Taormina & Castelmola Tour
Taormina’s past is Sicily’s history in a microcosm: Greeks, Romans, Byzantines, Arabs, Normans, Swabians, the French and the Spanish all came, saw, conquered and left.
The Tour will start from the wharf or other places you might prefer. When we get on the road to Taormina, we can drive to the beautiful Town of Castelmola. Which is a small and charming village just above Taormina. It has one of the best climatic conditions in Europe all year round! the magic of this quaint little town is that it’s strategically located in a very good area near Mount Etna, Siracusa, Enna and Catania/Giardini Naxos. Upon arrival we will visit the most iconic monument of the city: The Greek-Roman Theatre. (Teatro Greco di Taormina) where we will continue our tour to the Villa Comunale, public gardens and shrubs that range from the common to the most exotic! Taormina is a charming old town with narrow streets , terraces, breathtaking landscapes and architecture. Full of history, The city has a range of mountains and across from the gorgeous mediterranean sea of the Giardini Naxos along with Isola Bella it makes it one of the most popular touristic and desirable destinations in Europe. Being near the first Greek colony in Giardini Naxos, Taormina has the most amazing and spectacular views of Mount Etna (which is among one of the tallest and most active Volcano’s in Europe) You will also get the chance to explore the trendiest shops, restaurants and lively bars . Where you will have free time to enjoy Taormina , after that, we will start the drive back to our starting point of the tour being Catania/Giardini Naxos/Messina where you might prefer to visit other cultral parts and hotspots of the city. You will of course have time to visit various famous bakeries/pasticceria’s and enjoy a mouthwatering cannoli or our world famous Gelato!,maybe even a cappuccino. The choice is all yours. All tours have english speaking guides, relaxing, comfortable and air conditioned transport.