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Taormina and Castelmola Tour from Messina

  • Castelmola and Taormina tour from Messina
  • Enjoy views and pretty sights in Castelmola
  • Stroll down the Corso Umberto in Taormina
Taormina and Castelmola Tour from Messina
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Taormina and Castelmola Tour from Messina
Visit Taormina and Castelmola on this tour from Messina. During a quick stop in the village of Castelmola, admire a view of the surrounding Sicilian landscape, including Mt Etna. Then head to Taormina to see sights like Isola Bella and the Greek Theatre. Browse local shops or bars, if you wish, and take a walk along Corso Umberto.
What to Expect
The first step is the visit of Castelmola, a picturesque village just above Taormina. Here you can enjoy a beautiful landscape, with a wonderful overlook of the Mount Etna (more than 3,330 mt, the highest volcano in Europe), and the magnificent bay of Giardini - Naxos.
We will then get to Taormina and to Porta Messina and we will have a walk along Corso Umberto (the ancient Roman street Valeria) visiting (with a tourist guide or on your own) the Greek-roman theater, the oldest churches and monuments, the most exclusive shops, famous restaurants, pastries and ice cream shops to taste typical Sicilian specialty and sweets. You will be enchanted by Taormina, the charming pearl of the Mediterranean which is always able to seduce even the most inattentive visitor.
For those who leave from Messina at the end of the tour there will be a short visit of the historic centre of the city: the square of the cathedral with the biggest astronomical clock in the world, the church of the Catalans which is an extraordinary example of Arab -Norman art and the panoramic terrace between the Shrine of Christ the King and the Sanctuary of Montalto where you can admire the Strait of Messina.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Exceeded Expectations

We arrived in Messina with no fixed plans and were suggested to contact Discover Messina for suggestions. We visited their office late in the morning and Katje was most helpful - providing suggestions for walking tours of Messina, local restaurants, transfers to Catania and offered...More

1  Thank 308Graeme
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Taormina and Castelmola tour.

Totally recommend Discover Messina Sicily tours if you want to experience Sicily. Spent an eventful and educational day with tour guides Chiara and Debra exploring Taormina and Castelmola. Information was informative and we had time to explore on our own. Refreshments were provided on the...More

Thank Frances M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Both Taormina and Castelmola were interesting to visit

My wife and I arrived at Messina, Sicily by cruise ship. We joined Taormina and Castelmola Tour from Messina conducted by Discover Messina. We booked the tour online before we came. The first stop was at the village Castelmola. From Castelmola we could see Mt...More

1  Thank PerryTan
Reviewed July 13, 2018
Fantastic tour of beautiful Messina and Taormina

We were met at our cruise ship by Mariarita, who was very knowledgeable, friendly and entertaining. Comfortable trip to beautiful Messina and then on to Taormina, where the city tour was exceptional. Would highly recommend this tour!

2  Thank Charkeats59
Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile
Excellent tour

Highly recommend. Excellent locations and guide. I would use them again for other tours. Driver was excellent also, which mattered on this trip...

Thank Jamison W
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