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Villa Comunale

Via Bagnoli Croce, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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Community Garden Taormina

If your looking for something free and easy to do, away from the shops and restaurants then this is... read more

Reviewed yesterday
ScotchTony
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Inverness, United Kingdom
Spectacular views

These gardens a delight to wander through.Read the history the bee hives are the little buildings... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Anne B
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Mooloolaba
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  • Excellent59%
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  • Average6%
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“the follies” (25 reviews)
“public park” (14 reviews)
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Via Bagnoli Croce, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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"beautiful garden"
in 55 reviews
"the follies"
in 25 reviews
"public park"
in 14 reviews
"florence trevelyan"
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"war memorial"
in 18 reviews
"english lady"
in 15 reviews
"plants and trees"
in 13 reviews
"quiet place"
in 15 reviews
"town centre"
in 14 reviews
"free entry"
in 12 reviews
"stunning views"
in 31 reviews
"mount etna"
in 46 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 32 reviews
"corso umberto"
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"giardini naxos"
in 20 reviews
"the main street"
in 26 reviews
"greek theatre"
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Reviewed yesterday

If your looking for something free and easy to do, away from the shops and restaurants then this is for you. The garden is laid out on different levels with a fantatic array of mediterranean plants. If your lucky you may spot small gecko type...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

These gardens a delight to wander through.Read the history the bee hives are the little buildings dotted around,the views are spectacular of Mt Etna Nd the sea. Easy walking around the gardens and have an ice cream at the entrance. Free access.

Thank Anne B
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Like everywhere in this city you have a wonderful View. The public Garden has some nice old monuments and fountains. Furthermore there are a lot of trees which offer you Perfect shadow. So is pretty refreshing and Perfect for a relaxing Break.

Thank Verena S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a beautiful garden, very well-attended, there are many wonderful flowers, small trees cut in the form af animals, an intresting installation made in the shape of an indian temple and the most beautiful street sculpture presenting two busines angels (once you see it, you...More

Thank Roman M
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Other than that a place with flowers, greens, benches and shade plus cool breezes; easy to find as there are Signa all over Taormina

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Reviewed 1 week ago

While visiting Taormina, this beautiful garden may be a nice stop for a fresh breath and a great view on the bay. Nearby there is a cafe where you can continue to enjoy the view.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lady Travelyan (sp?) whose house is on Isola Bella was kicked out of the UK for having an affair with Edward VII, Duke of Windsor (pre-Wallis Simpson) and so she came to Taormina and among other things created this beautiful garden. A wonderful respite from...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a lovely place to walk in the evenings when the lights are just coming on down on the beach. Also, stunning views of Etna. The gardens are pleasant with several strange feature buildings which are roped off to the public. A couple of...More

Thank Sue O
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Yes yes...go there. In another country it will be a very expensive ticket to go in such a beautifull place. Is like heaven...is very very special...if you want to marry me...take me there. Is special place. I recomand

Thank Ovidiana C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Villa Comunale Gardens are simply beautiful. We stayed in Taormina for 5 days and we visited the Vila Comunale every day. The views are just breathtaking over the sea and Etna, the flowers are stunning and we also loved the parrots.It was also a...More

Thank Denisa I
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Vazbo
9 May 2018|
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Response from Gary W | Reviewed this property |
From the Corso Umberto take the alley going downhill to the Naumarche. Follow this street downhill (Via Fratelli Bandiera) this turns into via Bagnoli Croci. Continue downhill and it is on your right. There is an entrance at... More
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Dee F
31 January 2018|
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Response from Marjorie I | Reviewed this property |
I agree with all other posts. It your mum can manage the walk to the gardens and back then I am sure she will really enjoy these lovely gardens. Plenty of shade, plenty of seats. Really hope you get to see them
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Lorena B
8 May 2016|
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Response from Andrea L |
not much, you can walk quite fast through, in 15 - 20minutes, or relax even for hours inside.
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