Between Taormina and Valdina: Sicilian Drink Specialties

Between Taormina and Valdina: Sicilian Drink Specialties

Taste special artisan drinks from the village of The Godfather, enjoy a traditional lunch - and much more!

Discover the flavors of Eastern Sicily!

Your private day tour between Taormina and the province of Messina includes a visit of Taormina, lunch in Savoca (one of the locations of the "Godfather" movies), and various tastings of the local brandies and specialty wines.

 

Start: 9:00 am

End: 6:30 pm

Duration: day-long tour, about 9.5 hours

Participants: min. 2, max. 6 people

Languages: Italian, English

 

Price includes:

  • day excursion (9:00 am - 6:30 pm)
  • private air-conditioned minivan
  • English language guide
  • lunch
  • all the visits with tastings

 

Reservations must be made at least 3 days in advance.

 

Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations at least 15 days before the tour
  • 50% refund from 14 to 2 days before the tour
  • No refund for further cancellations and no-shows

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The program:

9:00 am > Departure from your accommodation by private van with English-speaking guide-driver.

10:00 am > Taormina: Sightseeing and visit to the Graeco-Roman Theater.

10:30 am > Departure to the nearby village of Savoca by private van with English-speaking guide-driver. You’ll recognize picturesque Savoca as one of the locations where parts of "The Godfather" were filmed. Enjoy a Granita (Sicilian crushed ice) at Bar Vitelli.

1:00 pm > Traditional Sicilian Lunch in Savoca at Gelsonero restaurant.

3:30 pm > The small town of Valdina near Messina is famous for its fruit tree plantations and grapes. You’ll sample the lemon grappa and unique brandies made of pears, apples, cherries, and peaches.

On the way back, your tour stops for a tasting of almond wine in Castelmola.

6:30 pm > You are back at your accommodation.

Price per person (private service):

  • 2 participants - € 415.00
  • 3 participants - €  340.00
  • 4 participants - €  295.00
  • 5 participants - €  265.00
  • 6 participants - €  235.00

 

Price includes:

  • day trip (9:00 am - 6:30 pm)
  • private air-conditioned minivan
  • English language guide
  • lunch
  • all the visits with tastings

 

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