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'The Godfather' Movie Tour from TaorminaHalf-day Tours

'The Godfather' Movie Tour from Taormina

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Visit the real-life locations in those iconic scenes from ‘The Godfather’ during this coach tour of filming locations from Taormina or the province of Messina. There is a Sicilian town called Corleone, but the movies weren’t filmed there. Instead, the towns of Savoca and Forzà d'Agrò set the scene. See the famous Bar Vitelli, among other places you’ll recognize from the films, while your guide tells stories about the movies and Sicily.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$43.22
From
$43.22

Private Tour of Taormina and Castelmola with Optional Food and Wine Tasting Wine Tasting

Private Tour of Taormina and Castelmola with Optional Food and Wine Tasting

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Soak up the atmosphere of some of the most popular Sicilian resorts on this private tour. See the top sites in Taormina, Castelmola, and Giardini Naxos where you will explore the Corso Umberto, the Greek and Odeon theaters, lovely historic palazzos St. Catherina Church, and the Duomo. Gain a deeper understanding of the beautiful island and its history as you spend approximately five hours touring and learning with your guide.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$197.44
Price varies by group size
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$197.44
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Messina Shore Excursion: Full-Day Taormina and Castelmola TourDay Trips

Messina Shore Excursion: Full-Day Taormina and Castelmola Tour

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While your ship is in Messina, see more of Sicily on a half-day trip to Taormina. Take a guided tour of this historical city, including a stroll along Corso Umberto, once an ancient Roman street, and a visit to the Greco-Roman Theater. Plus, sample Sicilian delicacies, admire views of Mt. Etna and Giardini-Naxos bay from Castelmola, and on return to Messina, check out this ancient port’s highlights. Port and Taormina pickup and drop-off included.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$88.67
From
$88.67
Taking safety measures

Private 6-Hour Tour of Three Etna Wineries with TastingWine Tasting

Private 6-Hour Tour of Three Etna Wineries with Tasting

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Discover three different Sicilian wineries as you sample tasty regional reds, whites, and rosés. Driving in an air-conditioned car, cruise past picturesque villages, fruit orchards, and lava-made churches as you explore the fascinating region of Etna, known for its volcanic terroirs. Sip samples of the volcano-infused drink in family-run wineries, munching on local gastronomic delicacies, from cheeses to salami.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$232.48
Price varies by group size
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$232.48
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Taormina and Castelmola Tour from MessinaDay Trips

Taormina and Castelmola Tour from Messina

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Visit Taormina and Castelmola on this tour from Messina. During a quick stop in the village of Castelmola, admire a view of the surrounding Sicilian landscape, including Mt Etna. Then head to Taormina to see sights like Isola Bella and the Greek Theatre. Browse local shops or bars, if you wish, and take a walk along Corso Umberto.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$69.76
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$69.76
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Private Day Tour of Gole Alcantara with Food and Wine Tasting in Giardini NaxosWine Tasting

Private Day Tour of Gole Alcantara with Food and Wine Tasting in Giardini Naxos

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The Gole Alcantara is one of Sicily’s most popular attractions, and often has the crowds to match. On this private half-day tour, let a local guide help you sidestep the tourists and show you the park’s caverns and rock formations, gardens, and best swimming places. Later, explore the seaside town of Giardini Naxos on foot. Finish the tour with food and wine tasting at a local wine bar.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$174.07
From
$174.07
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Taormina Shore Excursion from MessinaPrivate Day Trips

Taormina Shore Excursion from Messina

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Make the most of your shore excursion with this 4-hour tour of the historic seaside resort of Taormina from Messina. See the beautiful cathedral and spectacular Greek Theater. Enjoy views over the Ionian Sea and Giardini Naxos Bay. Admire Mt. Etna looming over everything. Get a brief tour of Messina before returning to port.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$65.03
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$65.03

Taormina and Castelmola from Messina Small Group TourDay Trips

Taormina and Castelmola from Messina Small Group Tour

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Make the most of your time in Sicily on this immersive, small-group shore excursion. Over the course of just half a day, you’ll venture to Taormina (and will discover top landmarks like its Greek amphitheater), will visit the hilltop village of Castelmola (renowned for its impeccable scenery), and will finish with a walking tour of Messina’s historical city center. Port pickup and drop-off, and round-trip minivan transit, make logistics seamless and stress-free.
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  • 4 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$80.57
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$80.57

