Many of Messina’s most popular attractions are near to Tripi, so it is a convenient place to base yourself. Two sights that should be on every visitor’s list is the wonderful Sanctuary of Tindari and the iconic Tindari Archaeological Zone. Two other recommended attractions that are within a short distance of Tripi are Patti Cathedral and Alcantara Gorge.
To gain a deeper understanding of Messina, visit one of its many cultural destinations. In particular, you should make sure you check out the Taormina Archaeological Museum in Taormina. Book in for a live show at the Taormina Roman Odeon in Taormina. Aspiring artists should visit the collections at the Museum of Art and Popular Traditions in Taormina.
Get active out-of-doors at the many picturesque places nearby. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. If you are up for a walk take the family to a beach, such as Spisone Beach in Taormina, the Giardini Naxos Beach and Recanati Beach in Giardini Naxos.
Destinations such as Baroque Fountain in Taormina, the Cathedral of Taormina and Villa Comunale are well worth visiting during your time in the Tripi area,. The Messina area features some fascinating relics from yesteryear; don’t miss Palazzo Corvaja in Taormina, Torre dell'Orogio and Saraceno Castle. Visitors with a passion for faith and religion will enjoy the serene atmosphere at the Church of San Domenico in Taormina, the Chiesa Santa Caterina and the Church of Carmine in Milazzo.
One of the best ways to get some exercise and fresh air is to book a round at one of the area’s challenging courses like the Il Picciolo Golf Club in Castiglione di Sicilia.
When you’re ready to wind down after a busy day discovering the charming streets of Tripi, check in to one of the area's many bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. For a good night’s sleep be sure to check out the Atahotel Capotaormina, the Hilton Giardini Naxos, and the popular Hotel Villa Belvedere, Taormina.