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Messina Taormina tour: cultural heritage experience

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  • Private Tour
  • From 7 hours
  • Jan 1' - Dec 31'

Description

Messina Taormina tour is the best way to explore two beautiful destinations. Messina is surprising for its modern architecture blended with the medieval heritage still present in the downtown: the jewel of the city center is the church of the Annunciation of the Catalans dating from the 12th century with its Arab decorative patterns. Taormina is a pretty and picturesque town provided with panoramic balconies and terraces from where admiring the smoking Mount Etna and the charming coastline. An unmissable attraction is the famous Greek-Roman amphitheater, built in the 3th century BC in the Greek Tauromenion.

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Events Manager - Tour Guide
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Hey there! We are Chiara, Katia, Mariarita and Sara! Join us in Sicily and we will show you the best attractions durign this Messina Taormina tour. 

Chiara, Katia, Mariarita, SaraTour guides

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Highlights

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Taormina shore excursion
Messina Taormina

Messina: the town is the ancient Greek colony named Zancle, referring to the natural sickle-shaped pensinsula featuring the Port of the town. Here you will discover the architectonical beauties, ancient churches and the extraordinary astronomical clock!

Tauromenion waits to be unveiled: discover the archaelogical site of the Greek-roman theatre of Taormina, the second largest one in Sicily, with its priceless heritage and stunning views of Mount Etna and the Bay of Giardini Naxos.

Walking tour, Historical tour, Urban Trekking

Accompanied by your cultural tour guide, you will enjoy an interesting walking tour along Corso Umberto in Taormina: this path was the ancient street Via Valeria, built in Roman times to connect the villages located on eastern Sicily.

In Messina, your guide will show you the breathtaking view overlooking the Port of Messina: you will admire the Strait of Messina, where several myths and legends are set from the Greek age, also mentioned in the Greek literature masterpiece “The Odissey” by Omero.

places to see near Taormina, balconies
History, Culture, Archaeology, Art and Architecture, Myths and Legends, Landscape

Messina Taormina tour is a balanced combination among the history of the ancient Sicilian colonies and the delight of the sights and sounds of the cities, with their unique colours and panoramic views.

Itinerary

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Messina Taormina

Taormina, Corso Umberto
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Messina, gateway to Sicily

A balcony overlooking the Strait of Messina

Starting from your accommodation, we will drive to reach the town of Taormina. Follow our professional tour guide to know the history of the highlights of the city center, in a walking tour experience in Corso Umberto: the Cathedral, the Roman Odeon, Porta Catania, Porta Messina. The best attraction of Taormina is the Greek-roman Amphitheatre: take your seat in the summa cavea and enjoy the greatest show of your life.

Let yourself be seduced by the magic scenery of the Strait of Messina where north-eastern Sicily and western Calabria seem to touch each other. Join your guide and admire top sites like the Monument of Virgin Mary of the Letter, the Fountain of God Neptune, the Temple of Christ the King, the Cathedral of Messina and the Bell Tower.

General Informations

things you need to know

Tour Language

Italian, English, Spanish, French, Romanian

What's Included

  • Transport by air conditioning minibus or van
  • Professional tour guide
  • Entrance ticket to the Greek-roman Theatre
  • Walking tour
  • Live commentary 
  • Discover Messina Travel Assistance
  • Liability Insurance
  • Taxes

Not included

  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks
  • Private expenses
  • Anything not expressly specified under the heading INCLUSIONS

Starting location

Our Sicily experiences will be only assured for the accommodation located in North Eastern Sicily.

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