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Public Gardens (Parco Duca di Cesar)

Via Bagnoli | Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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“follies” (5 reviews)
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Via Bagnoli | Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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"florence trevelyan"
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"giardini naxos"
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"follies"
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"parrots"
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"stroll"
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"trees"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderfully frivolous park laid out by an Englishwoman. Trees that will shade, structures to marvel at and entertain you, and even parrots. Super views along the coast.

Thank Captain_Condor
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful views and gardens, parrots near the back of the gardens aswell. Lovely for a walk around and to see the views. Would be a great place to take a little picnic!

Thank Lotti4321
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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Taormina ain’t cheap, so if you want a cheap feed with great views, you could do a lot worse then head to the little supermarket on Via Bagnoli Croci (where they make paninis while you wait at reasonable prices and sell cold cans of beer...More

Thank Tony B
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Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Amazing views of mt etna and the gorgeous ocean. Lots of things to look at while you’re walking through and it’s all free!

Thank Barbs25
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Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

The park has great views of the bay and across to Etna. There are also a number of quaint buildings and a small menagerie with parrots and other exotic birds. It is a tranquil and cool place for a stroll during the day.

Thank Richard S
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Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

This garden is a must see while in Taormina! Created by Florence Trevelyan, some time in the late 1800's, it has native and exotic plants beautifully placed. But her "follies", (playful buildings made of sticks, stones, etc.), are still there to be enjoyed. Don't let...More

Thank figtree2
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Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Very nice park tucked away in the heart of Taormina with great follies, flowers and views. Very interesting links historically to the English creator Florence Trevelyan.

Thank Andy W
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Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

The Parco Duca di Cesar is an oasis in what can be a very busy tourist city. The gardens are free, offer lots of shaded area for escaping the sun & have wonderful views over Giardini Naxos.

Thank NICOLA H
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Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

Fabulous park well worth a visit. Smells of the jasmine and roses!! Wonderful. Very relaxing quirky follies great for every age

Thank Ann H
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Reviewed 24 April 2016

This parc is a wonderful adress to sit, walk, relax and watch the beauty of the seaside. You do not need to pay an entrance fee. Do not forget your camera and take some wonderful pictures.

Thank AlsterHamburg
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