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Piazza IX Aprile, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 23243
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All reviews beautiful square people watching local artists street artists cafes and restaurants watch the world mount etna clock tower stunning views the main square ionian sea gelato church portraits wunderbar balustrade coast
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Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

This place offers a spectacular View in the Hills, the volcano and the sea. Just beautiful. You can find a nice church, cosy buildings and a lot of italian feeling. As you can Imagine it is crowded with tourists. So maybe go for one of...More

Thank Verena S
Reviewed July 8, 2018

It's absoletuly necessary to go there, at least one time once in Taormina. It's the real heart of the city. So cosy, so tiny, it seems that the time has stopped there. We strongly recommend to go there at 6 pm or so, just to...More

Thank Roman M
Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

Sat in the Wunderbar overlooking this lovely bustling square. Very pretty as the sun went down and a great place to watch the world no by.

Thank caroline_wood49
Reviewed July 2, 2018

You won't be able to miss this large piazza in front of a large church that offers views second only to the ones afforded by the theater

Thank flaneur40
Reviewed July 2, 2018

There are 3 or 4 cafes, restaurants and bars, at least one of which has live music - when we were there there was a small ensemble with a superb saxophonist. We didn't sit at any of the places in the square - it was...More

Thank someplacenice12
Reviewed June 29, 2018

Beautiful small piazza in Taormina, very lively! We just loved it, and it has scenic views! One can find cafés and restaurants and a church nearby. Really nice!

Thank Liliana36
Reviewed June 27, 2018

There's live music, artists who draw from photographs or draw caricatures, kids running around. I love the atmosphere of Italian piazzas at night.

Thank Italophilia
Reviewed June 26, 2018

It is a small but very beautiful piazza. It has an amazing view over the water and also Mount Etna. It also has a great Gelateria near it from which I have tried all the flavors during my 5 day stay. Piazza IX Aprile is...More

Thank DenisaI46
Reviewed June 24, 2018

Our favourite square where we went for drinks every night and watched the street performers. Noisy and lots of fun with people walking up and down on their evening stroll. Sit in Mocambo Bar for the best people-watching spot. Stunning view down to the sea...More

Thank Lois G
Reviewed June 21, 2018

In the town center with restaurants and shops to make you drool. The history starts at the entrancewith buildings of fine design and character.

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