Your Ultimate Cruise Guide

Taormina (Messina) Cruise Reviews

Taormina (Messina) Cruise Port
Member Reviews
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 ...
technicolour
07/16
A great place to explore independently. Read more
a123nt
07/16
Not a lot here, especially given a short stop (6 or 7 hours). But it is a nice town to wander through. ... Read more
Educated Cruising Critic
07/16
The cathdrals were just like visiting Rome. Read more
dhtteach
07/16
I did not like this port. Read more
Ozdog
07/16
Walked around easily. Pretty place Read more
ccfandango
07/16
Nice little seaport at Messina as unable to stop at original Taormina destination due to weather. Read more
jcmankow
07/16
Great port, again you can walk Messina, lots to see without having to pay for excursions. Read more
Mizty Blue
07/16
We did our own tour from meeting others outside the gates who were looking for another couple to share a taxi ... Read more
Harmony1913
07/16
Most of the town was closed due to it being a Sunday. We walked off and were able to get an inexpensive tour ... Read more
Mchelle2470
07/16
This was the only port we docked in that you could get off the ship and walk into town. We were able to walk ... Read more
LondonerSE6
07/16
Oh it's awful there. We went out for a walk, lots of people trying to sell you stuff, horrible dirty ... Read more
WobblyUK@aol.com
07/16
Arrived on a Sunday, most of Messina was shut, could not get anywhere by public transport so we will go back ... Read more
gk1972
07/16
Enjoyed walk into town to see the clock at Midday Read more
kaf1sh
07/16
Visited Messina (Sunday - meaning most shops were closed). A pleasant stroll around the main square- visiting ... Read more
seabeelarry
07/16
Scenic, did the hop on- hop off around the city Read more
HelenMorris270
07/16
Wish we had taken an excursion - very little in Messina - perhaps a better map? Read more
caribesun
06/16
Went to Palermo instead. Cefalu was great Read more
Miss Nomer
06/16
Taormina is delightful. Go and see it. Read more
ptsdoctor
06/16
We took the train from Messina to Taormina. One member of our group had researched it extensively and someone ... Read more
Keeversdad
06/16
Excellent views of the volcano and a beautiful and historic port in Sicily. Read more
travelbug1025
06/16
We organized a private transfer on Cruise Critic and made our way to Taorminar. Loved the canollis and ... Read more
P Sharp
06/16
Took the open top bus and had a good trip around then had time to visit the shopping centre Read more
gardengirl0830
06/16
Wonderful seafood!!!! Read more
Share feedback
Thank you!  Cruise Critic values your feedback.
How can we improve this page?

Thank You For Signing Up!

Please Note: To ensure delivery of your free e-letters, please add news@cruisecritic.com to your address book.
We're committed to protecting your privacy and will not rent or sell your e-mail address. By proceeding, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.