From Catania: Taormina, Savoca, & Castelmola Tour w/ Brunch

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Embark on a fascinating journey through the charming towns of Sicily, where the allure of Taormina, Savoca, and Castemola awaits. This immersive experience begins with a stroll through the iconic locations that inspired the classic film "The Godfather". Let the picturesque landscapes and rich history of these captivating towns leave you enchanted.


Immerse yourself in Sicily's rich cultural heritage on a captivating day trip from Catania, exploring three enchanting towns that will leave you spellbound. Wander through the picturesque streets of Savoca, Taormina, and Castelmola, discovering their most iconic landmarks and indulging in a delicious lunch featuring local specialties. Your adventure begins with a comfortable pickup from your accommodation in a luxurious 8-seat, air-conditioned vehicle. First, visit the charming medieval town of Savoca, where you'll delve into the fascinating Cappuccini convent, home to the intriguing catacombs housing the mummified remains of monks and nobles. Next, pay a visit to the iconic Bar Vitelli, famous for its cameo in the classic film "The Godfather." Savor a refreshing Sicilian granita and browse the nostalgic photos from the film's production. Your journey continues in the majestic town of Taormina, where you'll marvel at the ancient Greek Theatre, boasting breathtaking views of the sea and Mount Etna. Stroll along Corso Umberto, exploring the stunning Cathedral and taking in the awe-inspiring views of Capo Taormina bay. In Taormina, indulge in a mouth-watering brunch featuring authentic Sicilian delicacies, accompanied by refreshing water and rich red Etna wine. This culinary treat is included in your tour package! Finally, arrive in the captivating medieval suburb of Castelmola, suspended between the sky and the sea. Admire the breathtaking views of Etna and the Ionian Sea, before wandering through the quaint alleys, discovering hidden gems and browsing local handicrafts, including lace and embroidery made by skilled artisans. End your day with a relaxing visit to Bar Turrisi, where you can savor a rich coffee or taste the sweet, almond-flavored dessert wine, a quintessential Sicilian treat.

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