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Piazza IX Aprile, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very busy square with some great views towards Mount Etna. There are also some restaurants and churches, so it is worth spending some time here.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank HolidayForUs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you are in Taormina I strongly suggest that you take a few minutes to go and see the view there! We enjoyed a wonderful view on the see and the Etna volcano in eruption!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Fuppsala
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is unique and offers stunning views on Mount Etna and the bay of Giardini. Located in the historic city center of Taormina. Must see!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank George N
Reviewed 7 December 2018

Very interesting and vibrant square with a church and water fountain in it. also what makes it beautiful is the panoramic and amazing view you get from the wide terrasse. the tiles on the floor makes it more beautiful and elegant where you could stay...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank philipppn
Reviewed 26 November 2018

This is a large square where you have great views of the coast and along the cliffs. Also located here is the clock tower.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sue M
Reviewed 17 November 2018

Apparently this is the piazza next to Belvedere Square, although they are practically the same thing. I wasn't sure how to review this piazza when Belvedere had its own reviews listed. Either way, they are both the main area of Taormina and the happening place....More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 15 November 2018 via mobile

On walking down corso Umberto you come across this lovely piazza. Large open area with the most fabulous views of the mountains and the coastline. Numerous restaurants in the square.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ian_dempster
Reviewed 3 November 2018

This Piazza is on Corso Umberto, the main pedestrianized street in Taormina which is lined with shops (not just touristy), restaurants, bars, gelato and bakery cafes and churches and the ruins of a Greek/Roman theater. We visited from a cruise ship, so given the limited...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

Historic square which is great for views and people watching. There’s a live webcam showing this square so you can wave at family back home and make them envious. The cafe overlooking the square was the most expensive one we visited during our stay (3...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank todfest
Reviewed 23 October 2018

I really enjoyed walking the Taormina walk past shops to Piazza IX Aprile the view was spectacular. My photos show just how steel the hillside down to the sea was & the little bay is very pretty. This was a great place to stop for...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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