Ortigia is the island that constitutes the oldest part of the city of Syracuse, Sicily.
 
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Ortigia

The heart on the sea

Next or present Events

  • Santa Lucia
    13-12-2020
    Patronal parties

    Add to calendar 2020-12-13 2020-12-13 Europe/Rome Santa Lucia Ortigia

Past Events

  • Magic Christmas
    From 15-12-2017
    To 17-12-2017
    Festival

    It will be three days dedicated to shopping thanks to the presence of talented artisans and shops of excellence, coming from all over Sicily, inside the elegant Palazzo Borgia in Ortigia, one of the most beautiful noble buildings of Syracuse.
    Free entrance.

  • Ortigia Film Festival
    From 09-07-2018
    To 15-07-2018
    Festival

    A union of architectural beauty, tourism, new talents, jury, actors, artists: energies that meet and mingle among the public by creating a magical Salotto culturale. The island of Ortigia is an ideal place where to spend a festival week between Holiday and culture.

  • Ortigia Sound System Festival — #Oss18
    From 25-07-2018
    To 29-07-2018
    Concerts

    Ortigia Sound System is an Electronic Music Festival that mixes the rhythms of Mediterranean tradition with the new trends of contemporary music.

Other Events

  • Classic Performances at the Greek Theater - Theatrical Review of classical tragedies messe in drops from the National Institute of Antique Drama.
  • Ortigia Festival - Festival of theater, dance, music and visual arts that has seen the participation of great personalities both domestic and foreign, as Dario Fo and many others.
  • Ares Film Festival (International Film Festival of Syracuse) - Visual Review, every year there are participating directors from different countries of the world.
  • Ortigia Jazz Festival - Festival of international jazz, houses for a week the musicians of jazz music, also è an international event that draws in the island the musical culture coming from più countries.
  • Siracusa International Tango Festival - International Festival of tango; tangheri hosts Italians and foreigners who are challenged in this discipline argentina.
  • Ortigia Sound System Festival (International Festival of electronic music and mediterranee) - The Ortigia Sound System Festival has become one of the most important events of the island, that sees the participation of great international artists and a notable participation of public.

Other destinations nearby

Sortino
Sortino
The village of Sortino is located in Sicily on Mounts Iblei.
Siracusa - 25.9 KM from Ortigia
Ferla
Ferla
Ferla is a small village in the province of Syracuse, but, above all, it is a small and splendid pearl of the Val di Noto.
Siracusa - 31.91 KM from Ortigia
Palazzolo Acreide
Palazzolo Acreide
Palazzolo Acreide, in Sicily, is a village not only to visit but to live.
Siracusa - 34.53 KM from Ortigia
Marzamemi
Marzamemi
Marzamemi is a seaside village near Pachino, in Sicily
Siracusa - 38.68 KM from Ortigia
Portopalo di Capo Passero
Portopalo di Capo Passero
Portopalo di Capo Passero is the seaside village more to the south of Sicily.
Siracusa - 44.22 KM from Ortigia
Giarratana
Giarratana
The village of Giarratana rises on the slopes of Mount Lauro, in Sicily.
Ragusa - 44.26 KM from Ortigia

NOTE: distances are set as the crow flies.

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