Treat yourself to a day of sun, swimming, and great Sicilian wine with this combo shore excursion from Messina. Drive along the Tyrrhenian coast to picturesque Capo Rasocolmo beach for leisure time to play in the surf or relax on the white sand. In the afternoon, visit the Tenuta Rasocolmo winery for a vineyard and estate tour led by the winemaker, followed by a tasting of award-winning vintages paired with artisan cheese, salami, and olive oil.
You will start the tour from Messina with pick up from the port or central location. From there you will continue towards the Tyrrhenian Coast, Capo Rasocolmo specifically. This scenic drive will last 30 minutes, ending at the beach. This location will allow you an hour and a half of relaxing or swimming in the Tyrrhenian Sea.
Then you will continue your tour towards Rasocolmo Winery, accompanied by the winegrower, he will provide a guided tour of the vineyard, the olive grove, and the house. Here you will taste their typical products as “Salumi di Suino Nero dei Nebrodi”, local cheese, jams, and olive oil which will be accompanied by a wine tasting: two red wines:”Doc Faro Rasocolmo” and “Etna Doc” and then two white wines: “l’Hismael” and “Etna Bianco”. After this visit, which will last around two and a half hours, you will return back in Messina.