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Taormina (Messina) Cruise Reviews

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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 ...
shapatack0
11/14
We took an excursion that dropped us off in Taormina with a few hours to explore. This was a fun city and we ... Read more
caseum
10/14
- We were docked at Messina, instead of tender at Giardini Naxos, due to weather.- The train station in ... Read more
skinnyguide
08/14
We did the ground transportation, which was a good idea, since we learned there is really no other convenient ... Read more
ashnbart
08/14
Port was actually Catania, and we did tour of mt etna and Taormina as organised by celebrity. Thought kids ... Read more
jonasaa
07/14
Syracuse Archaelogical SiteThe port was in fact Catania. A visit to Syracuse was interesting, and our guide ... Read more
elizabethannie
09/13
I love Taormina. We shared a taxi with two other guests. Had a lovely time strolling around the town. We ... Read more
skipspar
09/13
Fun Port, but nothing to be seen at tender drop-off point. Take a taxi up to the top of mountain for some ... Read more
hixonac
08/13
Rented a car, drove their ourselves. Beautiful views from Greek/Roman theater. A must see. Read more
hummer88
08/13
Took a private cab to Taromina from Messina. Great Views, shops and cafes. Went to Greek Theatre. Had wine ... Read more
TroubleT
08/13
Catania/Sicily. This private tour was organized with "Coop. Sicily Life" and included the visit of volcano ... Read more
letsgoacruisin
08/13
I fell in love! Taormina was beautiful. The views were spectacular. We walked through the town of Taormina ... Read more
aqrtprinter
07/13
Went on a private tour. Went up Etna and then to Taormina. The town is overrated. Read more
travelbug1025
06/13
We loved Taormina, we made arrangements for a taxi service from 08h00 to 15h00 to take us to Taormina from ... Read more
LosAltosTraveller
06/13
Can't remember much about this town. Needed to pay for a bus because the town was way uphill from the port. ... Read more
jag33437
11/12
Private tour-sicilywithmario.com, out guide was Fabio, (fabulous!)Catania, Taormina, lunch at a small ... Read more
Cruisers40
09/12
Great town bought some beautiful shoes had a lovely lunch Read more
carolroy1
08/12
We did not get off the ship because we had spent a week at this port in Sicily a few years ago. Well worth ... Read more
Love to travel 54
08/12
Lovely mooring point in the bay surrounded by hills and cliffs with views of Tairmina and Mt Etna. We moored ... Read more
dollyddraws
08/12
A great little town, with plenty to see and do. We organised our own taxi and had a great day. Food, views ... Read more
bellavita1
07/12
Private tour Rome in Limo. Titsiana was our guide. Went to Savoca were they filmed the Godfather movie. ... Read more
account4fun
07/12
We stopped in Catania Sicily and had an excursion booked with Sicily Life to visit Mt. Etna, Castelmola and ... Read more
chocchic
06/12
We actually tendered to Giardini Naxos which is small resort area that is a cab ride away from Taormina. The ... Read more
BPCruiser
05/12
Very easy to taxi into town and sightsee independently. Read more

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