#CityGuide PinkTrotters – Taormina
When you organize a tour of Sicily, Taormina is a destination that always turns up.. This Sicilian town has become famous throughout the world thanks to its beauty and treasures.
Some examples? The majestic Greek theater
, the beautiful public garden
that offers a breathtaking landscape suspended between the sea and the Mount Etna, the beaches and the cliffs that surround it, its historic center, a network of narrow streets with traditional crafts shops and restaurants that offer Sicilian specialties.
Discover the best spots and places in Taormina with us!
HOTEL TAORMINA VILLA DUCALE:
A paradise with spectacular views of the sea and Mount Etna.Here you can sip wine at sunset in the relaxing jacuzzi, you can have lunch (and dinner) in the lovely terrace, or you can sleep in rooms very cozy and perfect in every detail. At the end of your holiday you will not want to leave!
HOTEL TAORMINA VILLA CARLOTTA:
A breakfast prepared directly by the hotel's pastry chefs, can be enjoyed on the terrace which opens your sight on a clear blue sea where you watching beautiful sailing boats. A dip in the swimming pool under the Sicilian sun. And the deserved rest in the elegant rooms of the hotel.
It is not a dream, but Villa Carlotta!
HOTEL TAODOMUS :
This hotel is a gem on the main street of Taormina. Varied breakfast, with local and organic ingredients, to be enjoyed on the panoramic terrace from which you see the sea and Mount Etna. Only ten rooms, furnished with care. In this place you will feel at home, and you will have at hand all the beauties of the city!
HOTEL VILLA TAORMINA:
An ancient and noble residence set amid herbs and breathtaking views.The "Sicilianity" is at home here, and you breathe between furniture and accessories. Ideal for a holiday with a romantic taste, among the typical colors of Taormina.
VINERIA MODI' :
A quiet restaurant where you can taste traditional dishes revisited in a creative way. The two chefs, brother and sister, are young, as well as all the staff. You can breathe the air of novelty in menu, almost entirely based on local products. The kitchen is visible and will allow you to peek at the two brothers while cooking!
The road, just behind the main course, will allow you to dine in the center but in the quiet.
Project by Luca Casablanca chef who chooses his dishes on the menu according to old recipes with almost forgotten products. A must-see, to soak in the flavors of Sicily, the authentic ones and once.
Particular attention, beyond the experience gastronomic of quality, for details, such as the wonderful dishes in which the food is served!
Behind the nice restaurant there are two sisters, who have a good story to tell, of those who choose to remain in their own land, and to get involved. Tradition mixes with use of top quality products and elements of contemporary cuisine. The wines are carefully selected among the Sicilian wineries.
LA CAPINERA: VICOLO STRETTO
Starred restaurant, recommended for an unforgettable gourmet experience, but with an affordable price. The dishes of the young chef Pietro d'Agostino are characterized by intense colors and flavors of tradition reinterpreted with flair and skill.
Fantastic terrace overlooking the sea where you can enjoy a romantic dinner or vacation end dinner.
: In the center of Taormina, cozy and elegant restaurant where you can enjoy Sicilian cuisine and well made. A charming terrace, with a view on the sea and Giardini Naxos. This restaurant is famous for its fish dishes. It organizes also cooking classes.
The place of "granita" par excellence. A must for anyone who steps from Taormina. Hundreds of photos of the owner with VIPs passing through who do not renounce to its sweetness.
In short, to be in this city and not have breakfast here is an outrage to Sicily!
Perfect stop for evening cocktails to sip on the steps adorned with colorful pottery. An happy hour at sunset time is mandatory! Expert bartenders take care of every customer, with a special attention to the cocktail preparation and presentation.
: One of the most exclusive areas to enjoy the famous views of Taormina.
Very elegant terrace in the Metropole hotel, particular cocktails made by expert barmans characterize this lounge. This is the perfect place where you can listen live jazz music!
ROBERTO IL MAGO DEI CANNOLI:
The name of the place says it all. To eat a real Sicilian cannoli, do not miss a taste here. And, surely, you will stop not only at those, in fact it offers not only cannoli filled at the moment with fresh ricotta, but also sweet with pistachio and the typical cassata. A pastry shop that will make you dream!
PANIFICIO DA CRISTINA:
For a lunch or a quick snack, Cristina is the right choice for you! Sicilian street food (arancini, cipolline, cartocciate, ...) and pizza slices. Good quality and choice at very cheap prices.
SPA E CENTRI BENESSERE
BELLEZZA E BENESSERE:
The right place to relax in the sauna, turkish bath, emotional shower, whirlpool. But even the hair stylist services, cutting, bending, color for be ever in order. And even massages for face and body and packages for hen parties!
CENTRO BENESSERE NETTUNO
: this spa is situated within the Hotel Le Terrazze in Letojanni
, a city in the coastal area of Taormina. Numerous services, from citrus aroma showers to relax and oriental areas. This centre offers personalized and a la carte beauty treatments for the welfare and needs of all.
ANTICA SARTORIA POSITANO
: Positano is not in Sicily, it is true. But the colors of this brand are a hymn to the Mediterranean colors of summer! Skirts, shirts, beach dresses are perfect to show off in the streets of Taormina, for the beauty of the fabrics and the positivity emanating, typical of the holiday spirit!
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Now, you are ready to discover Taormina!
Now you are ready to discover this classy and wonderful city, a real Sicilian jewel.
We will hope that you have enjoyed our guide. Bye bye,