Teatro Greco with an Astronomer
The town is idyllically perched on a cliff high above the Ionian Sea giving you breath-taking views as well as an abundance of restored mediaeval buildings and a network of bustling winding streets. Labelled by Goethe “a corner of paradise, Taormina has drawn visitors since its days as a key stop on the Grand Tour.
On this exceptional tour you will visit all the key areas of this town as well as the celebrated Teatro Greco, the Greek theatre of Taormina, in the company of a prominent expert Sicilian astronomer Andrea Orlando. He will take you through a walking lecture on the fascinating topic of the connection between Sicilian archaeology and astronomy – known as archaeoastronomy. A really fascinating, unique and eye-opening topic that will take you through this vast site in a totally different way.