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Villa Comunale

Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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A MUST visit if you are into history and appreciate nature

My husband and I took off looking for this place. A couple of italians told about this place the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
OK C
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Stockholm, Sweden
Nice little Park

It is a nice little Park. The trees give shadow so it is nice for a refreshing walk. And it offers... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Verena S
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“war memorial” (3 reviews)
“sunny day” (4 reviews)
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Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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"florence trevelyan"
in 4 reviews
"war memorial"
in 3 reviews
"sunny day"
in 4 reviews
"mount etna"
in 8 reviews
"gardens are beautiful"
in 2 reviews
"free entrance"
in 2 reviews
"interesting history"
in 2 reviews
"fantastic views"
in 3 reviews
"park"
in 15 reviews
"follies"
in 7 reviews
"benches"
in 6 reviews
"sea"
in 10 reviews
"communal"
in 3 reviews
"plants"
in 5 reviews
"picnic"
in 4 reviews
"coastline"
in 5 reviews
"cactus"
in 3 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband and I took off looking for this place. A couple of italians told about this place the night before. Said it was a must see. It took us a while to find it with the misunderstanding of directions given to us by various...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It is a nice little Park. The trees give shadow so it is nice for a refreshing walk. And it offers a wonderful View on the sea

Thank Verena S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Worth a look as the garden is a cool and tranquil location away from the tourist chaos. Pleasant views along the coast toward Etna and some nice older trees. It's about the only place in the town where you won't get over charged ( it's...More

Thank Marcus W
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This wonderful Victorian garden was created by Florence Trevelyan,an expat Englishwoman, in the 1890s on the only flat piece of land in Taormina. She married the Mayor of Taormina. She peppered the park with wonderful rickety-looking follies, one seven storeys high, so these are not...More

Thank Gwyn H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Path leads through the gardens, with great views. Some quirky buildings in the gardens. Plenty of shade and seats.

Thank Lois G
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Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

A lovely set of free gardens to wander into just below the amphitheatre in Taormina. The views are stunning with an amazing view of the bay and Mount Etna. There are a few ‘follies ‘ and a gun mount from the 1st WW and a...More

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Reviewed May 14, 2018

So beautiful to see these fascinating gardens. So nice to see so many locals enjoying them for parties and visiting each other.

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Reviewed May 2, 2018

Amazing gardens with interesting history. We walked through here every day and saw something new each time

Thank meoncroft
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Reviewed April 30, 2018

Lots of flowers. Nice to all around if weather if good. Beautiful gardens. Great photos. Hidden gem.

Thank ShariNyc_Ny
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Reviewed April 11, 2018

This unexpectedly interesting little park is a real gem in the heart of Taormina. Besides a great variety of wonderful plants, trees and cacti, it offers historical buildings to admire, a lovely fountain with plenty of gold fish and spectacular views. It certainly deserves a...More

Thank arimaior
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