2-Hour Messina Walking TourCity Packages

2-Hour Messina Walking Tour

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Explore the historic city of Messina on a walking tour with a local guide that’s a great overview and orientation for first-time visitors. Learn about Sicily’s Arab-Norman heritage as you make your way from Cathedral Square to a series of churches, landmarks, and artwork, and hear stories from Messina’s fascinating past. Multiple departures are available throughout the day.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$29.57
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$29.57
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Horseback Riding Private Tour in Sicilian Countryside and Traditional Lunch at Farmhouse on Etna SlopeNature and Wildlife

Horseback Riding Private Tour in Sicilian Countryside and Traditional Lunch at Farmhouse on Etna Slope

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Experience life in the Sicilian Countryside with a private tour of a working farm founded in the 1800s. See picturesque vineyards, olive and citrus groves, and farm animals, then learn to ride a horse with a professional instructor. Finish the tour with a traditional Sicilian lunch made with fresh, local products and sample locally produced wines from Etna vineyards.
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  • 5 to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$244.82
Price varies by group size
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$244.82
Price varies by group size
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Tour to Etna Volcano and Taormina from MessinaFull-day Tours

Tour to Etna Volcano and Taormina from Messina

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Visit two of Sicily’s most popular destinations without thinking about driving and parking on this guided tour from Messina. You’ll get driven almost all of the way up Mount Etna, stop for views, and then take an excursion the rest of the way to the summit if you choose. Next, explore Taormina, where you’ll shop near Corso Umberto I (own expense) and see the Greek Theater (Teatro Greco). Plus, finish this tour with a cannoli tasting for an extra treat.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$118.23
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$118.23

Private tour from Messina: Etna Volcano and Winery Visit with Food and Wine TastingWine Tasting

Private tour from Messina: Etna Volcano and Winery Visit with Food and Wine Tasting

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Explore Mt. Etna without the hassle of navigating on a private tour with round–trip transport from your Messina port or accommodations. Going with a guide ensures you see the best views of the Sicilian countryside, as well as visit secluded natural locations often missed by visitors. Enjoy a meal prepared with locally–sourced ingredients with wine pairings at a Messina vineyard to round out your authentic Italian experience.
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  • 6 to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$240.90
Price varies by group size
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$240.90
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

The Godfather Movie Tour from MessinaHalf-day Tours

The Godfather Movie Tour from Messina

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Experience the ultimate 'Godfather' film-buff's dream come true with a private 'Godfather' movie tour from Messina. Visit the town of Savoca to see the 1971 filming location for the wedding, as well as the bar where Michael Corleone asked for Apollonia's hand. Continue to Forza d'Agrò to see the square that served as the main square of Corleone during the Francis Ford Coppola movie. Head for Taormina to enjoy some sightseeing and shopping before returning to Messina.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$88.67
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$88.67

Private Tour to Taormina and Castelmola from MessinaPrivate Day Trips

Private Tour to Taormina and Castelmola from Messina

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Explore the beautiful seaside resort towns of Taormina and Castelmola with a private tour from Messina. See Taormina's ancient Greek Theater overlooking the beach. Gaze at the gorgeous Giardini Naxos Bay to understand why this area has been a popular resort for a very long time. Continue to nearby Castelmola to browse its small boutiques before returning back to Messina.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$195.07
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$195.07

Godfather Private Tour from Messina: Savoca and Forza D'Agro with options of Food, Wine tasting and DinnerDay Trips

Godfather Private Tour from Messina: Savoca and Forza D'Agro with options of Food, Wine tasting and Dinner

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Immerse yourself in The Godfather on a private tour with stops at the movie’s iconic film locations, from the Church of Santa Lucia to Bar Vitelli. In addition to navigating for you, your guide provides refreshments, entrance fees when necessary, and a wealth of stories often unheard by visitors. Upgrade to include lunch and/or dinner at a classic Sicilian seafood restaurant.
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  • 5 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$184.42
Price varies by group size
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$184.42
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Private tour from Messina to Etna Volcano with an option of Food and Wine tastingWine Tasting

Private tour from Messina to Etna Volcano with an option of Food and Wine tasting

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Travel from your port or hotel through the Sicilian countryside to Etna, Europe’s highest active volcano. Admire the orchards of olive, lemon, orange, and almond trees along the way. Taste local wines and honey, visit natural areas around the crater, and enjoy free time to shop for lava souvenirs. End the day at a winery with views of the Ionian Sea, indulging in local foods like charcuterie, mushrooms, olives, and fresh bread.
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  • 5 to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$194.80
Price varies by group size
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$194.80
Price varies by group size

