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Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Giardini Naxos, Italy your home away from home

Holidaymakers looking to find a mixture of panoramic views and historic architecture all within a coastal location will love Giardini Naxos. Located on the north east coast of Sicily, this picturesque resort offers a fantastic holiday for families and couples. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, villas, B&Bs and farms.

Things to do on holiday to Giardini Naxos, Italy

Giardini Naxos has two beaches; Recanati Beach and one at Lungomare, where holidaymakers can relax, sunbathe and take a dip in the sea. There are various activities for children in the resort including a mini funfair with trampolines and mini-golf. There are also lots of video-game arcades on the promenade. There are two tennis clubs here with courts for hire, whilst on the water visitors can try the hydro-slide, para-gliding, windsurfing, water scooters, water-skiing and scuba diving.

The Naxos seafront promenade is pedestrianised from 2pm to 2am in high season and is lined with shops, bars and restaurants. The old town also features boutiques, shoe shops, souvenir bazaars, perfume, gift shops and a small supermarket. There is a weekly local market where visitors can buy clothes, bags, shoes, fruit and vegetables. The resort has many open-air bars and late night discos for the young at heart self catering holidaymaker.

Places to visit on holiday to Giardini Naxos, Italy

A trip to Mount Etna is highly recommended with numerous coach tours operating here and jeeps taking visitors to the sulphuric peak. Alcantara gorge was formed as a result of an Etna eruption and visitors will see the impressive layers of basalt rock by climbing down the gorge.

Giardni Naxos was the first part of the island reached by the Greeks and there are many archaeological finds in the area as well as a museum on the harbour. Daily excursions can be taken to the historic town of Syracuse, which has largest Greek theatre and archaeological park, Ortigia cathedral as well as Papyrus fountain and institute.

Weather in Giardini Naxos, Italy

The warmest and driest time of the year to visit Giardini Naxos is generally July and August when the average high temperature is approximately 26 to 27 degrees centigrade. June and September are also warm months but September is much more susceptible to wet weather. October and November are the wettest months with an average of 95 to 98mm of rain per month.

Travel to Giardini Naxos, Italy

The nearest airport is Filippo Eredia in Catania, which is approximately 58 kilometres from Giardini Naxos and has flights to and from the main Italian cities as well as European destinations. Airlines flying here are Air Berlin, Air France, Air Malta, Air One, Air Panarea Helicopters, Alitalia, Alpieagles, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Eurofly, TUIfly.com, Helvetic.com, Jetairfly.com, KLM/NWA, LTU, Lufthansa, Meridiana, Myair.com, Virgin Express, Volareweb.com and Wind Jet.

The railway at Taormina-Giardini is about two kilometres from town and runs services to and from various destinations on the island including Messina and Catania. The town is also crossed by highway 114 connecting Siracusa to Messina.

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                                                                                                      Wunderbare Wohnung direkt am Meer

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      Direkt am Strand, gut eingerichtete Wohnung, wunderbare Terrasse und perfekte Betreuung. Wir würden diese Wohnung jederzeit wieder mieten. Einziger Wermutstropfen: Die Wohnungen nebenan wurden in unserer Zeit renoviert, deshalb gabs schon frühmorgens Lärm (das wird wohl nur selten passieren...).
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jul 03, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jun 2017

                                                                                                      Delightful holiday stay

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      Our group of twenty adults spent a wonderful two weeks at Le Case del Principe. We rented cars at the airport in Catania and used the villa as a base for exploring Etna and the vicinity. The driving was challenging at times, with twisting roads to hill towns, but let us see many off the beaten path spots. The property was even more lovely than pictured, with quiet corners for reading, and shady gathering spots for large group dinners. We rented the entire estate so there was privacy and comfort for all. There was also a bocce court which provided opportunity for lively evening competitions. The grounds were beautifully maintained with lemon trees and colorful flowers surrounding the pool areas. Monica and the other staff members were responsive to all our needs, and the meals prepared for us by Maria and Antoinetta featured fresh local ingredients in traditional Sicilian recipes. Outstanding! We appreciated Monica's help in arranging day trips to Agrigento and Piazza Armerina, a fabulous wine tasting at Gambino Vini, and a night out for pizza at Flora. We also enjoyed waking into town for cappuccino and croissants in the mornings. Other day trips included exploring Mt. Etna , Alcantra Gorges, Taormina, Enna, Castiglione , Savoca, and other picturesque spots. Those who love ceramics were particularly satisfied by the shops in Caltagirone. A highlight for us all was a concert by the tenors "IL Volo" in the spectacular setting of the ancient Greek theater in Taormina with Mt. Etna as a backdrop. I would definitely recommend the property to others. We were sad to say farewell to Monica who who became like a family member to our group.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jun 12, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: May 2017