Siracusa
in Syracuse of Sicily, Italy

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
37.084 and 15.276 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 37° 5' 2" and E 15° 16' 34"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
Italian, German, French, Sardinian, Catalan, Corsican, Slovenian
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 07:26 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Europe/Rome
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:42 am and 4:46 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-43.733 and -176.350 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Matarakau
References
This place on Wikipedia
This place on Geonames.org

Discover Siracusa

Siracusa in Syracuse (Sicily) with it's 97,472 citizens is a town in Italy about 363 mi (or 585 km) south-east of Rome, the country's capital city.

Current time in Siracusa is now 07:26 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Europe / Rome with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports near Siracusa, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Italy is Catania / Fontanarossa Airport in a distance of 29 mi (or 46 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Italy is Syracuse and the Rocky Necropolis of Pantalica in a distance of 2 mi (or 3 km), South-East. We discovered 2 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Priolo Gargallo, Floridia, Solarino, Augusta and Melilli. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 16°C / 61 °F

Morning Temperature 16°C / 61 °F
Evening Temperature 16°C / 62 °F
Night Temperature 16°C / 62 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 48%
Air Pressure 1016 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Thursday, 21st of November 2019

15°C (59 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

Friday, 22nd of November 2019

17°C (63 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Saturday, 23rd of November 2019

18°C (65 °F)
19°C (65 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Caportigia Boutique Hotel

Address
1,3 mi
Viale MONTEDORO 76
96100 Siracusa
Italy

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Mercure Siracusa Prometeo

Address
0,6 mi
Viale Teracati 20
96100 SIRACUSA
Italy

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Villa Politi Grand Hotel

Address
1,1 mi
Via Politi 2
96100 Siracusa
Italy

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 0:00
Weekend: closed


Dei Coloniali

Address
1,3 mi
Via Del Porto Grande 46
96100 Siracusa
Italy

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 23:59
Weekend: 0:00 - 23:59


Jolly Aretusa Palace Hotel

Address
1,0 mi
Corso Gelone 45
96100 Siracusa
Italy

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


UNA Hotel One Sport & Beauty Design Hotel

Address
1,0 mi
Via Diodoro Siculo 4
96100 Siracusa
Italy

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Panorama

Address
0,2 mi
Via Necropoli Grotticelle 33
96100 Siracusa
Italy

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


B&B Neapolis

Address
0,1 mi
Viale Scala Greca 67/H
96100 Syracuse
Italy

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Sorella Luna

Address
1,2 mi
via Francesco Crispi 23
96100 Siracusa
Italy

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:00 - 20:00
Weekend: closed


Lakkios Residence

Address
1,3 mi
Via Allo Sbarcadero Santa Lucia 2/a
96100 Siracusa
Italy

Time Information

Checkout: 11:30 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Ortigia trip by TT Bike - www.biosportlab.com - http://www.strava.com/athletes/biosportlab

Published: February 04, 2015
Length: 49:53 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: BioSportLab Channel

Little trip around "Ortigia" island. Ortigia (The Ottiggia dialect Syracuse, Ortygia, Ὀρτυγία in ancient greek) is the name of the island which is the oldest part of the city of Syracuse...


Syracuse - Neapolis

Published: December 31, 2011
Length: 44:44 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Paul Budde

Syracuse and its surrounding area have been inhabited since ancient times. The city was founded in 734 or 733 BC by Greek settlers from Corinth and Tenea. The nucleus of the ancient city was...


Street Football: Syracuse, Sicily (September 2013)

Published: October 01, 2013
Length: 52:28 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Nick Lloyd

Local family playing street football at the side of the Piazza Duomo in Syracuse.


Sicily - The Syracuse Theater

Published: August 07, 2010
Length: 37:09 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: JPvanToll

A guided tour showing the highlights of Suracuse: the Greek theater and stone quarry, the Roman amphi theater, the Greek-Roman-Northman-Christian-Barok-Etcetera tempel/cathedral and the ...


Sicilia Trek - siracusa - 5/11

Published: November 27, 2013
Length: 45:31 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: MrBingobongo74


Costruzione Piscina Skimmer Sfioratore Borgo Del Carato Palazzolo Acreide - Siracusa

Published: May 29, 2014
Length: 36:25 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Olympic Italia Piscine

Costruzione e progettazione Piscina pubblica per il country resort Borgo Del Carato, il fantastico borgo medievale immerso nella favolosa campagna Siciliana si trova a Palazzolo Acreide - Siracusa....


#Mission4InSiracusa - Day 01 - Monday - 2014.08.04 - Catacombs

Published: August 18, 2014
Length: 00:25 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Mario Pertile

Part of first day expedition to know the city and take references for Architecture Between the Sea and the Sky summer camp projects. In this video, Francesco Librizzi and Stefano Mirti explains...


Siracusa, les latomies et les Oreilles de Denys_0001

Published: October 21, 2009
Length: 06:36 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Raymond MATABOSCH

Sicile, Syracuse, les latomies, l'Oreille de Denys, le Théâtre grec et l'Amphithéâtre romain.


