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Piazza Duomo, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
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All reviews beautiful square piazza duomo sense of peace watch the world architectural beauty central area beautifully lit at night street entertainment great place to people watch gelato italian city cathedral built cafes and restaurants we enjoyed walking locals and tourists greek columns santa lucia alla badia
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Reviewed yesterday

Lovely place to sit and enjoy gelato. Cathedral was lovely too. Unlike the rest of Ortigia it clean and litter free.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank JudithTintern
Reviewed yesterday

We walked twice trhough this square ie during the day and at night and both times we were impressed at the buildings architecture.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank M4441CUandrew
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely place for a stroll both in the day and in the evening - great place to sit down, relax and watch the world go by - sit in one of the cafe for an ice cream or an aperitivo and enjoy the weather and...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Agata M
Reviewed February 14, 2019

I love visiting Ortigia, Syracuse. The Piazza Duomo has been so beautifully restored. Sit down at one of the cafes and sip a capuccino or a drink and soak up the athmosphere.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank gunner2916
Reviewed February 3, 2019

This main plaza in Syracuse is an excellent example of architecture of the ancient world. The Duomo and chapel to Saint Lucy be sure not to miss. The Piazza itself offers many beautiful buildings that have stood the test of time. So awesome to be...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Dorothy H
Reviewed January 13, 2019

I have been so impressed by the ornate features in many of the churches and this is certainly very elaborate and ornate. The Greek columns that are embedded in the foundations are unique. A busy spot .... !!! The square in front of the Cathedral...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 327pamm
Reviewed December 28, 2018 via mobile

It's simply a must for in Syracuse! I recommend to have a guidebook to get some information about it, but you can also use your smartphone!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Fuppsala
Reviewed December 12, 2018

A marvellous place.The architecture ...centuries of it. The mixture of styles plus the history of the city. Archimedes lived and was murdered in a great Island.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Mor'e E
Reviewed December 5, 2018

This whole area of Ortygia is beautiful. The plaza is clean and pristine and surrounded by elaborate Baroque buildings. Be sure to walk across to the Church of Santa Lucia Alla Badia and see the painting by Caravaggio.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank RichardK938
Reviewed November 15, 2018

A enormous piazza with shops, street cafes and a large Cathedral. We sat in an outdoor café and watched the bustling activity. The cathedral was absolutely beautiful and inviting.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jbor
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