A tour to discover the Gate of Sicily
(Price: € 30.00 per person, minimum 10 people)
The Regional Museum – offers a rich route of traces of the history of Messina, from the first archaeological finds to arrive at the nineteenth century. The Museum exhibits about 750 masterpieces, distributed over the two internal levels and the external yards.
Our Tour, in addition to including the sites listed above, provides moments of rest in panoramic points with breathtaking views of the Strait and in central and interesting areas of the city, where visitors can circulate independently until the moment of conclusion in the meeting point to be agreed together.
Messina – Anciently called Zancle (sickle) for the shape of its port, is also called the “gate of Sicily”.
It is one of the most beautiful Sicilian provinces, rich in history and places to visit.
Between the late Middle Ages and the mid-seventeenth century, Messina reached the peak of its greatness, contending in Palermo for the role of Sicilian capital.
We have included in our tour some beauties of Messina that you can not miss:
The Duomo – From Norman times, characterized by the valuable Gothic portal, the windows of the fifteenth century and the astronomical clock (located on the bell tower) considered the largest and most complex in the world.
The Church of Catalans – Splendid testimony of Byzantine art, all to admire. “Cristo Re” – Ideal panoramic point to appreciate the enchanting view of the Strait. Ganzirri – Fraction of the city of Messina, is a typical fishing village that overlooks the Strait of Messina.
The natural landscape is made unique by two lakes of Ganzirri connected respectively to the two seas that meet here in the tip of Sicily, the Ionian and the Tyrrhenian.
Included in price:
Tourist guide in a foreign language
Live comments on board
Civil Liability Insurance
Excluded from the price:
Food and drink
Tips and extras in general
Places available 15. Tour duration at 2.30 hours. Minibus with Air Conditioning
Stop on Via Panoramica dello Straretto (ideal point for photography of the enchanting view of the Strait). Transfer to the Regional Museum, with the possibility of meeting again after the visit, at an agreed time.
Stop in the middle to circulate independently for an agreed time. Return to the Duomo or to an agreed meeting point.
Consigli e cosa portare con se
Documenti di identità
Macchine fotografiche o videocamera
Contanti o Carta di Credito
Protezione Solare, occhiali da sole, cappellini
Giacche a Vento (In periodo autunnale inoltrato)