Boasting crumbling ruins, picturesque churches, sun-drenched beaches, atmospheric restaurants, and the beautiful backdrop of Mount Edna, Taormina holidays offer an incredible escape.
Things to Do in Taormina
- Be sure to visit the Teatro Greco Romano. This ancient Greek theatre of Taormina offers breath-taking views of Mount Edna and often hosts music concerts during the summer months.
- Stroll around Corso Umberto (the main pedestrian street of Taormina), where you’ll find plenty of souvenir shops, boutiques, and gelato bars.
- Sample the best granita in Sicily at BamBar. A granita is a delicious half-frozen dessert and must-try on Sicily holidays.
- Wander the Taormina Cathedral Square and tour its namesake church. This beautiful Gothic-style cathedral is bound to impress any lover of fine architecture.
Best Time to Visit
Taormina weather experiences a typical Mediterranean climate with mild winters and hot summer temperatures reaching over 30°.
The best time to visit Taormina is either May, September, or October as the weather is beautiful and it’s just outside the crowded summer months.
Take a trip during August when there are a number of live concerts and theatrical events held in the Greek Theatre of Taormina.
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