7x FERRARI 458 SPECIALE IN A ROW - FERRARI CAVALCADE 2014 HQ

Published: August 06, 2014
Length: 43:41 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: effeNovanta

Here another video from the most exclusive Ferrari Gathering ever, the FERRARI CAVALCADE 2014, and it's only one of over 50 videos I've recorded in the private checkpoint of the wonderful Grand...


3x FERRARI LAFERRARI IN A ROW - FERRARI CAVALCADE 2014 HQ

Published: June 24, 2014
Length: 36:51 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: effeNovanta

Here another video from the most exclusive Ferrari Gathering ever, the FERRARI CAVALCADE 2014, and it's only one of over 50 videos I've recorded in the private checkpoint of the wonderful Grand...


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Ear of Dionysius

The Ear of Dionysius (Italian: Orecchio di Dionisio) is an artificial limestone cave carved out of the Temenites hill in the city of Syracuse, on the island of Sicily in Italy. Its name comes from its similarity in shape to the human ear.

Located at 37.0833, 15.2833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Caves of Italy, Archaeological sites in Sicily, Syracuse, Sicily, Visitor attractions in Sicily

Province of Syracuse

The Province of Syracuse is a province in the autonomous island region of Sicily in Italy. Its capital is the city of Syracuse. It has an area of 2,109 km², and a total population of 396,167 (2001). Syracuse has 8% of the Sicilian population and 8.2% of Sicily's area. It is bordered on the north and north-west by the Province of Catania and on the west by the Province of Ragusa.

Located at 37.0833, 15.2833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Province of Syracuse, Provinces of Italy, Wine regions of Italy

Battle of Himera (311 BC)

The Battle of Himera was fought in 311 BC between Carthage and a Greek force. Hamilcar, grandson of Hanno the Great, led the Carthaginians, while the Greeks were led by Agathocles of Syracuse. The Carthaginian force was victorious.

Located at 37.0667, 15.3 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Battles of the Sicilian Wars, 311 BC

Ortygia

Ortygia is a little island and it is the historical centre of the city of Syracuse, Sicily. The island, also known as Città Vecchia (Old City), contains many historical landmarks. The name originates from the Ancient Greek ortyx (ὄρτυξ) which means "Quail".

Located at 37.0594, 15.2931 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Greek mythology, Locations in Greek mythology, Ancient Syracuse, Islands of Sicily, Mediterranean islands

Palazzo Beneventano del Bosco

The Palazzo Beneventano del Bosco is a large townhouse at Syracuse in Sicily, Italy. The building dates from the Middle Ages, when it was constructed for the Arezzo family. However, the building seen today dates mostly from the late 18th century, when was largely rebuilt between 1779 and 1788 in the Sicilian Baroque style following its purchase by Baron Guglielmo Beneventano.

Located at 37.06, 15.2928 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Sicilian Baroque, Palaces in Sicily, Houses completed in 1788, Syracuse, Sicily

Ciane

The Ciane is a short river in southern Sicily, Italy. It flows into the river in correspondence of Syracuse's port, after a run of 8 km and having received the waters of the Anapo. The name, deriving from the Greek cyanos ("azure"), is connected to the myth of Anapos and the nymph Cyane. On its banks are present spontaneous grows of papyrus (Cyperus papyrus), probably sent to Hiero II of Syracuse by the Egyptian ruler Ptolemy II Philadelphus.

Located at 37.0549, 15.2701 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Italy, Rivers of Sicily, Rivers of the Province of Syracuse

Syracuse Commonwealth War Graves Commission Cemetery

Syracuse War Cemetery is a Commonwealth War Graves Commission burial ground for the dead of World War II located near Syracuse on the island of Sicily.

Located at 37.077, 15.2542 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Commonwealth War Graves Commission cemeteries in Italy, Syracuse, Sicily, 1943 establishments in Italy, Buildings and structures in Sicily, Visitor attractions in Sicily

Siracusa railway station

Siracusa is the main railway station of the Italian city of Syracuse, in Sicily. Like Palermo Centrale, Catania Centrale and Messina Centrale it is one of the most important stations in Sicily. It is owned by the Ferrovie dello Stato, the national rail company of Italy.

Located at 37.0688, 15.2807 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in Sicily, Syracuse, Sicily, Railway stations opened in 1871

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05 Dec
2019

ERACLE
Starting at: 01:00 am (01:00).
More Information: eventful.com.

10 Dec
2019

FOOD & BEVERAGE MANAGEMENT CON CARLO PECORARO - Siracusa
Starting at: 10:30 am (10:30).
More Information: eventful.com.

05 Jan
2020

EDIPO A COLONO
Starting at: 01:00 am (01:00).
More Information: eventful.com.

05 Feb
2020

ERACLE
Starting at: 01:00 am (01:00).
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05 Mar
2020

EDIPO A COLONO
Starting at: 01:00 am (01:00).
More Information: eventful.com.

16 May
2020

Ortygia
Starting at: 05:00 pm (17:00).
More Information: eventful.com.


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
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