Destination guide

Delight in the beachside landscape of Giardini Naxos

Enjoy the opera and other features of Giardini Naxos. This city's beaches, kayaking and cheese shops draw many visitors. Greek Theatre and Lido Mazzaro are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Giardini Naxos

Do you want to discover attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Giardini Naxos a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • San Marco Beach (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Taormina Cable Car (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Il Picciolo Golf Club (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Adventure Park Etna (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Piano Provenzana Ski Resort (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)

Seasonal weather in Giardini Naxos

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 88°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Giardini Naxos

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Giardini Naxos is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lido Mazzaro (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Giardini Naxos Beach (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Recanati Beach (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Fondazione Mazzullo (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • San Marco Beach (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Villa Comunale Garden (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Giardini Naxos

Fly into Catania (CTA-Fontanarossa), the closest airport, located 26.8 mi (43.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Reggio di Calabria (REG-Strait of Messina), which is 27.2 mi (43.8 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, the main station serving the city is Alcantara Station.

Where to stay around Giardini Naxos?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,787 vacation rentals near Giardini Naxos. From 974 Condos/Apartments to 431 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Giardini Naxos for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Giardini Naxos?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Giardini Naxos:

  • Recanati: 186 vacation rentals
  • Santa Maria La Scala: 68 vacation rentals
  • Picanello-Ognina-Barriera-Canalicchio: 442 vacation rentals
  • San Giovanni Montebello: 21 vacation rentals
  • Taormina City Centre: 563 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Giardini Naxos?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Giardini Naxos. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Archaeological Museum: 2,582 vacation rentals
  • Recanati Beach: 2,738 vacation rentals
  • Cuba of Santa Domenica: 2,589 vacation rentals
  • I Portali Shopping Centre: 2,617 vacation rentals
  • Porta Messina: 2,323 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Giardini Naxos listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Giardini Naxos?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 974 Condos/Apartments in Giardini Naxos. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Giardini Naxos include:

  • Houses: 431 rentals available
  • Villas: 220 rentals available
  • Studios: 985 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Giardini Naxos?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 454 vacation rentals with pool available in Giardini Naxos. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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