Things to do, attractions, interesting facts


Provincia: SR - Area: Siracusa surroundings

Floridia is located in the fertile Anapo valley, in the Syracuse hinterland.
The history of Xiridia, today's Floridia, is very ancient. The first settlements date back to the Sicilian period, in the 14th-10th century. BC, as evidenced by some burials found in Contrada Tabaccheddu. In this territory the various dominations that have characterized the history of the island have followed one another but, unfortunately, due to the many wars and destructions, little has survived to the present day.

What to see

Floridia has a valuable historic center dotted with monuments in Sicilian Baroque style.
Of particular interest are also the large karst caves, the Necropolis from the Thapsos age, the Cava Rivettazzo Gorge and other sites of archaeological and naturalistic interest .

Things to do

Tour, Experience, Tastings,...

What to eat

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

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 Floridia


Nearby Places

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


Siracusa surroundings

Priolo Gargallo

Siracusa surroundings

Canicattini Bagni

Siracusa surroundings


Siracusa surroundings