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Syracuse: Sicilian Puppet Show with visit behind the scenes

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Activity provider: Portale Sardegna S.p.A.

Syracuse: Sicilian Puppet Show with visit behind the scenes

Activity provider: Portale Sardegna S.p.A.

From US$ 25.18 per person

Enjoy a unique puppet theatre show at Opera dei Pupi (opera of the puppets) and learn more about this extraordinary Sicilian art.

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Duration 1 hour
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Italian, French, English


  • Watch the Opera dei Pupi (opera of puppets)
  • Watch a traditional theatrical puppet performance
  • Experience a show filled with intense emotions and drama
  • Get deep insights into the history of this art form
Full description

Watch the Opera dei Pupi, a theatrical puppet performance of Frankish romantic poems such as 'The Song of Roland' or 'Orlando furioso.'

Let the traditional art of puppet theatre transport you into a bygone era. Witness stunning wooden puppets dressed in gorgeous detailed costumes.

Enjoy a show filled with intense emotions, fast-paced battle scenes, musical accompaniment, and fierce animals like dragons and alligators entering the story.

Get deep insights into the history of this art and why it plays a significant role in Sicily's culture and identity.

  • Entrance to Opera dei Pupi
  • Guided tour behind the stage
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • All participants over 12 years old must present one of the following: proof of full vaccination, proof of first vaccination administered at least 22 days ago, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative PCR test taken no more than 48 hours before the activity starts

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Meeting point

Please arrive at Teatro dei pupi - Siracusa 15 minutes before the show begins.

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Important information

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  • Free entrance for children up to 2 years old
  • Showtimes may vary by season.
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4.5 /5

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Spectacle très bien mais grosse arnaque de réserver avec booking Prix le double que si achat sur place et franchement c’est très facile de réserver sur place !!! Et billet couplé visite musée + spectacle

July 17, 2022


November 7, 2022


Product ID: 405184