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Sicily Tours: Fun & Adventure Tours

Boat Tour Along the Taormina Coastline


Discovering Taormina's Coastal Wonders

Immerse yourself in the breathtaking beauty of Sicily’s eastern coast with Your Own Italy’s “Boat Tour Along the Taormina Coastline.” This exclusive experience offers a unique perspective on Taormina’s stunning landscapes, combining the luxury of a private boat with the allure of the Mediterranean Sea. Glide over crystal-clear waters, explore hidden coves, and marvel at the dramatic cliffs that define this iconic shoreline. Accompanied by an experienced skipper, this tour promises a day of relaxation, exploration, and unforgettable views.

Discovering Taormina’s Coastal Wonders

Isola Bella and Blue Grotto: Begin your aquatic journey with a visit to Isola Bella, a tiny island and nature reserve known as the “Pearl of the Ionian Sea.” Continue to the Blue Grotto, where sunlight and seawater combine to create a mesmerizing blue effect, inviting you to swim in its captivating waters.

Ancient Ruins and Lava Formations: As you sail along the coast, catch sight of ancient ruins perched above the sea and witness the striking lava formations, remnants of Mount Etna’s volcanic activity. Your skipper will share stories of the region’s history and geology, enriching your experience.

Secluded Beaches and Swimming Spots: The flexibility of a private boat tour allows for stops at secluded beaches and swimming spots accessible only by sea. Dive into the Mediterranean’s azure waters, snorkel to explore the vibrant marine life, or simply relax on deck, soaking up the Sicilian sun.

Taormina’s Dramatic Coastline: Admire the breathtaking views of Taormina’s coast, with its lush vegetation and historical landmarks. Highlights include the medieval Saracen castle overlooking the bay and the picturesque Mazzarò beach.

Your Own Italy: A Journey Through Sicily’s Marine Beauty

Your Own Italy’s “Boat Tour Along the Taormina Coastline” offers an intimate and luxurious way to experience the natural splendors of Sicily’s coast. Perfect for couples, families, and groups of friends looking for a day of adventure, relaxation, and breathtaking scenery, this tour invites you to explore the wonders of the Mediterranean in style.

Ready to Set Sail on Taormina’s Enchanting Waters?

Are you prepared to embark on a maritime journey that combines the beauty of Taormina’s coast with the exclusive comfort of a private boat tour? Contact Your Own Italy to customize your coastal adventure, and get ready for an unforgettable day of discovery on the Sicilian sea.

What's Included

Prepare for a delightful cruise experience along the Sicilian coastline from Taormina, which promises to be an unforgettable part of your journey in Sicily. With a private skipper guiding your way, you’ll have the opportunity to immerse yourself in the breathtaking beauty of the island’s coastal wonders, including the enchanting Isola Bella and the serene Bay of the Mermaids.

Meet and Greet: A representative will ensure a smooth start to your day by meeting you directly outside your accommodations and accompanying you to Taormina’s Port.
Private Guided Cruise: Once aboard, your private skipper will navigate the crystalline waters along Sicily’s coastline, offering personalized insights and ensuring a comfortable journey.
Stops for Exploration and Swimming: Weather permitting, you’ll have the chance to dive into the Mediterranean’s inviting waters, with stops at notable sites like Isola Bella, known for its unique beauty and nature reserve status, and the Bay of the Mermaids, a spot famed for its tranquil beauty.
Amenities Included: Beach towels and refreshments will be provided on board, ensuring your comfort and enjoyment throughout the cruise.

This cruise offers a unique vantage point to appreciate Sicily’s dramatic coastline, combining relaxation, exploration, and the pleasure of the sea. Enjoy the journey, the views, and the unparalleled opportunity to connect with the natural beauty of the Sicilian coast.


Tips for Your Tour

Sun Protection: The Mediterranean sun can be strong, especially on the water, so bring sunscreen, a hat, and sunglasses to protect yourself.
Waterproof Camera or Phone Case: Capture the stunning scenery and your swimming adventures without worrying about water damage.
Comfortable Swimwear: Be ready to take advantage of swimming opportunities by wearing your swimwear under your clothes.
Light Jacket or Wrap: Depending on the time of year, it can get breezy on the boat, so bring an extra layer for comfort.
Motion Sickness Precautions: If you’re prone to seasickness, consider taking precautions before setting sail.


Is there a dress code I should know about?
There is a dress code for churches and basilicas. Shoulders and knees must be covered; shorts, miniskirts, and sleeveless shirts are not permitted. It is also recommended that you not take large bags or backpacks on tours that include churches as you may not be permitted to enter and storage accommodations are not usually available.
What if there is bad weather?
Our tours operate rain or shine!
Is tipping customary in Italy?
Tipping is indeed customary in Italy ! It is considered a kind gesture and proper etiquette to leave “a little something extra” depending on the level of service you receive. For a private guide it is suggested to leave 15 – 25 euros for a typical 3-hour tour.
What happens after I’ve requested a booking through your website?
Your Own Italy will send a confirmation email within 24 hours of your booking. You will then be invited to make your payment using a link that will be provided.
Can wheelchair users go on this walking tour?
Not all walking tours are fully accessible for wheelchair users or those with walking disabilities. However, if anyone in your group requires special accommodation, please let us know when completing the booking and we will work out suitable alternative routes.
Can tours be modified?
Yes, we will do our best to adjust any tour to accommodate special requests.
How far in advance should I book my walking tour?
Tours should be booked 48 hours in advance. While we cannot guarantee availability if booking occurs in less than 48 hours, we will do our best to accommodate your request.
What are Your Own Italy’s payment terms?
Full payment is due when the tour confirmation email is sent, within 24 hours of your booking. You will be provided with a link to our payment page. We accept Visa, MasterCard, and American Express.
What is your cancellation policy?
Tours must be canceled by email 24 hours prior to the start of the tour. If cancellation is made in less than this time, Your Own Italy cannot guarantee a full refund.
How do I amend a reservation?
Any changes to existing reservations must be requested by email. All efforts will be made to accommodate changes, but they cannot be guaranteed.
What should I do if I have a larger group than the size suggested on the website?
Your Own Italy is delighted to accommodate large groups. Please specify the number in your party when booking, and every effort will be made to organize a tour within the time limits provided.

Meeting Point

Please specify when booking whether you would prefer to meet your private guide at your accommodations or at a designated point near the highlights of the tour.

Duration Of Tour

Walking Tours last approximately 3 hours unless otherwise specified.
Tour times are average – some groups prefer a more leisurely pace with fewer sites, with your private guide, this is your option.