South-East Sicily is a focal point in the migratory routes of many species, and therefore ideal for birdwatching: waders, herons, storks, flamingos and, moreover, mallards, gulls, cormorants and the knight of Italy stop here on their way from the Sahara desert to the nesting grounds in northern Europe.
- Natural Reserve Area River Ciane (3km south Siracusa)
- Natural Reserve Area Vendicari (35km south Siracusa)
- Marzamemi (40km south Siracusa)
- Pacchino (45km south Siracusa)