Highlights in Taormina

Highlights in Taormina during a Mediterranean cruise

Roman Theatre

  • theater based on the earlier Greek model
  • with podium and backstage
  •  one of the most beautiful outdoor theaters in the world

Duomo Santa Catarina

  • cathedral of Taormina
  • dating from the 13th century
  • with wooden ceiling
  • beautiful, small and light church

Odeon

  • remains of a small Roman theater
  • dating from the 2nd century N.C.
  • a part of the church of San Caterina
  • located at Palazzo Corvaja

Cattedrale di S. Nicolo

  • the mosy beautiful medieval cathedral in the city
  • dating from the 15th century
  • built on the ruins of an older church
  • dedicated to St Nicholas of Bari

Palazzo Duchi S. Stefano Taormina

  • beautiful palace
  • dating from the 14th century
  • built in Gothic-Sicilian style
  • located at Via de Spuches

Palazzo Corvaja Taormina

  • medieval Sicilian palace
  • dating from the 10th century
  • symbol of the medieval period
  • beautiful architecture
  • museum of art and tradition