Many of Messina’s attractions can be found close to Torregrotta, so it is a smart choice as a place to base yourself during your visit. Two sights that should top every visitor’s itinerary is the fascinating Port of Milazzo and the ever-popular Church of Carmine. Also, be sure to check out the Castello di Milazzo and the Orto Botanico Pietro Castelli dell'Università di Messina.
While you are here, stop at the nearby local attractions such as the Cathedral of Messina, Orologio Astronomico and Senatory Fountain. These spots are popular with travellers from all the corners of the globe. The Sanctuary of Montevergine, Sant'Elia Church and the Church of Santissima Annunziata dei Catalani offer visitors to Messina the opportunity to better understand the role religion has played in the area.
When you’re ready to put your feet up after discovering the charming streets of Torregrotta, check in to one of the area's many bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. The Viola Palace Hotel, Villafranca Tirrena, the Hotel La Bussola, Milazzo and the Hotel Il Principe, Milazzo are just three of the best places to find a warm welcome and a good night’s rest.