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Street to Reach Greek Theater

You make a left from Corso Umberto if you are coming from the Porta Messina. It's a short uphill... read more

Reviewed 26 November 2018
Sue M
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Williamsburg, Virginia
just the street in order to reach the Theatre

well very difficult to avoid the street once you head for the Theatre, so if you are into shopping... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2018
Temper43
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Panama City, Panama
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the only way to get to the Amphitheatre from Corso Umberto. It is lined up with souvenir and other tourist trap shops, so no point spending much time here; just make it to the Amphitheatre as it is worth spending time there.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank alikarim
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The theatre has had Elton John and others play there! The view and acustics are great. Just a must see when in the area

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 16 February 2019

A very unique and spectacular Greek Theatre indeed, due to the sight of the Mount Etna right in front of the stony steps for the audience. A must visit when in Taormina.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ASinHONGKONG
Reviewed 3 January 2019

It was really raining the day we headed to the Theater. This little street though was a perfect place to stroll. Lots of little shops , great for gift shopping...best to browse on the return from the Theater.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank easterntreker
Reviewed 26 November 2018

You make a left from Corso Umberto if you are coming from the Porta Messina. It's a short uphill walk to the Greek Theater.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sue M
Reviewed 10 October 2018

well very difficult to avoid the street once you head for the Theatre, so if you are into shopping this street will have a lot of stuff, otherwise, it is fine, just go by ..

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Temper43
Reviewed 17 August 2018

The street leading to the Theatre, full of interesting shops mainly selling souvenirs, some having awesome ceramic items. A lovely walk.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Carmen F
Reviewed 10 August 2018

This is another busy touristy street, and one that's impossible to avoid if you want to visit the theatre. I suggest you hurry past the tat to give yourself more time in the theatre itself.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank L3K
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

The Street itself is not that special. Je Leads to the old Theater and is surrounded by completely touristy shops with souvenirs as well as some bars. The leave that Street und walk through the narrow little streets around and Discover cosy bars and restaurants...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank verenasc
Reviewed 10 July 2018

The street filled with souvenir shops, refreshments and caffes. usually it is crowded, but you can find even cheap souvenirs or postcards.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank LucyHudec
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