Taormina (Messina) Cruise Reviews

Taormina (Messina) Cruise Port
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Taormina (Messina) Overview
The French philosopher Alexis de Tocqueville called Sicily "the land of gods and heroes," and if that's the case, Taormina is its Mount Olympus and the big attraction for cruise passengers visiting ...
Mary Anne R
02/17
We arrived in Messina on a holiday so the town was very quite. Took a walk around the town and, by accident, ... Read more
Lilybop
02/17
Not very impressed with town. We had visited Taormina in October which is well worth a visit. Read more
sarahbeth722
02/17
This was probably the worst possible choice in a port that I have ever seen. If you didn't go to the ... Read more
really love to travel
02/17
We met up with a friend who lived there, but the trip from ship to town was a bit wonky. Read more
tango queen
01/17
Took a mini bus with 7 others - great time. Brilliant driver and a really good trip and driver very ... Read more
Countrycuz
01/17
We had to go to Messina because of bad weather. Took a double decker bus around town and had a cappuccino - ... Read more
tnt10
01/17
Very untidy. Dirty streets, sketchy neighborhoods around attractions. Read more
ajstahle
12/16
Took a private tour Read more
PaulEve
12/16
Can be busy, we used the Big Red Tour bus to get our bearings, well worth it. Read more
Eleanor33469
12/16
Always a delight. Great shopping, wonderful people and lots to see. Read more
suspend6
11/16
Wonderful hilltop village. Lots of history, very quaint Read more
Leepam
11/16
We rented a cab with 2 other couples to go up to Etna and then visit Taormina. The Etna portion was an ... Read more
silverlink17
11/16
We did not dock at Messina but anchored in Guardini Naxos, a short taxi journey up to Toarmina much better ... Read more
Vegans rule
11/16
Graffiti and rubbish everywhere. Nothing to see. Disappointing port. Read more
old jules
11/16
Went to watch the clock tower at 12:00 and enjoyed walking around Read more
urbanite1985
11/16
We walked Messina and saw the church. Boring town, but we planned on staying on board to relax after the ... Read more
Oasiscaz
11/16
Again took a tour in the little city train. Didn't look like much to do . Everything shut being a Sunday Read more
Jivedancer56
11/16
Went here on a previous cruise. Lots to see but it is a full day. Read more
strong222
11/16
Renting a car was impossible since the ship docked on sunday - serious bummer. Read more
marilina
11/16
It's not an spectacular city but we did see a lot of it. Read more
formbysquirrel
11/16
Taormina is great to walk round but usually crowded. Read more
Scottishscouse
11/16
We really liked Messina. As usual we aimed for a Hop on hop off bus, as my husband has limited mobility so ... Read more
Mace350
10/16
We went on our own to Savoca and Taormina. The visit was very entertaining and we thoroughly enjoyed it. Read more
mulcaster1
10/16
Got off the ship to enjoy the city, fantastic but a little unfriendly Read more
Cornishe traveller
10/16
Been there several times so just wandered. Read more
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