Classic Taormina and Panoramic Castelmola tour
We meet and greet you on your arrival at the port of Siracusa. Our journey to Taormina takes approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes.
On arrival into Taormina we stop at the panoramic Belvedere, offering breath-taking views it’s the ideal location to admire and take shots of the coastline and the fantastic Isola Bella.
Our journey continues we drive to the charming medieval village of Castelmola; this sleepy town is perched precariously above Taormina. A stroll around is a must, with its cool medieval alleyways and picturesque piazza commanding views of the whole countryside, Mount Etna and the Ionic coastline.
A visit to the renowned Turrisi Bar for some Almond wine tasting or a traditional lemon granita is highly recommended.
Madonna Della Rocca is a 15th Century church that has been carved out of a mountain, located just below the Saracens Castle you will enjoy an extraordinary
bird’s eye view of Taormina and the Greek Theatre. On arrival in Taormina Centre you will have some free time to wander the historic Corso Umberto;
this is the main promenade through the heart of Taormina boasting elegant designer shops and cute cafés and restaurants. Take in the botanical gardens, The Greek amphitheatre and visit the fantastic Cathedral and the Palazzo Corvaja one of the most elegant buildings in this chic town. We leave Taormina our journey back to the port of Siracusa will include a last stop for an all-important Sicilian ice cream.
Please note: This is a private excursion with a dedicated driver and vehicle. On receiving your booking we will contact you to arrange pick up time and any special requirements you may have.