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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 surrounding buildings gelato italian city cathedral built cafes and restaurants we enjoyed walking locals and tourists greek columns
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Reviewed 14 February 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 4 February 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 14 January 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 29 December 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 12 December 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 6 December 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 16 November 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
Reviewed 14 November 2018 via mobile

This is a stunning pizzas dominated with the cathedral. Stunning buildings on all sides and cafes to sit and people watch.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ian_dempster
Reviewed 12 November 2018

Beautiful setting sorrounded by great buildings. The cathedral itself very interesting built on top of a greek temple

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Nami T
Reviewed 11 November 2018

This is the large plaza in front of the Cathedral. On certain days a local market is present. It definitely is a gathering place close to shops, restaurants, cafes.and Chiesa di Santa Lucia alla Badia.

Date of experience: September 2018
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