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Torretta Pepoli

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Quite a walk for a small place!

For us this castle was not what we expected. 4 euro entrance was a bit steep for such a small place... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
639sergev
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Island of Malta, Malta
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Neat but new

They have an interesting audio visual as you enter & there are steps up to different levels. The... read more

Reviewed 4 May 2017
John F
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Greater Perth, Australia
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91016, Erice, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 18 September 2018

Set below the castle, therefore you don't get 360 views. I wouldn't bother paying €12 pp for the combined ticket for 5 sites in Erice.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank JGandIG
Reviewed 1 October 2017

...But no so much attractions inside the tower that would keep you lingering. The tower has been renovated, and the balconies and various locations inside the tower gives you breathtaking views of the castle and the surrounding area. But I think one can skip it...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

For us this castle was not what we expected. 4 euro entrance was a bit steep for such a small place which doesn't take you more than 5 minutes to go through. The place is very empty but then as with a lot of places...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank 639sergev
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

The Tower of Pepoli is well worth a visit. When we went it seemed that many other visitors bypassed it (maybe because it is a step ramp in and out), but we were very pleased we went it. It has been beautifully restored and if...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Peter S
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I am afraid of heights....but I love seeing things from on high...it is a long climb up, but worth the view you get...if you want to be pleased...it is easy to be

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Leonise777
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

They have an interesting audio visual as you enter & there are steps up to different levels. The views are excellent & you are sitting on top of a tiny outcrop. But that's it.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank John F
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Small tower that doesn't take long at all to go through. Allow maybe 20 minutes. We traveled with our 2 young kids (5 and 8 years old) and they were free to get in. You can also get great pictures from the tower of the...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank MariWolfe929
Reviewed 25 September 2016

The Pepoli Tower of Erice was constructed by Count Agostino Pepoli in the late nineteenth century as a gathering place for men of art, music and culture. In recent times it has been restored and houses a museum dedicated to the history and culture of...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank profjoypc
Reviewed 3 August 2015

From the outside a beautifully restored and well preserved building. The signage was outdated- said it was open and it was not. Too bad, we really want ed to see it on the inside and go up the tower.

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank eadsl
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