Things to do, attractions, interesting facts


Provincia: SR - Area: Siracusa surroundings

Buccheri is a small medieval village located in the heart of the Iblei Mountains, perched on the slopes of Mount Lauro. It is a country rich in history and houses archaeological evidence that tells of the passage of Sicilians, Greeks, Romans and Byzantines.
Over the centuries the country had a great development but the terrible earthquake of 1693 almost completely destroyed the ancient inhabited. Following the reconstruction Buccheri was embellished with small Baroque treasures that increase the value of this small village.
Buccheri boasts a prestigious agri-food production and an excellent food and wine tradition: Buccheri extra virgin olive oil, meats, cured meats, mushrooms and truffles.

What to eat

Typical food, local wines and drinks, traditional dish to taste in Buccheri

You can obviously taste all the typical products of Sicilian cuisine, the most well-known ones, such as cannoli, Sicilian cassata, arancini, etc. But there are some specialties typical of this area that are more difficult to find in other areas of Sicily.

Where to stay

Best Offers of Vacation Rental, hotel, B&B where to sleep in Buccheri


Nearby Places

Below you will find a list of the most beautiful places to visit in the surroundings of Buccheri. The places are located at a maximum distance of about an half hour by car. Good fun!


Siracusa surroundings

Palazzolo Acreide

Siracusa surroundings


Siracusa surroundings

Monterosso Almo

Ragusa surroundings