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Taormina and Castelmola Tour from Messina

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    Stop At: Castelmola, ME, Via Medaglia d'Oro Calabrò Giovanni, 5, 98030 Castelmola ME, Italy

    This will be one of our two destinations of our tour.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Corso Umberto, Taormina, Sicily Italy

    Corso Umberto is the main street of Taormina

    Duration: 2 hours

    Pass By: Piazza Duomo, Corso Umberto, 98039, Taormina, Sicily Italy

    Piazza Duomo is situated in the historical centre of Taormina and is the meeting point from where the visit of Corso Umberto I, the main street, starts.

    Pass By: Quattro Fontane di Taormina, Piazza Duomo 8-9, 98039, Taormina, Sicily Italy

    The fountain is built in Baroque style and takes its name "4 fountains" from the four small columns that are located at the four corners of the central body and which are surmounted by four seahorses from whose mouth came the water that ended in the trays below.

    Pass By: Palazzo Ciampoli di Taormina, Salita Palazzo Ciampoli, 1, 98039, Taormina, Sicily Italy

    Palazzo Ciampoli was a stately residence in Catalan style.

    Stop At: Duomo di Taormina, Piazza Duomo, 98039, Taormina, Sicily Italy

    The Cathedral Fortress, as the Cathedral of Taormina was defined, was built around 1400 on the ruins of a small church from the Middle Ages and dedicated to San Nicola di Bari.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Pass By: Torre dell'Orologio, Piazza IX Aprile, 98039, Taormina, Sicily Italy

    Together with the third wall, whose remains are still visible on the right side up to the castle, it delimited the part of the city defined as 'fifteenth-century village'.

    Pass By: Piazza IX Aprile, Piazza 9 Aprile, 6, 98039, Taormina, Sicily Italy

    Piazza IX Aprile is Taormina's most elegant "living room".

    Characteristic are the outdoor bars and artists who paint portraits and landscapes.

    Pass By: Chiesa di San Giuseppe, Piazza IX Aprile, Taormina, Sicily Italy

    This church is situated close to the Torre dell'orologio, overlooking the IX April square.

    Stop At: Chiesa di Santa Caterina, 98039, Taormina, Sicily Italy

    The church rises on the ruins of Odeon, built also on the ruins of a Greek theatre dedicated to Aphrodite

    Duration: 10 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    1: Messina Cruise Terminal - Terminal Crociere, Via Vittorio Emanuele II, 47, 98122 Messina ME, Italy
    2: Via I Settembre, 110, 98122 Messina ME, Italy
    3: Port of Giardini Naxos, Via Schisò, 98035 Giardini Naxos ME, Italy

    Traveler pickup is offered
    THE PICKUP TIME IS SETTLED 30 MINUTES AFTER THE DISEMBARKATION. Example: if your ship arrives at 8:00 AM the pickup time will be 8:30 AM; if the ship arrives at 9:00 AM the pickup time will be 9:30 AM, and so on.

    Ports
    MESSINA PORT , GIARDINI NAXOS PORT
    Duration
    6h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Transport by air-conditioned bus
    • Professional guide
    • Live commentary on board
    • Entry/Admission - Castelmola, ME
    • Entry/Admission - Corso Umberto
    Exclusions
    • Food and drinks
    • Gratuities
    • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
    • Entrance ticket to the Greek Roman theatre
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Infant seats available
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • May be operated by a multilingual guide
    • Minimum number of 4 people per tour applies. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough total passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund’
    • Infant meals not included
    • Cellular number required
    • Departure times are set according to arrival of cruise ships
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 35 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Chiara was a wonderful tour guide. It was a small group in a nice comfortable van. We had time in Castelmola to wander & shop after a walking tour with much interesting history shared. Taormina was delightful and more that 2 hrs to have a leisurely lunch after about a half hr
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    Brilliant. Views and towns were beautiful and guide was excellent. Great value, enough time to see things and still have time afterwards for Messina.
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    We loved this tour of two phenomenal locations and fabulous scenery in between. Pickup and return to ship went very smoothly. Chiara and her helper (apologies, name has escaped us) were terrific guides, full of life. People on the tour picked up the guides exuberance and
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    Kiara our tour guide gave us a wonderful, beautifully scenic & informative tour! Fabio our driver certainly knows how to drive & the smaller bus was an asset! We also went to the Greek amphitheater as an add on, and again, impressive. Highly recommend this company. Maureen &
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    Our tour originated out of the cruise port of Messina on 10/10/19. We were picked up with a Medium size bus that held about twenty-five people, from here we proceeded to Castelmola and Taormina. Our tour guide Chiara was Fantastico, she was very informative and spoke English
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