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Private Tour of Taormina and Castelmola with Optional Food and Wine Tasting

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    What to Expect
    Get picked up by your personal tour leader at your hotel/port or other location in Taormina, Catania or Messina at your convenience. Enjoy the first stop of this private tour in Taormina, a legendary town rich of history and sights, also called as the pearl of the Ionian Sea. Walk along the main street Corso Umberto, sightsee the Greek theater, Palazzo Corvaja, St. Catherina church, Odeon theater, Palazzo Duchi di St.Stefano, Duomo with many important paintings and amazing gardens with a stunning view of the volcano, Etna.

    Drive up to Castelmola, an ancient town hidden in the mountains, where you can walk along its picturesque medieval streets, see remains of an ancient castle and enjoy an amazing view of the main square. Visit the legendary bar Turrisi, where you will taste the original almond wine and home-made bread. Head towards to Giardini Naxos, the first Greek colony in Sicily, where you will walk along its lively seafront street, visiting fishing ports, several ancient churches, and archaeological park.

    You can opt to experience one of the best wine restaurants in Giardini Naxos, where you may taste excellent Sicilian wines and fresh traditional food of the island and enjoying a fantastic view of Giardini Naxos Bay.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Your private guide will pick you up at your accommodation, port or train station in Taormina, Catania, Messina or nearby towns.

    Taormina port, Giardini Naxos port, Catania port, Messina port
    Departure Time
    Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods.
    Fr Messina/Catania + Food&Wine
    4/30/2016 - 7/31/2020Monday - Sunday:09:00 AM - 04:00 PM

    Tour from Catania or Messina
    4/30/2016 - 7/31/2020Monday - Sunday:09:00 AM - 04:00 PM

    Tour with pickup in Taormina
    4/30/2016 - 7/31/2020Monday - Sunday:09:00 AM - 04:00 PM

    Pickup in Taormina + Food&Wine
    4/30/2016 - 7/31/2020Monday - Sunday:09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Bottled water
    • Snacks
    • Almond wine tasting
    • Driver/guide
    • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
    • Transport by private vehicle
    • Private tour only for your party
    • Entry/Admission - Corso Umberto
    • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
    • Gratuities
    • Entrance ticket to the Greek Theatre (10 euros per adult)
    • Food and drinks (optional)
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • A minimum of 2 adults per booking is required
    • Stroller accessible
    • Infant seats available
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed May 23, 2019

    Our recent cruise made three stops in Italy and Sicily was (by far) my favorite one of them all because of THIS tour. Our guide, Marco, was amazing!! Friendly, funny, knowledgeable and organized - everything that you'd want in a guide with limited time in...More

    Date of experience: May 2019
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    May 8, 2019|
    Response from Nadezelina | Property representative |
    Hello Sanibel-Wanderer, thank you for your question! Tour with pickup and drop-off in Taormina takes about 5-6 hours, including transportation time. Tour with pickup/drop-off in Messina or Catania takes about 6,5-7... More
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    • Duration: 5h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Instant confirmation
    • Hotel Pickup
    • Languages Offered: English, Italian
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