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The Godfather and Taormina Tour from Messina provided by Discover Messina Sicily

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The Godfather and Taormina Tour from Messina

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2 adults
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  • Pass by Corso Umberto
  • 1
    Tempio Votivo di Cristo Re
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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    Pass by Santuario della Madonna di Montalto
  • 2
    Bar Vitelli
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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    Pass by Chiesa di San Nicolo/Santa Lucia
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Departure Point
Messina Cruise Terminal - Terminal Crociere, Via Vittorio Emanuele II, 47, 98122 Messina ME, Italy Via I Settembre, 110, 98122 Messina ME, Italy Port of Giardini Naxos, Via Schisò, 98035 Giardini Naxos ME, Italy
Duration
6h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Transport by air-conditioned bus
  • Professional guide
  • Live commentary on board
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Infant seats available
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • Minimum number applies. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund
  • Not wheelchair accessible.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 30 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
17Reviews
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Samiddz wrote a review Jan. 2020
Norwalk, Connecticut4 contributions
My husband is a HUGE fan of the Godfather movies so naturally when we were in Sicily we had to take the Godfather tour. I'm so glad we did because the town was really a site to see. It sits upon this mountain and there's just the one road that leads to the church and the cafe's
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Response from discoverME, Public Relations Manager at The Godfather and Taormina Tour from Messina
Responded Jan. 28, 2020
Dear Madam Thank you very much for your feedback. We are pleased to know that your experience with us, left you a beautiful memory and we hope that we will have the opportunity to guide you to the discovery of other wonderful sites of Sicily. Best regards
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Susan A wrote a review Nov. 2019
2 contributions1 helpful vote
My husband is an avid Godfather enthusiast and we were looking forward to seeing some of the filming sites. When we met the tour leader we were informed that the tour was unavailable and we were supposed to have been notified. We were offered a substitute tour of Castelmare and
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Response from discoverME, General Manager at The Godfather and Taormina Tour from Messina
Responded Nov. 7, 2019
Dear Susan Thank you very much for your feedback. We apologise for the change of tour but was the only option available in order to avoid the cancellation since we were unable to contact you and advise you in time for this change. Thank you Regards
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Diane wrote a review Nov. 2019
2 contributions
When Mariarita, our tour guide, started off the day with her big beautiful smile, I knew we were off to a great day! She was very friendly and professional. Right away, she provided us with bottled water and a pastry. Her English was beautiful and she was very knowledgeable.
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Date of experience: October 2019
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alexbotian wrote a review Sep. 2019
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Toured Savoca where the Godfather wedding scene was shot . Also walked up the steep hill to the church. Messina town was also very scenic and we sat and enjoyed a pizza and cannoli's overlooking the stunning views. Our tour guide Chiara and drivery Roberto was very friendly were
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Date of experience: August 2019
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rosanne1229 wrote a review Oct. 2018
Las Vegas, Nevada24 contributions1 helpful vote
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We just did The Godfather tour with Chiara, our guide, and Roberto, our driver. What a wonderful day! The drive is breathtaking. Savoca is so charming and what fun to experience some of the sites of The Godfather movie. We took a little shuttle to the top of the hill to see
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JamesMarsha
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Great half day tour of Taormina and Castelmola
Saturday our cruise stopped for a quick visit to Sicily. Mariatita picked us up at the dock and we were off to see
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Soonergma
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Needing a response
Was contacted about the tour company wanting to change the time of our tour. I have written them back twice with no
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cparker2017
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Great Tour by a Great Tour Guide
I thought the Tour company was called Discover Messina Tours. If it is the same company then our tour guide Katia w
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travellingash7
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Great Tour!
We stopped in Messina as one of our cruise ship stops. We booked the taromina and castaloma tour as we had heard ta
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sroy2002
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Very informative tour
Pick up from cruise port was good, nice and clean transportation. Taormina is just wow!!!..The drive to Castelmola
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IrishTodd
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Excellent Tour Guide
Enjoyed a great tour from Messina port with tour guide Ecaterina. Simply amazing how she managed to engage so many
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jorge007
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Very informative tour
Our guide, Chiara, was very knowledgeable and energetic. The sites were interesting and the bell tower show at noon
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L304LRroberts
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Received full refund on short cancellation notice
My cruise ship cancelled our port visit to Messina late in the afternoon prior to our scheduled arrival day. Altho
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gusMontreal
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Great, great tour of Taormina and Castelmona with Discover Messina Sicily
We booked a tour with Discover Messina Sicily for a private visit of Taormina and Castelmona. They pick us at the
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Thelma L
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Cruise did not stop there.
The cruise didn't stop there due to weather. They refunded our money. So they are honorable. Pleased about that.
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Linda P
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Well worth the time
First, our guide was Mariarita and she was delightful and well-versed in the area. The tour locations were spectacu
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CBS-CHS
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Great Tour, Guide, and Value!
Discover Messina has this tour choice planned, paced and priced perfectly. The group is small, the van very comfor
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robynm682
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Terrific day!
We thought our guide & driver did an excellent job! The views were fabulous & our guide was knowledgeable & fun. Th
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TracyM188
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Wonderful!
My husband and I are visiting Messina on a quest to learn about my relatives. We always take a walking tour to lear
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tramping596
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Able to see the best of Sicily
Our guide Tania was very informative and helpful with always pointing out the WC and gave us time to explore Mt. Et
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  • Duration: 6h
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  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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