Ionian Coast activities, tickets and more

Cultural & Theme Tours

Messina City and Coast Tour

Explore the coastal jewel in northeast Sicily on this 6-hour Messina city tour. Spin along the Ionian coast by air-conditioned bus as a guide sheds light on the region’s colorful local myths and folklore. Take in top attractions including the Church of Montalto and the Sanctuary of Christ the King, and marvel at 12th-century Arab-Norman architecture at the Church of the Annunziata dei Catalani. Along the way, enjoy fine views over the UNESCO–listed Cape of Peloro — where traditional fishing boats sit in the pretty harbor.
$56
6 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

Taormina Traditional Sicilian Cooking Class

Discover the secrets of traditional Sicilian cuisine in one of the best restaurants near Taormina. Taste some wine, learn the local culinary traditions and recipes, and discover your inner chef.This cooking class is private - for your party only, which guarantees the highest quality and personal attention from your chef.Hotel/port pickup and drop-off included (Taormina and nearby towns).
$90
5 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Etna & Taormina one day tour small group from Syracuse

Taormina is too far? Etna without a guide is boring?  Don't miss out a special opportunity! Pick-up from your Hotel in Syracuse. In one day you will : -visit with a naturalistic - geologist guide Mt. Etna; -discover a lava cave; - Taste a delicious Sicilian snack -Stroll and visit the beauties of Taormina
$168
10 hours
Outdoor Activities

Trekking Adventure in Porto Selvaggio Natural Park

Explore with professional excursion and hiking guide the Porto Selvaggio Natural Park,  Trekking along the Neanderthal Path,  walk through a breathtaking natural path along the Ionian coast of Salento, high and scenic cliffs, fresh pine forests and Mediterranean bush, sea caves and springs, trekking surrounded by the Mediterranean vegetation, immersed in the intense aromas of aromatic herbs. Explore the Capelvenere Cave, enjoy the enchanting panorama of the Porto Selvaggio Bay, swimming in the natural pool of freshwater, visit Grotta del Cavallo, enjoy the breathtaking view of the Natural Park. Trekking along the Path in the Pinewood and then along the Path of Orchids, trekking along the Path of Bones, live an incredible naturalistic adventure.
$57
4 hours
Food, Wine & Nightlife

Fish market tour and hands-on cooking class in Sicily

Live an authentic culinary experience in Catania . Learn to cook traditional homemade dishes in a central district in Catania. Learn about authentic Siciliancuisine as you prepare your own meal. Cook a refined menu of Italian specialties.You will start the lesson preparing the dough for hand made pasta, then you will roll it out and fill the dressing before the baking. You will learn delicious local recipes and you will be able to replicate them once you will be back home and you will surprise your family and guests.Once the work is completed, you will enjoy the meal and the dishes tasting with the chef. You will also learn to combine the local recipes with fine Italian wine, which of course you will taste.
$97
4 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Catania, Scicily The Godfather Film Locations Full-Day Tour

A tour around the Sicilian locations of the famous film by Francis Ford Coppola, "The Godfather". For the avidest fans and for who want to discover traditional villages and suggestive monuments
$100
7 hours
Shore Excursions

Messina City, Weapons Museum, Tasting: Tour plus Port Pickup

Explore the coastal jewel in northeast Sicily on this 6-hour Messina city tour. Spin along the Ionian coast by air-conditioned bus as a guide sheds light on the region’s colorful local myths and folklore. Take in top attractions including the Church of Montalto and the Sanctuary of Christ the King, and marvel at 12th-century Arab-Norman architecture at the Church of the Annunziata dei Catalani. Along the way, enjoy fine views over the UNESCO–listed Cape of Peloro — where traditional fishing boats sit in the pretty harbor. At the end of the tour you will also have the possibility to visit the Museum of Ancient and Rare Weapons.
$64
6 hours
Shore Excursions

Messina City Tour, Museum, Astronomical Clock plus Port Pickup

Explore the coastal jewel in northeast Sicily on this 6-hour Messina city tour. Spin along the Ionian coast by air-conditioned coach, along with a maximum group size of 30 passengers, as a guide sheds light on the region’s colorful local myths and folklore. Take in top attractions including the Church of Montalto and the Sanctuary of Christ the King, and marvel at 12th-century Arab-Norman architecture at the Church of the Annunziata dei Catalani. Along the way, enjoy fine views over the UNESCO–listed Cape of Peloro — where traditional fishing boats sit in the pretty harbor. There is also included a stop to the Regional Museum of Messina, where you can visit rare and unique works of art and you can learn about the history and the culture of our city.
$67
6 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

MONTALBANO FULL-DAY FROM MESSINA

This 7 hours tour will start from our beautfiul Messina towards Montalbano Elicona- Italy's most beautiful village in 2015, where we will discover the history and monumental richness of this site having also the oportunity to taste some of the typical products of the area in a local restaurant. You will have the chance to visit the main attraction of this village - the castle of Montalbano - where our guide, wearing medieval clothes, will make you live the past of this important stronghold.
$102
7 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

The “Godfather” Tour

After picking you up at the hotel, the daily tour goes to Savoca. This ancient Etruscan medieval village has been listed among the “Most beautiful ancient villages in Italy” and it has been set of several movie.“The Godfather” among the most famous, which can be identified by the famous “Bar Vitelli”, located in the main square and by the Church of San Nicolò, where many famous scenes were shot. You can also admire ruins of an ancient Synagogue, the old town – dating back to Romans – the crypt of Convento of Cappuccini. Then, you will be amazed by the breathtaking view of the whole vallet and Ionian coast in Forza D’Agrò, also popular for its Cathedral. Later you will be in Taormina, where you will discover Corso Umberto, the shopping street, Palazzo Corvaja, the Greek Theater, Piazza IX Aprile, la Torre dell’Orologio, the Cattedrale Fortezza (Duomo), la Badia Vecchia, Palazzo Duca di Santo Stefano and much more.
$131
8 hours