Private tour of Modica from Catania with chocolate tasting
Excursions & day trips

Private tour of Modica from Catania with chocolate tasting

Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian
Availability: From Monday to Saturday
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 6 hours 30 minutes
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Spend a unique day discovering the charming town of Modica, its medieval center and stunning art
  • Listen to the stories of your local guide and discover the Greek, Roman and baroque elements around town
  • Visit a real chocolate factory and enjoy an exclusive tasting of different varieties of chocolate.
What to expect

Spend a day exploring the town of Modica, its stunning medieval center and the spectacular baroque cathedral. Enter a real chocolate factory and discover why the city is famous worldwide for the "art of chocolate."
You'll depart from a central location in Catania and, once in Modica, you'll discover the exuberant genius and final flowering of Baroque art of the city that led it to be part of UNESCO Heritage Sites in Italy. With its charming medieval center and striking baroque cathedral, Modica is one of southern Sicily's most picturesque towns.

But Modica is also well known for its extraordinary and unique chocolate production. You'll be taken to visit a real chocolate factory where you'll get to learn the techniques that lead to the production of an amazing quality of chocolate and you'll end your unique experience with an exclusive tasting of different varieties of chocolate.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Temperature screening is compulsory for all visitors
  • Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative result from a recent antigen or molecular test may be required, please check the local requirements before your visit.
  • What's included
    • Private tour of Modica
    • Visit and tasting inside a Modica chocolate factory
    • Round trip private transfer from Catania
    What's not included
    • Additional food and drinks
    • Entrance tickets to other sites
    Where

    Via Vittorio Emanuele II, 163, 95131 Catania CT, Italy

    Meeting point:
    Meet your guide in Via Vittorio Emanuele II to begin your experience.
    What to remember
    • The duration of the transfer is approximately 1-hour and 40 minutes each way (the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions)
    • The tour will take place even when it's raining. In the event of exceptionally heavy rain, the tour may be canceled and you will be given a full refund
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    When
    • From Monday to Saturday at 9.00am, 10.00am, 1.00pm and 2.00pm
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    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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