This is a special package that Quiiky created just for the Atlantis Group
Join this group to discover two of the most beautiful cities in Italy.
From Catania let’s discover Taormina, a splendid gay friendly town with stunning views on the Mediterranean Sea and wonderful beaches .
The Atlantis Cruise will make the stop in Catania. A train from Catania is going to take you to Taormina, a gay-friendly town where you will get amazed by the beautiful panorama and the beautiful beaches.
In this group tour the guide will guide you through the history and will let you unveil the Hidden history of this picturesque town.
One of the personalities that lived here was the german photographer Wilhem Von Gloeden. He had a passion for painting and was mainly known for his nudes of Sicilian boys, this drawings where made before the First World War.
He was also known for his landscape photography, those images attracted a lot of tourists to Italy.
During one of his trip to Taormina he practice in his photography studies with excellent results, making him rich and famous this rural Sicilian town.
Nearly 50 years of history of Taormina focus on the life of this character: in front of his naked youths with laurel wreath, Gloeden has become famous for his eccentricity. For example, he loved to swim in his house with sea water, and every day, naked boys, filled his bathtub with salt water, carrying barrels on the shoulder from the beach (hence the painting “The guys Von Gloeden” ).
Taormina is sexual aim for famous writers, painters and personalities of international politics and economy, among them Oscar Wilde, the great actress Eleonora Duse and his companion Gabriele D’Annunzio.
Taormina, renowned also and above all for its beautiful beaches and its coast, so as to enrich the landscape of the village. Relax on the wide golden beaches, clear waters or even in secluded romantic coves, enjoying the scents and colors of Sicily.
*Prices based on a group size of 12 participants
Package Price includes:
3 hour-tour in Taormina with gay-friendly guide
Package Price doesn’t include:
Transfer, Flights/trains tickets, not included drinks and meals, tips, extras and everything not clearly specified in ‘Price includes’.
Price has to be confirmed at the time of booking in case of changes that may apply with suppliers.
Deposits and payment schedules
First deposit: 100% of package price, due upon confirmation of reservation
If paying by credit card, the second deposit and final payment will be charged to the same credit card given for the first deposit unless Quiiky is notified of changes in writing at least seven days prior to the payment due date.
All prices quoted are in Euro
All prices are subject to change until your deposit is received and reservation is confirmed by Quiiky. The package’s price is based on 12 minimum participants.
If Quiiky does not confirm the minimum of 12 participants will cancel the tour and will refund every client. The client then can choose to buy the private tour, price on request.