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Catacombe di San Giovanni

26 locals recommend ·

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September 27, 2019
surprising catacombs of the monastery of San Giovanni just outside Ortigia
Chloe And Adam
Chloe And Adam
September 14, 2019
A fascinating visit to the second largest catacomb in Italy.
July 06, 2017
Catacombe sotterranee di straordinaria importanza
January 02, 2017
Not many travellers visit these Roman Catacombs: they are maybe the most extended and important out of Rome
May 16, 2016
The Catacombs of St. John in Siracusa contain some 20,000 Early Christian tombs - honeycombed tunnels of empty coffins that were long ago looted of their "burial riches" by plundering grave robbers.

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“amazing visit to the jail of the old greeks, this natural cave was used to extract the stone to build temples and the greek theatre and used as jail, the site is below an old monastery and Church”
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“the most ancient temple in Siracusa in the square that once was the greek "agorà"”
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1 Via San Giovanni alle Catacombe
Siracusa, Sicilia 96100
Phone0931 64694
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens 2:30 PM