Discover little streets and hidden corners that gives Taormina a special charm
Walk with your native local guide. He will reveal Taormina’s culture, architecture, natural and political history and tell stories about the Sicilian people and their traditions. Conquered by theRomans, Greeks, Arabs, Byzantines and Normans, Taormina boasts a rich and fascinating history and a robust mix of styles. Discover little streets and hidden corners that gives Taormina a special charm.
Meeting at the entrance of the Greek Theatre at 17.00 with the licensed Local Guide to begin your 1.5-hour Taormina Walking Tour.
Visit the magnificent NGreek Theatreand then Your guide will lead you toward Palazzo Corvaja. Then pass by the Odeon, a small Roman theater built in the 2nd century but not re-discovered until 1892. Your Tour will continue with the Greek Theatre visit. Your guide will explain theater's history as you marvel at the ancient remains. Then You will continue through the heart of Taormina, where you’ll enjoy the essence of beautifulOld Town. This part of the city, most alive at night, will engage all of your senses. Stroll alongcolorful streetslined with flowers and lemon and olive groves, smell the aromas emanating from thetraditional Sicilian restaurants, and listen to the music of the live performers, before visiting thePublic Garden. Stop atBelvedere Squarealong the main street,Corso Umberto, to enjoy the wonderful view of the picturesque coast and the skyline dominated by powerful Mt Etna.
After passing in front of the San Domenico cloister, which has been transformed into a beautiful 5-star hotel, turn your mind back to medieval times as you wander theJewish quarterand visit important monuments and areas such as Palazzo Duchi di Santo Stefano, Porta Catania, Del Carmine Church and the Duomo Stairs.
Your tour ends in Piazza Duomo, where your guide will leave you with an anecdote on the symbol of Taormina. This is the perfect place to continue your night out in Taormina!
During the tour our guides will answer all of your questions and give you maximum support and advices to let you feel in Taormina like at home.