s Church, Saint Clare’s Church and, obviously, the Duomo Cathedral of Saint Nicolò. The most important building is that of the town hall: Palazzo Ducezio. It was built during the sixteen century, inspired by ancient French palaces. Another stop you cannot miss is the most famous street of the city: Nicolaci Street. It takes the name from the Nicolaci Family, who resided in the homonymous palace. Every Spring, Nicolaci Street host the Infiorata Flower Festival, an event internationally awaited. In those days Noto is full of tourists from all over the world.
Having to decide what to do in the Val di Noto, SiciLife has then selected for you the perfect combination of culture, history and experiential tourism. In fact, left the small town of Noto, you will visit the vineyards immersed in the scenic beauty of the area. The owners of the winery we chose for you, will guide you to discover the secrets for the preparation of a wine which is now appreciated by every market. There will also be the tasting of typical Sicilian delicacies together with the tasting of different DOC wines of Nero d’Avola.
You will live an unforgettable experience that combine enology, history and nature; you will visit the pearl of the Sicilian Baroque, Noto; you will taste wines made in the cellar of the amazing Val di Noto, matched with typical products that create a refined combination of Mediterranean enogastronomic culture.
In order to respect the timetable of the tours, all the guests are invited to be punctual.
During the booking and during the visit of the location is important to communicate intolerance and allergy to food and beverages.
If it is impossible to visit the cellar (for reasons not related to Sicilife), we will organize the Tour in another cellar in the province of Syracuse.
This tour is operated with Italian and English speaking Driver up to 8 people. The Driver is not a Licensed Tourist Guide – Licensed Tourist Guide: are the only professionals, with a Regional license, permitted to conduct visits and tours in all sites and museums within a city – and he cannot escort people inside the monuments because this is not allowed by Italian Rules. However, he has the competences to promote the most important highlights providing basic historical & cultural information. From 9 people, this tour is operated with a Tour Director.
The tour is suitable for everybody. Please, read our “Terms and conditions”.