Taormina and Castelmola Tour
Beautifully located on Mount Tauro with Etna brooding in the background, Taormina's quaint side streets offer an intoxicating slice of La Dolce Vita. Nowadays unlike other Sicilian towns, even Palermo, Taormina is a shoppers' paradise.
Once arrived in Corso Umberto you will be free to walk around and visit Taormina's most important monuments: the superb Greek-Roman theater, Corvaja Palace, the Cathedral, the Public Garden (Parco Duchi di Cesarò). Then you can enjoy a typical Sicilian lunch or a refreshing lemon granita in one of the family run restaurants and bars surrounded by breathtaking views.
In the afternoon, we continue the tour to Castelmola, this village occupying a strategic position up behind Taormina, centres around the picturesque little Piazzetta del Duomo. In one of the bars in the main square, we will have the chance to taste the famous "almond wine". Return to the harbour and time to say arrivederci Sicilia, greetings.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: Port of call or place of stay
End location: Port of call or place of stay
Duration: 8 hours
Luxury air conditioned Mercedes vehicle or similar - Pick up and drop off right on the dock- English speaking Driver for the day at disposal- All local Taxes, gasoline, highway/parking tolls, driver's meal
Free water bottles and soda drinks.
Stops along the drive to the most beautiful spot where you can enjoy the landscapes and take as much pictures you wish.
Entrance Tickets - Meals
Tour price are from 1 to 3 travellers
I can customize up to 8 people and also from other ports of call or place of stay.
Please inquire before booking if your group is larger than 3.
I am not a licensed guide and will not be able to guide you inside of the historical monuments.
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We were a family of 4 traveling on the Celebrity Equinox. We selected Diego's Tour of Taormina/Castelmola. He was awesome. He was at the pier waiting for us when our ship docked. He had a sign with our name on it. We got going right away.. He had water for all of us. His Van was clean and rode very well. We enjoyed our trip very much. He communicates extremely well with exact plans. He even texted me while we had free time to make sure we were doing okay. i would highly recommend..