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Taormina and Castelmola Tour from Messina

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  • Castelmola and Taormina tour from Messina
  • Enjoy views and pretty sights in Castelmola
  • Stroll down the Corso Umberto in Taormina
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Taormina and Castelmola Tour from Messina
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Taormina and Castelmola Tour from Messina
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Overview
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.
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Stop At: Corso Umberto, Taormina, Province of Messina, Sicily

Corso Umberto is the main street of Taormina

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Castelmola, ME

This will be one of our two destinations of our tour.

Duration: 1 hour

Pass By: Piazza Duomo, Taormina, Province of Messina, Sicily

Piazza Duomo is situated in the historical centre of Taormina and is the meeting point from where the visit of Corso Umberto I, the main street, starts.

Pass By: Quattro Fontane di Taormina, Taormina, Province of Messina, Sicily

The fountain is built in Baroque style and takes its name "4 fountains" from the four small columns that are located at the four corners of the central body and which are surmounted by four seahorses from whose mouth came the water that ended in the trays below.

Pass By: Palazzo Ciampoli di Taormina, Taormina, Province of Messina, Sicily

Palazzo Ciampoli was a stately residence in Catalan style.

Stop At: Cattedrale di Taormina, Taormina, Province of Messina, Sicily

The Cathedral Fortress, as the Cathedral of Taormina was defined, was built around 1400 on the ruins of a small church from the Middle Ages and dedicated to San Nicola di Bari.

Duration: 15 minutes

Pass By: Torre dell'Orologio, Taormina, Province of Messina, Sicily

Together with the third wall, whose remains are still visible on the right side up to the castle, it delimited the part of the city defined as 'fifteenth-century village'.

Pass By: Piazza IX Aprile, Taormina, Province of Messina, Sicily

Piazza IX Aprile is Taormina's most elegant "living room".
Characteristic are the outdoor bars and artists who paint portraits and landscapes.

Pass By: Chiesa di San Giuseppe, Taormina, Province of Messina, Sicily

This church is situated close to the Torre dell'orologio, overlooking the IX April square.

Stop At: Chiesa di Santa Caterina, Taormina, Province of Messina, Sicily

The church rises on the ruins of Odeon, built also on the ruins of a Greek theatre dedicated to Aphrodite

Duration: 10 minutes
Reviews (57)
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Reviewed 3 January 2019
Paradise

Beautiful place Taormina must see and visit Lots of beauty and history Easy to walk all you need is comfortable shoes and few euros

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank YvetteK194
Reviewed 5 November 2018
A day well spent

Our transportation for the day was a nice mid-sized bus within a group of roughly 20. I had been led to believe from the tour description that our group of four would be in a smaller private vehicle, so a few of us were slightly...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank travmav00
DiscoverMessina, Direttore vendite at Discover Messina, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Thank you for your feedback, valuable to us, for our future experiences; but above all, thank you for giving us the opportunity to share with you our love for Sicily. We hope that the day spent together has convinced you to come back and discover...More

Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile
Taormina and Castelmola

Our tour was wonderful! Katia and Sabrina were wonderful tour guides. This tour was worth every penny and then some!

Thank ccrane339
Reviewed 19 October 2018
Sicily was great!

Mariarita, our guide was very knowledgeable and made the trip very enjoyable. The scenery along the journey up the mountain was spectacular. We not only got history information from her, but also how locals live and the customs they practice.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jean C
Reviewed 4 October 2018
Sicily Holiday

Taormina is a beautiful place high up on a hill. There is a spectacular Amphitheatre there with stunning views of Mount Etna etc. Well worth the climb.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Carole A
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We scheduled the Taormina and Castelmola and the pick up they scheduled for us is 11:30 and we arrive at 11am in port. This is our meeting instructions ON THE LEFT SIDE OF THE SHIP INSIDE OF THE PORT you will see our... More
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