Many of Messina’s most popular attractions are located within easy reach of Castelmola, making it a great place to base yourself while you are in town. Among the most popular attractions here are the marvelous Saraceno Castle and the remarkable Taormina Archaeological Museum. Also worth checking out are Badia Vecchia and the Palazzo dei Duchi di Santo Stefano.
To better understand Messina, head to one of its many cultural destinations. Experience the region’s best and brightest strut their stuff at the Taormina Roman Odeon in Taormina. The area is a dream destination for lovers of art. Don’t miss the Museum of Art and Popular Traditions in Taormina.
If the sun is shining head outside and appreciate the nearby parks and reserves. Reconnect with nature at one of the local beaches, for example Spisone Beach in Taormina and Lido Mazzarò.
While you are in and around Castelmola, stop by Baroque Fountain in Taormina, the Cathedral of Taormina and Villa Comunale. History buffs will enjoy spending a few hours at Palazzo Corvaja in Taormina and Torre dell'Orogio. Take the time to visit religious sites such as the Church of San Domenico in Taormina and the Chiesa Santa Caterina. Breathe in the atmosphere and gain an appreciation of the impotence of faith in Castelmola.
To make sure you get the most out of this fascinating part of the world, consider booking your accommodation at one of the area’s many accommodation options. The Atahotel Capotaormina, the Hotel Villa Belvedere, Taormina and the San Domenico Palace Hotel, Taormina are just some of the many great places to stay around here.