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Villa Comunale

Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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Oasis of calm

A lovely set of free gardens to wander into just below the amphitheatre in Taormina. The views are... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
A TripAdvisor Member
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Beautiful Gardens!!

So beautiful to see these fascinating gardens. So nice to see so many locals enjoying them for... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2018
tmulligan2
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Hudson, New York
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“war memorial” (3 reviews)
“sunny day” (4 reviews)
“mount etna” (8 reviews)
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Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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"mount etna"
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"gardens are beautiful"
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"florence trevelyan"
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"free entrance"
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"interesting history"
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"fantastic views"
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"park"
in 14 reviews
"benches"
in 6 reviews
"follies"
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"communal"
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"sea"
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"picnic"
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"coastline"
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"cactus"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely set of free gardens to wander into just below the amphitheatre in Taormina. The views are stunning with an amazing view of the bay and Mount Etna. There are a few ‘follies ‘ and a gun mount from the 1st WW and a...More

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Reviewed 14 May 2018

So beautiful to see these fascinating gardens. So nice to see so many locals enjoying them for parties and visiting each other.

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Reviewed 3 May 2018

Amazing gardens with interesting history. We walked through here every day and saw something new each time

Thank meoncroft
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

Lots of flowers. Nice to all around if weather if good. Beautiful gardens. Great photos. Hidden gem.

Thank ShariNyc_Ny
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Reviewed 11 April 2018

This unexpectedly interesting little park is a real gem in the heart of Taormina. Besides a great variety of wonderful plants, trees and cacti, it offers historical buildings to admire, a lovely fountain with plenty of gold fish and spectacular views. It certainly deserves a...More

Thank arimaior
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Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

The most beautiful garden and views. Love all the structures and so much to see here it’s simply gorgeous

Thank Barbs25
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

Hard to complain about this place, it's a nice relaxing walk through the community gardens. Doesn't cost a thing. Has some picnic spots and a benches throughout. Nice little place to visit.

Thank Shelby B
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

The city of Taormina should invest in the maintenance of this beautiful garden. The original owner, Florence Trevelyan Trevelyan Cacciola, must be turning in her grave.

Thank taormina171255
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Reviewed 24 December 2017

This is a gorgeous and quiet Garden area and park - located just below the Greek Theatre. Some great views of coastline and nice place to walk around, escape crowds and seek some quiet! Ask where it's located and must be willing to walk to...More

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Reviewed 18 December 2017

This park was rather quiet and felt like the place that more of the locals hang out. The gardens are beautiful and the views are great. No pushing for a spot like some other areas. The villas are like some kind of fantasy tree houses....More

Thank Trish E
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