MESSINA WALKING TOUR – (tour guide INCLUDED)

Messina Trip Overview

Messina is a well-known port city in the north-eastern coast of Sicily, separated from mainland Italy by the homonymous Strait. Greek colony founded with the name of Zancle and subsequently Messana, this city has been battered by the numerous destructive earthquakes that have struck it over time. Among the main sites, we find the suggestive Cathedral of Messina with its spectacular mechanical astronomical clock. The refined Orion Fountain from the mid-16th century and the imposing Fountain of Neptune are also very beautiful. It is also interesting to discover the history of the Church of the Santissima Annunziata dei Catalani, a building with Arab-Byzantine influences and the Sanctuary of the Madonna di Montalto which overlooks a dream panoramic view.

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Available to meet any customer need.

Assistance throughout the tour.

“Happiness is a JOURNEY, not a destination … !!!”

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Duration: 2 hours
Starts: Messina, Italy
Trip Category: Cultural & Theme Tours >> Literary, Art & Music Tours



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What to Expect When Visiting Messina, Sicilia, Italy

Messina is a well-known port city in the north-eastern coast of Sicily, separated from mainland Italy by the homonymous Strait. Greek colony founded with the name of Zancle and subsequently Messana, this city has been battered by the numerous destructive earthquakes that have struck it over time. Among the main sites, we find the suggestive Cathedral of Messina with its spectacular mechanical astronomical clock. The refined Orion Fountain from the mid-16th century and the imposing Fountain of Neptune are also very beautiful. It is also interesting to discover the history of the Church of the Santissima Annunziata dei Catalani, a building with Arab-Byzantine influences and the Sanctuary of the Madonna di Montalto which overlooks a dream panoramic view.

Punctuality, efficiency, elegance, experience and professionalism.

Available to meet any customer need.

Assistance throughout the tour.

“Happiness is a JOURNEY, not a destination … !!!”

Itinerary
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Stop At: Messina, Messina, Province of Messina, Sicily

During the tour you will travel along the Ionian coast, admiring breathtaking landscapes and the points of interest of the city of Messina, including the Sanctuary of Montalto, the Sacrarium of Christ the King, the Cathedral of Messina with its magnificent bell tower where the astronomical clock has been placed. largest in the world. You will be amazed by the 12th-century Arab-Norman architecture in the Church of the Annunziata dei Catalani. Along the way, you will then enjoy splendid views over the lakes of Ganzirri and Capo Peloro, where the traditional fishing boats are located in the pretty fishing port.
In a pastry shop in the center you will surely let yourself be tempted by an exceptional taste experience: the tasting of cannoli!

Duration: 2 hours



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