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Vip Line

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€ 25.00
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A Tour perfect for those who want to enjoy a special experience and exclusive treatments.

The departure is scheduled at 10:00 a.m from the Terminal located in Piazza Duomo, where you will start with the Blue Line.

We will see the main monuments of the city: Chiesa dei Catalani, one of the glaring examples of Arab-Norman architecture present in Sicily; Teatro Vittorio Emanuele; The lovely Villa Mazzini. Arrived at the shrine of Cristo Re, built on a small hill on the ruins of Castello di Matagrifone, you can enjoy an incomparable panorama on Stretto di Messina. We continue with the vision of other exemplary monuments, such as the Palacultura Antonello da Messina and the Church of San Francesco d'Assisi.

After the blue line the tourists will be welcomed by a tour leader and will go to a famous pastry shop in Messina (Pasticceria Ragusa, which is two minutes walk from the terminus) for a tasting of cannoli with ricotta or other typical desserts.

At 12 a.m: return to Piazza Duomo for the show of the tower of the cathedral that houses the largest and most complex mechanical clock in Europe.

At 12.20 a.m o'clock it is scheduled the departure wirh Line red.

We walk along the modern Viale della Libertà, with the suggestive walk  called "Passeggiata", overlooking the port and the Stretto di Messina, skirting then the "Ringo", old fishing village with its small baroque church and the regional museum, inside of which are preserved works by Caravaggio and Antonello da Messina. Along the coast you can see the succession of coastal settlements typical of the place: Paradiso, Pace, Contemplazione and Sant'Agata. Then you arrive in Ganzirri, an ancient seaside village, characterized by low houses and narrow alleys sprung around the homonymous lake, renowned for the cultivation of seafood. We head towards Torre Faro and Capo Peloro, the extreme eastern point of Sicily: enchanting place, rich of myths and legends where it is practiced the fishing of Pescespada 

The tour includes a stop in the terrace of the strait of Messina where tourits will be able to do a walking tour of the fishermen's town of Torre Faro.

There are numerous buildings, sculptures and works to be seen on the way back: the Ringo Church, the Church of San Giuliano, the Government palace, the Neptune Fountain, the statue of Ferdinand II di Borbone and Zanca Palace.

Return (end of service) scheduled at 15:30 a.m. in Piazza Duomo.

 

For more information and purchase please contact: booking.busmessina@gmail.com or + 39 09052297.

Features
Vip Line Tour Times Meeting Point
Begin of the tour 10.00 Piazza Duomo
End of the tour

15.30

 

 

highlights
  • Visit to the most characteristic places of the city!
  • City Sightseeing Staff assistance!
  • Tasting of typical products of the place!
Included
  • Travel aboard City Sightseeing Messina Bus!
  • Walking Tour of Torre Faro!
Not included
  • Pick Up Service
Cancellation policy
Free cancellation up to 3 days before the tour; 100% charge for cancellations made in the 3 days preceding the tour
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