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Well worth the climb

There is a €4 each charge and discount for over 65's.If it's very hot best to do early morning or... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Susanlockyer
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Ilkley, United Kingdom
Great walk and views

We did this walk in a group of 5 and it was very enjoyable. We arrived at 9am as recommended by... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Joshua C
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All reviews worth the climb bring water worth the effort fantastic views flip flops great hike interesting ruins take your time wear good shoes ticket machine walking shoes bottle of water archaeological site tough climb loose stones nice walk two hours
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Saw many turned away including myself because it started to rain a little. When raining the steps are slippy so the walk is closed. Need to know before the steep walk to the entrance.

Thank Tony C
Reviewed 6 days ago

There is a €4 each charge and discount for over 65's.If it's very hot best to do early morning or late afternoon but depending on time of year it will tell you when it will close.Its a good idea to take water and wear sensible...More

1  Thank Susanlockyer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did this walk in a group of 5 and it was very enjoyable. We arrived at 9am as recommended by reviews and it was a great time to do it with very little Congestion. The views are amazing and have to be see while...More

Thank Joshua C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Make sure you are fit and wear flat sensible shoes, preferably running shoes. The trails are very uneven and steep in parts but the view is worth it, we got lost going down and it gets very hot. Take water and have correct coins for...More

1  Thank Maddie M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We started around 0830 to avoid the midday heat and using an old map (mistake) walked around the Rocca ( not just climbing to the fort on the very top). We climbed up to the temple of Diana and then walked down to the battlements...More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Rock is well worth the climb to the top for great views of Cefalu. I was wearing running shoes which was OK but there were a few places where I would have preferred my hiking boots. That said, I saw a few people in...More

Thank PearlORama
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic views, interesting relics of vastly different epochs and a very good excercise into the bargain ;)

Thank Marassa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Cefalu Rock is an inexpensive 1 hour train journey from Palermo and well worth the visit. Once a place of worship, castle and fortified town, it's now a place where goats may gently graze, pretty much as they have done for millenia. The start...More

1  Thank Graham C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing views over Cefalu well worth the climb. It can be tricky in parts, would reccomend good foot wear.

Thank Christine L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Climbed to the top to afford fabulous views. The climb was steep and challenging and sometimes rubble underfoot making it quite slippy. Not the easiest thing to do however well worth the effort on a cooler day.

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gfarmer668
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Goat, I think
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Response from leanneandtony | Reviewed this property |
Hello there 8:00 or 9:00
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Claire C
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Response from David C | Reviewed this property |
Also, its on Google maps as Rocca di Cefalu. Shows the entrance and the trail itself
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