Giardini-Naxos (Giaddini or Giaddina in Sicilian) is an Italian town of 9,653 inhabitantsin the province of Messina in Sicily.

Formerly called Naxos, is 39 and 40 km from Messina to Catania. The old name of the city (“Gardens “) in 1978 has added ”Naxos”, the first Greek colony in Sicily.

Church of Maria SS. Recommended

Church of San Pancrazio

Church of Maria SS. Immaculate

Nike Kalkis is the symbol of the twinning with Chalkis (1966)

Port of Naxos is the symbol of the twinning with the Cyclades (2000)

Teocles statue of the founder of Naxos

Apollo Park Archageta

The archaeological park

The ancient city

The city of the fifth century