one day tours in Taormina, Catania, Messina and environs
Etna and Taormina
dell'Alcantara and Francavilla di Sicilia
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Melilli, Patti, Priolo, San Pier Niceto
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tours of Sicily
Godfather Sicily tour
F.Coppola to stand in for the less photogenic Corleone.
Michael and his two companions are walking in the hills, they see this picturesque
village in the distance. Enjoy its peaceful atmosphere and the stunning views
over the sea from the piazza.
Michele! I want you to know that all of us on the tour think highly of Salvo,
you and Sicily TravelNet. I will be certain to recommend your tours to other cruisers
on a website for cruisers that I visit a lot.
again for all the help you gave us in planning this tour. We hope to return to
Sicily and tour with you again because there's still so much to see.
scenic drive runs inland to Savoca which is considered to be one of the
most attractive places in the environs of Taormina. Bar Vitelli with a
gorgeous terrace, has a collection of photographs taken when Francis Ford Coppola
shot some scenes of "The Godfather II". The table where Micheal
Corleone sat to ask the padrone for the hand of his delightful daughter Apollonia
is still there. After Michael's wedding, they walk down from the church to this
Bar on the piazza for the reception. Free time for a "granita" in the
Bar Vitelli then we walk to the Chiesa Madre with its fine 16C portal surmonted
by a beautifully carved oculus and the coat of arms of Savoca, bearing the eldeberry
branch from which the name of the town is supposed to derive. Optional lunch in
The tour will continue to Forza d'Agrò an attractive
medieval hamlet caps the furthermost spurs of the Monti Peloritani with
a splendid view of the coast. In 1990, Al Pacino and Sophia Coppola shot some
scenes of the film "The Godfather III".
type: one day private tour from
a Taormina/ Catania/ Messina hotel or a shore trip from Messina/ Giardini Naxos/
Catania ports of call.
Chauffer- driven. On demand we can provide English
speaking driver/ guide and/or licensed tour guide.
duration: 7 hours
time: about one hour
time: on demand
place for cruisers: Port of call pier: The guide/ driver will hold a sign
with clients' name.
Meeting place for travellers: your selected hotel
in Taormina/Catania/ Messina
cost: depends on the services requested (driver,
English speaking driver, licensed tour guide, driver/guide). Please ask for a