Choose this Castelmola & Taormina trip and discover the Sicilian villages of Taormina and Castelmola, accompanied by our professional tour guide.
Castelmola is one of Italy’s most beautiful medieval villages, located at 550 meters above sea level in a very panoramic position. You will be surprised by the unique and impressive views of Mount Etna Volcano and the bay of Giardini Naxos, on one side, and the mariner villages of eastern Sicily, on the other. It will be a delight for your palate the tasting the typical almond wine at the local cafès.
Our Taormina trip continues to Taormina, where we will enjoy a fantastic walking tour along Corso Umberto, surrounded by an explosion of colours, sounds and flavours of the typical Sicilian atmosphere. After visiting the ancient churches and buildings of the historic city centre of Taormina, you can take your time to go shopping at the exclusive fashion boutiques and craft stores, as well as wander into town looking for some great views or delicious Sicilian food at the local restaurants.
We wait for you in Sicily to make your Castelmola & Taormina trip a memorable and multisensory experience.
Castelmola & Taormina trip departure from Giardini Naxos Cruise Port or from Porta Catania (Taormina). On request, departure from your accommodation located in Giardini Naxos and Taormina area.
First stop of the Castelmola & Taormina trip will be Castelmola Sicily: we will spend about 1 hour to visit this medieval village where you will enjoy Piazza Sant’Antonio, the Cathedral and the Castle, then our tour guide will let you taste the traditional almond wine in a local cafè.
Taormina trip: during a guided walking tour in the main street Corso Umberto, you will visit Porta Catania and Porta Messina, the Cathedral of Taormina, April IX Square and the clock tower, Corvaja Palace. At the end of the guided visit you will have enough free time to visit the exclusive shops or to have lunch.
The Castelmola & Taormina trip will end to the starting point. We share a goodbye, hoping to meet our guests back in Sicily soon.
Hotel / B&B
Taormina – Porta Catania
English, Italian, Spanish, French, Romanian
Round trip by A/C van or bus
Live commentary on board
Treats and bottled water on board of the bus
Discover Messina Travel Assistance
Food and drinks
Any Private Expenses
Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
What is not specified in “Included in the price”
Sunscreen, light shoes, comfortable and thin clothing, a hat.
If you book this excursion as private for a group of maximum 6 people, you will be comfortably transported by our luxury car. Please, contact us and we will be happy to provide you with further information.
The distance from Giardini Naxos till Taormina is almost 10 km and the duration is almost 20 minutes.
This tour is shared. There is the possibility of purchasing a private tour with the payment of an extra fee.
For further information check the Private Tours page.
No, the entrance ticket and the visit to the Greek-roman theatre is not included in the price of this tour.
The free time included in this tour is almost 2 hours and 30 minutes.
No, the walking tour once in Taormina and Castelmola is not mandatory.