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Stunning

Visited here this afternoon with my girlfriend. Very pretty garden with stunning views and great... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
garethmorgans
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Quite the gem

The public gardens in Taormina are definately worth a visit. It is a well kept park with stunning... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Menno007
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited here this afternoon with my girlfriend. Very pretty garden with stunning views and great photo opportunities. Designed by an English woman who later married an Italian. A hidden gem well worth a visit.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The public gardens in Taormina are definately worth a visit. It is a well kept park with stunning views over the eastern coastline of Sicily.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The 19th century botanical gardens in Taormina are charming. There are spectacular views of the sea and the town from the well kept pathways. The park features charming "follies," whimsical structures that have a fairy tale quality about them. It is peaceful to take a...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is not a must-see attraction, it is basically a little stroll to pass the time. It is literally a walking path with a few trees, shrubs and plants. We spent about 20 minutes looking around and were pretty much done.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You should visit there. It is romantic, peaceful garden located in very nice spot to the ocean. Just walk slowly and enjoy the views. Sit on the bench and let time flies.

Thank markusl406
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Villa Comunale is a gem of a place. It is very well looked after, very relaxing to walk around and you might even be lucky enough to meet the resident cats! It is a great place to take pictures as well.

Thank _elisabete_delima
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Pleasant gardens in the town. A bit arid in August, but I should imagine they are really beautiful between April and June. The northern end is quieter, but at the other end there are also curious follies as well as the plants. Like many things...More

Thank NJ C
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

The beautifully designed and well-maintained gardens offer some respite from the main town when visiting in peak season. There are various statues and sculptures to take in around the gardens.

Thank Jack C
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

It has it all for photography lovers with views and cool brick structures, and is a place to cool off from the intense heat by taking a stroll in a gorgeous park.

1  Thank MichaelSabelli
Reviewed 1 August 2018

We were staying next to communal garden,so me and my husband visited and took stroll and had some picture stops. Fab views of the marina. Really worth visit as its filled with lot of trees and,kit of benches to sit and get away from the...More

2  Thank Rani S
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Vazbo
8 May 2018|
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Response from Gary W | Reviewed this property |
From the Corso Umberto take the alley going downhill to the Naumarche. Follow this street downhill (Via Fratelli Bandiera) this turns into via Bagnoli Croci. Continue downhill and it is on your right. There is an entrance at... More
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Dee F
30 January 2018|
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Response from Marjorie I | Reviewed this property |
I agree with all other posts. It your mum can manage the walk to the gardens and back then I am sure she will really enjoy these lovely gardens. Plenty of shade, plenty of seats. Really hope you get to see them
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Lorena B
8 May 2016|
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Response from Andrea L |
not much, you can walk quite fast through, in 15 - 20minutes, or relax even for hours inside.
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