Wine tour Etna and Taormina from Giardini Naxos port. If you are traveling on a cruise ship and you are looking for a Sicily excursion from Taormina-Giardini Naxos, this Sicily wine tour could be the perfect choice for you, since it is a balanced combination among a culture trip and a food experience.
This wine tour to Etna winery will start from the port of Taormina-Giardini Naxos, giving you the opportunity to explore the charming town of Taormina and discover the Etna vineyard area through a visit to a local winery located on Mt Etna slope. Here you will be welcomed by the winegrower who will show us the cellar and will introduce us to the different types of locally produced wine.
Then we will have lunch with a wine tasting Sicily: local wine and Sicilian food.
This wine tour Etna starts from Giardini Naxos Cruise Port or from Porta Catania (Taormina). On request, a departure from your accommodation located in Giardini Naxos and Taormina area. On our way by bus, we will have a panoramic tour of the city center of Messina before taking the highway.
Taormina will be the first stop of the day tour. We will have a guided walking tour in the main street, Corso Umberto, the panoramic point of April IX Square, the Cathedral of Taormina, Corvaja Palace.
The most delicious part of this wine tour Etna is of course the visit to a winery on the northern side of Mt Etna. Here, after having explored the estate and the cellar with the winegrower, we will have lunch with the best wine tasting Sicily you could ever imagine: you will experience the legendary Sicilian hospitality trying different kinds of Etna wines accompanied by some local delicacies.
The Taormina and wine tour Etna will end at 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 between Giardini Naxos and Mt Etna winery is 20 km and the driving time is almost 30 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.
The free time included in this tour is almost 2 hour and 30 minutes.
Yes. This tour includes food and wine
No, once in Taormina the visit of the Greek-roman theatre will not be included.