Private Tour of Taormina and Castelmola from Syracuse with Arancino Tasting

Syracuse, Italy
Private Tour of Taormina and Castelmola from Syracuse

From $378.74

Price varies by group size

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Free cancellation
Up to 24 hours in advance.
  • 6 to 7 hours
  • Pickup offered
  • Mobile ticket
  • Offered in: English


Taormina and Castelmola are two of eastern Sicily’s top destinations, but the logistics of touring by public transportation can be tedious. On this private tour, save hours with hotel pickup and transportation directly from Syracuse. Enjoy a private walking tour of Taormina to marvel at its Greek Theater and other highlights before heading to the village of Castelmola. Stroll the medieval lanes, stopping at the landmark bar for a sample of almond wine.
  • A time-saving driving tour to visit both Taormina and Castelmola in one day
  • Tour with a guide for insights into the history and architecture of the towns
  • Sample almond wine and artisan bread at the historic Bar Turrisi
  • The flexible pace and personal attention of a private day trip

What's Included

  • Private tour of Taormina and Castelmola only for your party
  • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off in Syracuse
  • Round trip transportation by comfortable, air-conditioned car or minivan
  • Private licensed English-speaking guide
  • Almond wine tasting in Castelmola
  • Bottled water, snacks available during transportation
  • Sicilian Arancino tasting
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Entrance ticket to the Greek Theatre of Taormina (10 euros per adult)

Meeting And Pickup

Pickup points

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Start time

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Opening hours

  • 2/11/2019 - 2/28/2025

    Monday - Sunday : 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM

Pickup details

Your private guide will pick you up at your hotel, accommodation or port in Syracuse.

What To Expect


6 hours Admission Ticket Free

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • We have private tours, only for your party, however at the beginning of the excursion we will give each guest a mask, protective gloves and hand sanitizer.
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Cancellation Policy

You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.


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A day in Taormina!
domenica_p, Apr 2022
Paolo was awesome. Very professional and friendly! He even took us out of the way to a ceramic shop. Would highly recommend!

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