Visit Taormina's Teatro Greco, a well-preserved Ancient Greek amphitheater, and the Odeon, a small Roman theater. Also see the beautiful Palazzo Corvaja and Santa Caterina church. Explore Vicolo Stretto, the narrowest street in Taormina, and Corso Umberto, the fashionable and charming main street. Head to Piazza IX Aprile and stop for a wine tasting in a Sicilian wine bar where the owner will introduce different types of wines produced in Sicily, including Etna D.O.C., produced on the black lava slopes of Mount Etna.
Taormina has become famous around the world not only for its beautiful scenery and views of Etna sloping down into the turquoise sea, but also for the 'dolce vita' of the extravagant and famous visitors who have been here. Many interesting artists, philosophers, and scientists such as: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Friedrich Nietzsche, Gustav Klimt, Sigmund Freud, Albert Einstein, Truman Capote and Greta Garbo adored spending time in Taormina.
You can follow in their footsteps with our guide who will show you the most beautiful corners and streets of the town, and help you uncover all of their most evocative secrets. Visit the Teatro Greco, a well-preserved Ancient Greek amphitheater, set in a breathtaking location with an unbeatable view of Mount Etna and the beautiful coastline of the Ionian Sea. Skip the queues and visit this wonderful historical site with the professional licensed guide.
Next head to the beautiful Palazzo Corvaja amd the Odeon, a small Roman theater. See Santa Caterina church and walk through Vicolo Stretto and then Corso Umberto. Reach Piazza IX Aprile, the main square with a magnificent view of the majestic profile of Etna and the coast of the Bay of Giardini Naxos stretching up the hill to the Greek amphitheater.
At the end of the tour we will stop for wine tasting in a typical Sicilian wine bar where the owner will introduce you to the different types of wines produced in Sicily, including Etna D.O.C., produced on the black lava slopes of Mount Etna. The wine tasting will be accompanied by local delicatessen products.