Messina Wine Road Shore Excursion
A Taste of Mamertino Wine and More!
DURATION: UP TO 8-HOURS
Come and take in one of the oldest and most highly regarded wines in all of Sicily!
The Mamertino is one of the three oldest wines in the world. Its history traces back to 289 B.C. when the Mamertini, the local inhabitants of the Tyrrhenian area of Sicily, settled on the hills around Milazzo. Since then they have been producing a fantastic assortment of wines.
Start your journey up to the valley of the Mela river and visit the best Mamertino winery in the area. This family-run estate covers hectacres of vineyards all along the surrounding hills. These high-quality organic wines are produced with respects to the environment and traditions of the area in order to please the most demanding international clientele.
The journey will take you up to Milazzo where you will visit the steps leading to the Arab-Swebian Castle, one of the largest in Europe in terms of size. You will not soon forget this trip around this fabulous island!
Pick-Up/Drop-Off: Your driver will meet you at Taormina Pier. At the conclusion of the tour, your driver will drop you back at the pier to re-board your ship.
Includes: Private vehicle and driver for up to 8-hours, knowledgeable English-speaking guide, winery visit with tasting.
Excludes: Gratuity, Extra Hours, Extra Kilometres.