Best of Taormina

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Price: $109.00   Sale Price: $87.00   Save: $22.00
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Shore Excursion Size ? Small
Shore Excursion Type Cultural, Scenic
Shore Excursion Duration 4 Hours
Activity Level ? Moderate
Shore Excursion Leaves From ? An approximately 5-minute walk from the cruise ship pier.
Food/Beverage Provided Snacks available for purchase
Recommended Dress Casual seasonal clothing. Walking shoes, hat, camera.
Restrictions Must be able to get in/out of vehicle. Not wheelchair accessible.

Best of Taormina

This luxurious Sicily tour starts with a 40 minute coastal drive in a luxury vehicle before arriing in Taormina. Once there, you have the flexibility to sightsee as you like as you explore this charming town on your own. Taormina, tucked onto a mountainside on the east coast of Sicily, is a chic, tourist-friendly resort town that also features medieval and ancient sites.

While sightseeing, you might want to visit the Teatro Greco, ruins of a theatre built in the 3rd century BC, or you can head to Piazza del Duomo, which features a medieval cathedral with an ornate fountain built in the 17th century.

This small group half day Taormina tour is available year round and departs from the Messina cruise ship terminal upon your ship's arrival.

Check the weather and dress for comfort on this tour. Light layers are suggested, and comfortable walking shoes are a must. Tickets for this tour do not include food, beverages, or entrance fees to museums or attractions. Snacks, however, will be available for purchase. Please note: this tour is not wheelchair accessible.

5 Stars4.8 / 5  |  10 ReviewsReview This Tour
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December 21, 2019
This tour is excellent visiting Taormina and Castlemola. No hurry visiting-relax with almond wine and cannolies! Beautiful scenery - my favorite.
Reviewer: Diana Reich
5 Stars
September 30, 2019
There were only 4 people in our group so it was personalized. Taormina was absolutely beautiful. The guide was very educated and informative. We also got to spend over an hour or so on our own which I like. It gave us time to go into the shops. She also took us to another attraction that wasn't on the agenda because she had extra time. Went over and above what was expected.
Reviewer: Leisa Morin
5 Stars
Beautiful views
September 11, 2019
Glad we did this rather than thru cruise line. Small van was able to negotiate the narrow, winding, steep roads to Taormina. Beautiful views.
Reviewer: Kathy Walker
4 Stars
Beautiful City on the Coast
November 14, 2018
A great time in Taormina with a bonus trip to Castleloma. A beautiful city that I would love to revisit and spend more time. The Greco-Roman Theater was something to see.
Reviewer: Morris Passmore
5 Stars
Best of Taormina
October 12, 2018
very good, great way to see Messina on a time budget
Reviewer: jane
4 Stars
A memorable day
July 09, 2018
We had two young ladies as our guides who shared their live of their home with us. That were an amazing team who complimented each other in covering all our questions and with meeting up with the group when it was time to leave.
Reviewer: Sandy Fletcher
5 Stars