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Porta Messina

Porta Messina, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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Porta Messina, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Porta Messina is one of the gateways to the main street in Taormina. We met our guide here for the Viator walking tour.

Thank LindaStanmore
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent location, great food and great service. Excellent value for money. The cannoli Alla Ricotta is fabulous. Thanks to Stefano and his friendly staff.

Thank marymcpeake
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is called porta Messina due to the fact that it is the way from Taormina to Messina. Nothing special, no amazing architecture just simply an old gate to the city center at the end of the pedestrian street

Thank dan b
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This archway spans the entrance into the city along the Corso Umberto. Unfortunately many pass beneath it without noticing it.

Thank Brian F F
Reviewed 12 July 2017

A stoney entrance to the main shopping street (Corso Umberto). It was once part of a fortification. Nothing special.

Thank Moses P
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Its really nice and majestic. It gives the feeling av an ancient city. It's a must see right at Via Umberto

Thank Beacsku
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Very well family run restaurant. Very good food at a fair price. They do add a service charge onto your bill.

Thank Michael R
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Overrun a bit with tourist shops and unlicensed street traders and beggers beyond the old city entrance. Police dispersed illegal traders and beggers, but they returned as soon as the police were out of view.

Thank Rev42
Reviewed 28 June 2017

When you take a guided tour, you see so much more and your impression of this charming little place grows on you. We have lost count of the number of tunnels we went through, until we reached the town of Taormina. It is such a...More

Thank vfw2016
Reviewed 26 June 2017

I just love walking through this port. This is the place where I can say that I am coming to experience CCorso Umberto´s exciting life: tourists, shops, gelati, beautiful people, fashionable women in their stilettoes.

Thank Roielyn
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