Take a time trip into the Catanese cuisine! taste the street food and meet local people.
STREET FOOD CATANIA – SUMMER TOUR
Available also on request from June 1st to September 30th.
Guided walking tour of the city center
Food: at least 4 traditional street food specialties
Tasting of local sodas
glass of beer
Seasonal dessert: granitaand brioche
street Catania Food Passport
The authentic street food walking tour of Catania. A relaxing 3 hr walk with a young licensed guide to enjoy the markets and monuments of the city center and taste the best local street food. Along the Catania street food tour, you will taste few delicious specialties, such as the cipollina (baked roll with mozzarella, tomato and spring onion), the pointed arancino (rice, minced meat, tomato and stringy mozzarella) and some fresh fish at the market! The Catania street food walking tour ends with a seasonal sweet tune: the renowned granita with brioche! Food stops have been carefully selected based on the quality of the food and the authenticity of the location. This is a tourist-trap free tour!
Street food Catania walking tour has been designed with the specific purpose of giving travelers the chance to live a 100% local experience…a tasty one! The vibrant 2700 year old city of Catania hides many unexpected flavours that you won’t find in restaurants or listed in guidebooks!
Not only food! The itinerary goes through some major historical attractions such as piazza Duomo and the Castello Ursino, the pescheria (fish market), and via dei Crociferi, to give participants a complete overview of local history and culture. This street food and cultural experience is especially recommended as introductory tour of Catania.
Join us and get your personal Catania food passport!
Tour in details
Type: street food walking tour & history
Availability: all year round. Private tours available every day on request.
Group tour language: English only. Private tours available also in Italian, Spanish, French
Participants: min 2, max 12 (see also private tours)
Duration: 3 hr
Trail skill level: easy-medium
Starting point: piazza Duomo 4, at the ATM Carige Italia (beside the fountain)
Meeting time: 10.30 am*
Arrival point: the tour ends around 1.30 pm back in piazza Duomo or few steps away from it
Itinerary: piazza Duomo (Cathedral), Pescheria fish market, Castello Ursino, via dei crociferi.
Waiting policy: To make sure the tour runs on time, we will only wait for ten minutes past the allocated meeting time.
We recommend you wear comfy and covered walking shoes, sunhat and to bring a bottle of water.
Are you vegetarian? No probs!
Please inform us on your special nutritional needs. We can provide tasty alternatives!