Best Of Estern Sicily In 3 Days: Etna, Cyclops Riviera, Taormina, Godfather

A fantastic tour to enjoy the beauties of Sicily, stunning art, history, archeology, stunning beachs and delicious food.

The tour starts / ends from Catania; we visit this beautiful towns rich of attractions and from here every day we move on to visit:
– Mount Etna, the highest active volcano in Europe
– the Cyclops Riviera, visiting 2 enchanting fishermans village still intact, the best sea food restaurants are here;
– Taormina, the ancient Greek colony, with its pedestrian path full attractions, shops, restaurants, amazing views and more else;
– Castelmola, a medieval village perched on the rock above Taormina; with its towering fortress and the picturesque streats;
– Giardini Naxos, with its amazing bay and the great coast line;
– Savoca, one of the most beautiful Italian villages, location of Coppola’s “Godfather” and also for its marvelous ancient monuments;
– Catania city: cathedral, fish market, Opera House, Castel and big shopping centers.
* Duration: 4 days
* Starts: Catania, Italy
* Trip Category: Multi-day & Extended Tours >> Multi-day Tours




A fantastic tour to enjoy the beauties of Sicily, stunning art, history, archeology, stunning beachs and delicious food.

The tour starts / ends from Catania; we visit this beautiful towns rich of attractions and from here every day we move on to visit:
– Mount Etna, the highest active volcano in Europe
– the Cyclops Riviera, visiting 2 enchanting fishermans village still intact, the best sea food restaurants are here;
– Taormina, the ancient Greek colony, with its pedestrian path full attractions, shops, restaurants, amazing views and more else;
– Castelmola, a medieval village perched on the rock above Taormina; with its towering fortress and the picturesque streats;
– Giardini Naxos, with its amazing bay and the great coast line;
– Savoca, one of the most beautiful Italian villages, location of Coppola’s “Godfather” and also for its marvelous ancient monuments;
– Catania city: cathedral, fish market, Opera House, Castel and big shopping centers.

Itinerary

Day 1: Airport pick up and transfer to hotel – dinner – panoramic night tour of Catania

Stop At: Catania Airport, Via Fontanarossa, 95121 Catania CT, Italy
pick up and transfer to accomodation – dinner.

After dinner we do a panoramic night tour of Catania
Duration: 45 minutes

Meals included:
• Dinner
Accommodation included: 3 stars hotel

Day 2: Mount Etna and Cyclops Riviera

Stop At: Craters Silvestri of Mount Etna, 95030 Nicolosi, Sicily Italy
Explore the amazing Silvestri Creters, where we can walk around eexting creaters and have a light trek up to the higer crater.

Notes: Possible to do the excursion to the top (cost not included)
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Aci Trezza, Via Livorno, Acitrezza, Aci Castello, Sicily Italy
Visit of the famous fishermans village of:
– Acicastello
– Acitrezza
Duration: 2 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Dinner
Accommodation included: 3 stars hotel

Day 3: Taormina, Savoca (Godfather sites), Giardini Naxos and Castelmola

Stop At: Porta Catania di Taormina, Corso Umberto, 98039, Taormina, Sicily Italy
2 hrs to visit the beauties of the enchantig ancjent town of Taormina; a greek colony founded in the 5th century b.C.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Ufficio Turistico di Savoca, Piazza G. D’Annunzio 1, 98038 Savoca, Sicily Italy
1.5 hrs to explore the sites where the movie was filmed and the beautiful monumenets and views of the village
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Porto di Giardini Naxos, Via Schisò, 98035 Giardini Naxos ME, Italy
Walk along the amazing bay of the Ionian Sea
Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Castelmola, Castelmola, Province of Messina, Sicily
1 hr to visit the medieval village, with its fortress and its picturesque streats
Duration: 1 hour

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
Accommodation included: 3 stars hotel

Day 4: Catania city tour + fish market and shopping – transfer to airport

Stop At: Piazza Duomo, Catania, Sicily Italy
Last day in Sicily: visit of the city center, the fish market, stop for shopping in the big “Shopping Center”, drop off at the airport or other place the client wish.

See you later
Duration: 2 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
No accommodation included on this day.