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Piazza Ercole

89861 Tropea, Italy
+39 389 929 6009
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Lovely busy little square

Ideally surrounded by restaurants and bars to watch the world go by. Lovely place, highly... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Dave-Catherine S
Very nice place

In te center of the Tropea's Old Town - between Corso V.Emanuelle and Via Roma. Nice and climatic... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2017
Northern Poland, Poland
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  • Very good43%
  • Average18%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“old town” (3 reviews)
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89861 Tropea, Italy
+39 389 929 6009
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ideally surrounded by restaurants and bars to watch the world go by. Lovely place, highly recommend.

Thank Dave-Catherine S
Reviewed 25 June 2017

In te center of the Tropea's Old Town - between Corso V.Emanuelle and Via Roma. Nice and climatic place. Near by restaurants and tavernas.

Thank Mariusz_EU
Reviewed 23 June 2017

We stayed in Tropea for 3 nights and walked through here during early morning afternoon and at night this is a lively wee square . Last night there was love entertainment a singer who I have to say was good and the square was busy....More

Thank ThePhotographer1
Reviewed 30 July 2016

There are always people here, even off season. It is the heart of the town. There are some nice shops and also restaurants, too.

Thank DonCapeMayBeach
Reviewed 5 June 2016

In this piazza is a great pizza place. She makes the very best arancino balls with calabrese peppers inside. I got sick from eating them too fast. But, later realized I just needed to pace myself.

Thank 25ian1990
Reviewed 26 September 2015

The central square of Tropea, where the most important roads converge and come together right here. The centerpiece of the town, many restaurants and ice cream parlors, bars and many tourists crowding the square and surrounding streets. Beautiful scenery but also a very romantic evening...More

2  Thank Magellano81
Reviewed 8 September 2015

This is right in the middle of the main corso, so good if you like "people watching" or fancy somewhere central to have a beer or a glass of wine. Not sure why this rates as an attraction in its own right: you'd see it...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 10 July 2014

By finding this Piazza, you find the centre of the Centro Storico and all those visual treats that you are searching for in Tropea. So elegant!

Reviewed 5 July 2014

Why not sit at any of the cafés and sample a Tartufo di Pizzo ice cream bomb? Or a large aperol spritz, or refreshing beer and watch all the locals and tourists mingling in a pretty harmonious spot. It's a lovely town which manages happily...More

1  Thank MTS_London186338
Reviewed 11 September 2013

I visited "Piazza Ercole" in the evening and I was fascinated by this place... beautiful streets, cafes, restaurants ... you can taste authentic Italian foods...are really excellent I love them, local specialty Torfuffo that is ice cream filled with chocolate cream or just sit with...More

Thank Olga F
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