Shore Excursion Size
Shore Excursion Type Cultural, Scenic
Shore Excursion Duration 24 Hours
Shore Excursion Leaves From
Numerous bus stops throughout Messina. The closest stop is at the cruise ship pier.
Food/Beverage Provided Not Included
Recommended Dress We recommend wearing comfortable clothing, and comfortable, sensible, closed-toe walking shoes. Sunscreen and sunglasses are also suggested. Please have your knees and shoulders covered if visiting a religious site.
Restrictions Walking is at your own discretion. No entrance fees are included in this price. Many sites in the city are not wheelchair accessible. The bus does not have a second level. Seating on the bus is on a first come basis. Proof of age must be provided for all children and infants. Infants must sit on paying adults lap or will be charged child rate. Guests must be able to step up onto and off of the bus. For safety reasons it is strictly forbidden to bring luggages, awkward bags, big backpacks or bulky baggages on board the City ightseeing buses. Wheelchairs can only be accommodated on the bus if the bus is equipped with a footboard and a dedicated space for wheelchair. Not all buses are equipped. While the bus is moving both the passenger and the wheelchair have to be collocated in safety condition with safety-belts , the wheelchair have to be blocked with its brake and collocated in the appropriate space as per the bus layout. In case those conditions are not possible City Sightseeing will not allow the access on the bus. Buses are homologate for one wheelchair only.
Start your day in Piazza Duomo, the most important square in Messina with its Norman style Cathedral and bell tower containing the world's largest astronomical clock with animated golden figures. Your Red Line Bus will take you on a 90 minute route with 6 stops including Chiesa Ringo, the beach, Lake Ganzirri, Point Sicily, and the Regional Museum with its works by Caravaggio and Girolamo Alibrandi.
This 24 hour continual bus circuit is 90 minutes in length, runs every 120 minutes, and includes audio narration in 6 languages, assistance on board, plus a free app to help you make the most of your experience. The Hop On, Hop Off feature allows you to choose which stops you want to visit and stay at the stops as long as you like. This tour is a great way to see and experience Messina on your own terms. Sign up now.