Taste your way around the picturesque fish market of Catania as you learn about its history and culture and visit some of the best local street food spots.
Experience Catania like a local! Your expert guide who will take you to the best street food spots offering delicious local and traditional delicacies.
Roam around the fish mongers and market stalls interacting with locals along the way and learning about the history of this amazing fish market. Get to know the Sicilian culture and how the cuisine has evolved over the years.
You’ll go underground to see a hidden lava tunnel which is one of Catania’s best kept secrets and experience Catania upside down, from the food benches of the Pescheria market to the suggestive lava belly, from the old men garden of Villa Pacini to the majestic medieval Castello Ursino. This tour combines food, history and culture to create an amazing walking food tour.
The Catania food and local market tour offers you a variety of traditional delights, such as the famous Arancini with ragù and mozzarella and the legendary baked Cipollina with mozzarella and spring onion. We will also share freshly cooked fish and some seasonal products from the market, and end with a delicious desert, pastry or granita.
Please note: Unfortunately this tour is not suitable for vegans, or those with gluten intolerance. It showcases traditional authentic foods, some adaptations can be made for vegetarians or pescatarians.