Taormina Castle

On the summit of Monte Tauro and accessible by car or on foot, this medieval fortress has been reduced to some ramparts and the ruins of a tower. But the view over Taormina and its theatre is truly spectacular!

Useful information

Address:

Via Madona-della-Rocca, 98039 Taormina

Opening hours

hiking to the castle is strongly discouraged in summer. Closed indefinitely

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