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From Catania: Full-Day Taormina, Savoca & Castelmola Tour

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Highlights

  • Explore three beautiful cities in Sicily on this luxury tour

  • Visit the ancient catacombs in Savoca

  • Enjoy a typical Sicilian granita

  • Visit a former movie set for the film “The Godfather”

  • Admire fantastic views and unforgettable places

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About this activity

What's included, what's not

  • What's included

    Luxury air-conditioned Mercedes vehicle or similar

  • What's included

    Multilingual speaking driver/ guide for the day at your disposal

  • What's included

    Baby seat (if needed)

  • What's included

    Roundtrip transportation to and from your Catania Hotel

  • What's excluded

    Authorized tourist guide inside the historical monuments (available on payment and by request)

  • What's excluded

    Lunch

  • What's excluded

    Entrance ticket to the monuments

Know Before You Book

  • The itinerary may undergo variations based on extraordinary events, strikes, bad weather or other unpredictable and non-voluntary situations

  • At least 2 people are required for this activity to take place.

  • Please be ready and waiting in your hotel lobby 15 minutes prior to your scheduled pick-up time.


What you can expect

Explore unique cities and enjoy a luxurious tour. Visit Savoca a characteristic medieval town. Explore the fascinating catacombs of the Cappuccini Convent which hosts the mummified bodies of monks and nobles from Savoca. The Bar Vitelli will be the highlight of the tour becoming famous in the scenes of the film The Godfather. Here, you will be able to taste delicious Sicilian granita and look at the photos taken during the shooting of the film.

Visit the Greek Theatre (ticket not included in the price), one of the major ancient sites in Sicily, which offers a unique panoramic view of the sea and Mount Etna. Walking along Corso Umberto, you can visit the cathedral and enjoy the stunning view of Taormina Bay. Then, you will have some free time for lunch (your crew will give you some advice for restaurants and bars).

Next stop will be in Castelmola, a characteristic medieval suburb suspended between the sky and the sea. Castelmola is considered a big balcony on Taormina. Here, you will also enjoy a fantastic view of Etna on one side and the Ionian Sea on the other. From the square Sant’Antonio, begin your walk through the alleys. Around the streets, it will be possible to see small shops that sell souvenirs, laces and embroideries made by locals women. Finally, the last stop will be in Castelmola where you will visit of the Bar Turrisi, a typical bar for a good coffee or a tasting of almond wine, typical Sicilian dessert wine. Get ready for an exclusive experience!

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Activity Location

  • Taormina Sicily 98039

Meeting/Redemption Point

    • Hotel pick-up
    • Catania Sicily

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