Alcantara Gorges Tour from MessinaHalf-day Tours

Alcantara Gorges Tour from Messina

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Explore the natural beauty of the Alcantara Gorge on this day trip from Messina. Marvel at the geologic formations of lava turned to stone. Splash around in the cold water of the river that runs through the gorge. Enjoy visiting a part of Sicily's very special heritage many tourists miss.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$76.85
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$76.85

Messina and Taormina City Tour from MessinaDay Trips

Messina and Taormina City Tour from Messina

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Take advantage of your cruise stop in Messina to explore the seaside resort town of Taormina and the highlights of Messina in this half-day tour. Visit the sunny beaches or charming shopping streets of Taormina before marveling at its ancient Greek Theater. Stop at the Messina Cathedral and a particularly stunning viewpoint over the port city. Immerse yourself in two beautiful Sicilian towns in one combination tour.
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  • 4 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$76.85
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$76.85

Messina Walking TourCity Packages

Messina Walking Tour

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Immerse yourself in the history and culture of the port city of Messina with this 1.5-hour walking tour. See some of the most important sights, including the cathedral's astronomic clock, Palazzo Zanca (the municipal building), the Land Registry Office, the Old Customs House, and the Chamber of Commerce.
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  • 1 hour 18 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$59.94
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$59.94

Shore Excursion from Messina to Mount Etna and TaorminaPrivate Day Trips

Shore Excursion from Messina to Mount Etna and Taormina

Swap the sights of Messina for a day out at Mt. Etna and Taormina on this 7-hour shore excursion. After a scenic drive along the Sicilian coast, you’ll spend time at the famous volcano and soak up the views over the natural park. Visit a winery, stop for photos at Crateri Silvestri, then while away the afternoon in pretty Taormina, seeing the Greek Theatre, Palazzo Corvaja, and more.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$1,095.01
per group
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$1,095.01
per group

Barefoot on Etna Slope: Sicilian Countryside Private Tour and Picnic at Rural Farmhouse from MessinaDay Trips

Barefoot on Etna Slope: Sicilian Countryside Private Tour and Picnic at Rural Farmhouse from Messina

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Experience a side of Italy rarely available to visitors on a private tour of a 200–year–old farmhouse with round–trip transport from Messina. In addition to pointing out the best views of Mt. Etna, your guide tells little–known stories about Sicily’s history and culture as you explore. Afterwards, sit down for a meal prepared with organic local ingredients, including homemade bread and regional wine.
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  • 5 to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$206.32
Price varies by group size
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$206.32
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Private 8-hour Excursion to Taormina and Castelmola from MessinaDay Trips

Private 8-hour Excursion to Taormina and Castelmola from Messina

With its Roman amphitheater and views over Mt. Etna, Taormina is a highlight of eastern Sicily. On this full-day tour, enjoy round-trip transportation from the Messina cruise port to visit both Taormina and the picturesque village of Castelmola overlooking the Bay of Giardini Naxos. Take in Messina’s top sights, including the cathedral and astronomical clock, before drop-off at the port.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$337.72
Price varies by group size
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$337.72
Price varies by group size
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Hiking

"Night excursion to Argimusco illuminated by the Moon" Montalbano Elicona

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This night hike is very fascinating because the fortresses, illuminated by the light of the moon, take on an even more magical and mysterious appearance. The Argimusco plateau is a unique place, able to give the visitor a sense of peace and tranquility that will leave him wanting to return several times to contemplate the beauty of the landscape. It is also low light pollution, so the sky is particularly starry.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$37.50
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$37.50

Private transfer service from Messina Cruise Port to TAORMINA or vice versaCity Packages

Private transfer service from Messina Cruise Port to TAORMINA or vice versa

We are serious and reliable limousine and transfer service company located in Sicily.  Our drivers are professionals who know the area where they work and speak English and French fluently. The vehicles used are tested, serviced and insured to the highest standards. We offer a private and comfortable transfer service from Messina cruise port or city center to Taormina.  The driver will wait for you as soon as you disembark from the ship with a sign with your name or they can me in any address in Messina or Taormina Journey to Taormina (or back to Messina) take about 1 hour.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
From
$196.72
per group
From
$196.72
per group

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