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Public Gardens (Parco Duca di Cesar)

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7 Oct 2018
“Lovely free park with great views”
29 Jun 2018
“Wonderful on a hot day”
Via Bagnoli | Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 8 October 2018

Taormina is a busy place so if you want a little bit of peace and quiet head to these public gardens full of lots of old buildings and statues. The views to the coast and, if you are lucky and it is not covered in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank CatherineH94
Reviewed 29 June 2018

Wonderfully frivolous park laid out by an Englishwoman. Trees that will shade, structures to marvel at and entertain you, and even parrots. Super views along the coast.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Beautiful views and gardens, parrots near the back of the gardens aswell. Lovely for a walk around and to see the views. Would be a great place to take a little picnic!

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Lotti4321
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Taormina ain’t cheap, so if you want a cheap feed with great views, you could do a lot worse then head to the little supermarket on Via Bagnoli Croci (where they make paninis while you wait at reasonable prices and sell cold cans of beer...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank 823tonyb
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Amazing views of mt etna and the gorgeous ocean. Lots of things to look at while you’re walking through and it’s all free!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Barbs25
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

The park has great views of the bay and across to Etna. There are also a number of quaint buildings and a small menagerie with parrots and other exotic birds. It is a tranquil and cool place for a stroll during the day.

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Richard S
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This garden is a must see while in Taormina! Created by Florence Trevelyan, some time in the late 1800's, it has native and exotic plants beautifully placed. But her "follies", (playful buildings made of sticks, stones, etc.), are still there to be enjoyed. Don't let...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Very nice park tucked away in the heart of Taormina with great follies, flowers and views. Very interesting links historically to the English creator Florence Trevelyan.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank AndyW4223
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

The Parco Duca di Cesar is an oasis in what can be a very busy tourist city. The gardens are free, offer lots of shaded area for escaping the sun & have wonderful views over Giardini Naxos.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank NICOLAH2616
Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

Fabulous park well worth a visit. Smells of the jasmine and roses!! Wonderful. Very relaxing quirky follies great for every age

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Ann H
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