Private Sicily Shore Excursions from Messina PortPrivate Day Tour in Sicily
The Port of Messina is the most important in Italy for the number of passengers carried and located in one of the most beautiful places in the world: The Strait of Messina which offers a unique view of the two coasts, the Sicilian and Calabrian that seem to touch .
The landing in the port this is an ideal opportunity to visit some of the most picturesque towns and areas of North Eastern Sicily.
Taomina and the Greek Theater, Mount Etna and its famous wines, but also Savoca, memorable location for the film The Godfather and the natural caves Alcantara are the destinations of Sicily Shore Excursions organized by Sicily Choice Tours, you can meet the most diverse tastes and needs of cruise ship travelers.
Alcantara Gorges & Taormina
In Sicily, the Gole Alcantara are a favorite destination of nature lovers and visitors seeking an outdoor vacation that is dynamic and rich in activities such as river trekking and body rafting, featuring spectacular descents along the crystal clear waters of the Alcantara river.
Spectacularly perched on the side of a mountain, Taormina is Sicily most popular summer destination for roaming here. People from all over the world arrive in Taormina.
Castelmola & Taormina
Warm friendly people and spectacular panoramas characterize this village. Castelmola offers a balcony over Taormina and the bay of Giardini Naxos and is framed by the mysterious and beautiful active volcano, Mount Etna.
Taormina has proved a source of inspiration to novelists and writers throughout the centuries from Ovid to Goethe and D.H. Lawrence. Taormina’s Greek theater was built in the third century BC, renovated by the Romans, and is now used for summer performances
Etna & Taormina
Etna eruptions are relatively frequent — the past 12 months have seen a string of powerful lava fountains, flows and ash emissions. The result: a landscape that constantly changes as lava hardens, craters collapse and, in some cases, are created.
Taormina, the ancient Taurominum, is a spot of infinite loveliness, the land of sweet do nothing. Upon arrival we will visit the most impressive monument of the city: the Greco-Roman Theatre.
Etna & Winery
Mount Etna is the largest active volcano in Italy. Located near the east coast of the island of Sicily, it is 10,900 feet (3,329 meters) tall with a base circumference of about 93 miles (150 kilometers). It is also the volcano with the longest record of continuous eruption.
Unique climate and ground conditions determine the typicality of the Etna grapes and wine.The volcanic ground is rich in minerals. The best winerys in Etna area.
Godfather & Taormina
One of the most popular movies ever made, The Godfather was filmed in a pretty village called Savoca. Here there is the church where Michael Corleone and his Sicilian bride, Apollonia, are married. The relatively plain Church of Santa Lucia is a short walk from Bar Vitelli.
Taormina’s Greek theater was built in the third century BC, renovated by the Romans, and is now used for summer performances. The theater, built into the hillside, has excellent acoustics and spectacular views of the sea and Mt. Etna.
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PRIVATE SICILY SHORE EXCURSIONS
Mediterranean cruise ship? Stop in one of the ports of Sicily? Our private tour will offer excursions to the most beautiful areas of Sicily located close to your port of call! Check out our proposals for Sicily Shore Excursions:
PRIVATE SICILY DAY TOURS
Visit the most beautiful places in Sicily in relaxing and having fun?
Our drivers are ready to escort you on comfortable and stylish vehicles of the latest generation.
7 DAY PRIVATE SICILY WINE TOUR
A 7 days tour of vineyards and cellars to taste the best wines produced in the area of Etna
PRIVATE TOURS OF SICILY
Customized Shore Excursion
If you’d like to have an extraordinary experience in Sicily, plan your trip with Sicily Choice Tours! We will work with you to create a personalized travel program that best suits your interests. A private tour will provide you with a more personal experience, one that isn’t possible on large commercial group tours.
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