Giardini Naxos is located in Messina province on the island of Sicily in Italy. Today it is a popular seaside-resort known for its beautiful beaches and the crystal clear waters of the Ionian Sea. It has a small, but prosperous fishing port. There are many hotels and restaurants and the town is ten minutes away from Taormina, another of Sicily's most important tourist destinations .
There are many interesting monuments with medieval origins in Giardini Naxos. These include archaeological areas of the ancient Naxos where are preserved the remains of a temple of the V century B.C. and graves of the bronze age.
Things to See & Do
* Castle of Schisò
* Ruins of a Blockhouse
* Ancient Naxos
* Tower Vignazza
Cruise Season – Feb to Dec
Currency - Euro (€)
Language – Italian
Land Area – 5 km²
Population – 10,000 approx
Electricity – 2 round pins European style
Time - GMT/UTC + one hour
International Country Telephone Code – 39
Port Location –The nearest port to Giardina Naxos is 43 Km away in Messina.
Travel Links – The nearest airport is Filippo Eredia in Catania - Fontanarossa, 58 Km. from Giardini Naxos. From there you can reach all the main Italian and international cities.
The Taormina-Giardini railway station is located 2 Km from the town.