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Taormina (Messina) Cruise Reviews

Taormina (Messina) Cruise Port
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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 ...
arizonasunlover
06/15
Probably our favorite port although we were surprised it was listed as a port stop and we had to pay 50 E for ... Read more
worltravellingguy
06/15
Stayed on ship as we have visited Sicily recently Read more
GeesthachtCruisers
06/15
During work days you can take a train to Taormina, during weekends or public holidays try to share a shuttle ... Read more
HOFFMEISTER
06/15
Worth a stroll around, some nice street cafes and shops. There are a couple of local bus tours you can take ... Read more
Milkman123
06/15
do not do the hop on hop off bus tour here - it was hopeless, nothing much to see just went round in circles, ... Read more
doctrd
06/15
Loved this port, had a great day wandering the streets of Taormina. Had our sandwiches in the park that ... Read more
GJP_GJP
05/15
City is very close from port and we can help easily at walk. Basilica is fantastic. Small town with so much ... Read more
nycurler
05/15
We took the advice we read here on finding the train in Messina and going up to Taormina. A perfect side ... Read more
Mary from Canada
05/15
Took a taxi to Taormina - amazing town - lots of churches - the view from the hill was breathtaking - had a ... Read more
jimbo3
05/15
we used to local "hop on hop off" but. this was there first ship and they didn't have their system ... Read more
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

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