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Gastronomic Street Food Tour of Catania provided by Sicilying

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Gastronomic Street Food Tour of Catania

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  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
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  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Updated 20-06-24 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 20-06-24 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Taste your way through the Sicilian city of Catania on a half-day street food tour. Set out on a walking tour that includes bustling markets, bakeries, and squares. Learn about the city’s history while passing landmarks like the cathedral. Sample regional specialties such as arancini and visit the fish market to try local cheeses, olives, and fried fish.
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Piazza Duomo, 18
    Piazza Duomo, 18, 95124 Catania CT, Italy
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  • 1
    Piazza Duomo
    Stop: 10 minutes
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  • 2
    A' Piscaria Mercato del Pesce
    Stop: 20 minutes
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  • 3
    Via dei Crociferi
    Stop: 10 minutes
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  • 4
    Piazza Stesicoro
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • 5
    Via Etnea
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • 6
    Fera 'o Luni - Mercato di piazza Carlo Alberto
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • You'll end at
    Piazza Duomo, 18
    Piazza Duomo, 18, 95124 Catania CT, Italy
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Highlights
  • Get to know the unique flavors of Sicily with a food tour
  • Explore Catania on foot to visit street food vendors and markets
  • Taste arancini, cheese, olives, and fried fish during a half-day tour
  • Go inside bakeries and markets between strolling by city landmarks
Important Information
Departure Point
Piazza Duomo, 18, 95124 Catania CT, Italy
Duration
3h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Food tasting
  • Snacks
  • Professional guide
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • A minimum of 2 people are required per booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Kristen C. wrote a review Nov. 2019
Sacramento, California9 contributions8 helpful votes
This was a fantastic tour. Not only did we get to try different foods in different venues but we walked through different parts of the city as well. Anna took the time to tell us about different areas we were in and a little bit of history. We went through food markets and
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Response from Serena C, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Gastronomic Street Food Tour of Catania
Responded Nov. 18, 2019
Dear Kristen, Thank you for taking part to our tour and having the time to share your experience! It was a real pleasure to meet you and let you discover our amazing tour and the wonder of our city! Hope to see you soon in Sicily to try together many other experiences! :)
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Gillian G wrote a review Oct. 2019
Port Elizabeth, South Africa28 contributions2 helpful votes
Anna was friendly and informative throughout the stroll through the streets of Catania. We had a taste of culture, traditions and of course food. The Arancinu was the best we have ever tasted. A memory to be recommended.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Response from Serena C, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Gastronomic Street Food Tour of Catania
Responded Oct. 28, 2019
Dear Gillian, Thank you for taking part to our tour and having the time to share your experience! It was a real pleasure to meet you and let you discover our amazing tour and the wonder of our city! Hope to see you soon in Sicily to try together many other experiences! :)
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Maree R wrote a review Sep. 2019
16 contributions5 helpful votes
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This tour is a perfect introduction to to history and food culture of Catania. Out guide Anna was fantastic at speaking English even with her strong accent, she spoke slowly and clearly so we could understand her. Her knowledge and passion for Catania and it’s rich history shone
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Response from Serena C, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Gastronomic Street Food Tour of Catania
Responded Oct. 17, 2019
Hi my dear, Thank you for taking part to our tour and having the time to share your experience! It was a real pleasure to meet you and let you discover our amazing tour and the wonder of our city! Hope to see you soon in Sicily to try together many other experiences! :)
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Dave P wrote a review Sep. 2019
Cambridge, United Kingdom41 contributions12 helpful votes
The two of us were met in the square with the elephant statue to discover we were having a personal tour. It was great being taken around, being told what it was like to live in the shadow of Mount Etna, all while enjoying some lovely food, including the best arancini we've had,
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Date of experience: May 2019
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Response from Serena C, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Gastronomic Street Food Tour of Catania
Responded Sep. 24, 2019
Hi my dear, Thank you for taking part to our tour and having the time to share your experience! It was a real pleasure to meet you and let you discover our amazing tour and the wonder of our city! Hope to see you soon in Sicily to try together many other experiences! :)
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Muriel F wrote a review Sep. 2019
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Our guide was really friendly and very open, excited to share her knowledge on the every day life of Catanian people. The street food was well balanced : some fish, some wine, some cheese, narancio, granita, etc... I woud surely recommend not to eat breakfast before starting the
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Response from Serena C, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Gastronomic Street Food Tour of Catania
Responded Sep. 24, 2019
Hi my dear, Thank you for taking part to our tour and having the time to share your experience! It was a real pleasure to meet you and let you discover our amazing tour and the wonder of our city! Hope to see you soon in Sicily to try together many other experiences! :)
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About the operator

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timschwarte
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Wow!
This trip was amazing! The guides were very friendly and showed us the most beautifull places around Ribera in a tr
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Antonio1954_9
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It is not a tour, it is an accelerated transfer.
From the first moment of starting the tour we saw that this was not a tour, it was a transfer to the cities. The pe
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happy4343
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Food tasting tour
Our tour guide was very knowledgeable, friendly and good. It was an interesting experience of food tasting with one
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KjartanJoha
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Great Steet Food tour
We very much enjoyed our Street Food Tour of Catania. My wife and I was the only two signed up and our guide, Anna,
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Stephen C
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Food Tour
The food tour was great. Our tour guide also gave us some great history on the city. She definitely made the tour
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jansellskc
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Highly recommend
Our guide Anna was exceptional. Not only did we learn so much about Catania, Anna was knowledgeable about Catania
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HilaryTheDiver
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Poor information
Booked a jeep and cable car package from Catania. The start point is 37km away from the centre of Catania. What
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Mary Ann M
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Interesting but sites could have been better
We rode the quad in Catania area, Sicily. Mt Etna was smoking at the time which was kind of cool. Because of this ,
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Cindy D
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Anna’s the bomb!
Anna led us on a delicious and informative tour of Catania. It was so much more than a food tour- Anna shared histo
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716lisamariem
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Worthwhile activity
Hard to find and hard to get hold of staff who weren’t there for 20 mins when we arrived. Didn’t go faster than 30k
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Jacob E
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Food Tour in Catania
We met our Guide Anna in piezzza doumo. she was very welcoming and kind and we enjoyed her stories on catania hist
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Dan L
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Very interesting
We especially loved the fish market and how natural it was. Loved the places and things we ate. The walk was inform
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stevenv541
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Excellent tour operator
This weekend we visited Catania and arranged some tours with Sicilying (Cooking class, Etna trekking, Godfather tou
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ColinC715
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A different way to see Modica
I was great fun going around the back streets in the Fiat, I’m over 6ft so it was a bit of a squeeze but worth it,
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We were a group of 3 sisters who thoroughly enjoyed our evening with Mimmo! Osteria Bacchus is located in the beaut
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