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Public Gardens (Parco Duca di Cesar)

Via Bagnoli | Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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“follies” (5 reviews)
Via Bagnoli | Taormina, Sicily, Italy

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Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

The park has great views of the bay and across to Etna. There are also a number of quaint buildings and a small menagerie with parrots and other exotic birds. It is a tranquil and cool place for a stroll during the day.

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

This garden is a must see while in Taormina! Created by Florence Trevelyan, some time in the late 1800's, it has native and exotic plants beautifully placed. But her "follies", (playful buildings made of sticks, stones, etc.), are still there to be enjoyed. Don't let...More

Thank figtree2
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Very nice park tucked away in the heart of Taormina with great follies, flowers and views. Very interesting links historically to the English creator Florence Trevelyan.

Thank Andy W
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

The Parco Duca di Cesar is an oasis in what can be a very busy tourist city. The gardens are free, offer lots of shaded area for escaping the sun & have wonderful views over Giardini Naxos.

Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

Fabulous park well worth a visit. Smells of the jasmine and roses!! Wonderful. Very relaxing quirky follies great for every age

Thank Ann H
Reviewed 24 April 2016

This parc is a wonderful adress to sit, walk, relax and watch the beauty of the seaside. You do not need to pay an entrance fee. Do not forget your camera and take some wonderful pictures.

Thank AlsterHamburg
Reviewed 13 January 2016

Beautiful garden with a interesting history. We would have stayed longer but he park was closing. Well worth a visit. No entry fee.

Thank damzel2407
Reviewed 24 September 2015

Really fascinating gardens, so calm in there. Also the "wooden bird house" is beautiful. We walked through here most days. Lovely duck pond with loads of fish. Only one sad comment and that is the beautiful parrot that is in a biggish cage that goes...More

Thank 74val1
Reviewed 3 July 2013

Definitely worth a walk through to see the views and take pictures. The trees and flowers are so colorful and the Mediterranean Sea is great backdrop.

Thank Robin M
Reviewed 27 June 2013

Beautiful gardens with very quirky folly-type buildings amongst the foliage. Well worth a visit when you tire of the endless crowds in Taormina.

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