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Riserva Naturale Orientata La Timpa

#5 of 41 things to do in Acireale Features Animals
Via Madonna delle Grazie 104, 95024, Acireale, Sicily, Italy
+39 095 604248
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Relax off the beaten track

A nice rocky beach used by the locals and not too busy. If you don't mind a walk down the hillside... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2017
Daniel C
via mobile
Potentially interesting place, but no infrastructure

La Timpa of Acireale is currently a place for those looking for some time with his/her own... read more

Reviewed 18 November 2016
Oksana_Barkhat
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Catania, Italy
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30 Jun 2017
“Relax off the beaten track”
18 Nov 2016
“Potentially interesting place, but no infrastructure”
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Via Madonna delle Grazie 104, 95024, Acireale, Sicily, Italy
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+39 095 604248

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Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

A nice rocky beach used by the locals and not too busy. If you don't mind a walk down the hillside (and up again) it is a nice retreat and free to use. There is a cafe but little else for those wanting time away...More

Thank Daniel C
Reviewed 18 November 2016

La Timpa of Acireale is currently a place for those looking for some time with his/her own thoughts/meditation. Only a few locals know places to get there and what exactly to see/do there, a tourist will never find the way. Amazing views from the top.

Thank Oksana_Barkhat
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Difficult to access, no signage on poorly maintained trails, huge potential but this unique natural area is unexploited and essentially unknown to visitors

1  Thank Sacamano
Reviewed 12 April 2015 via mobile

This place has some amazing views of the ocean and interesting flora, but we found it very hard to access, paths are not secure and it is impossible to walk at the water front as lava stones are large and inaccessible partly. We've been to...More

Thank Adri M
Reviewed 1 July 2014

I walked around in the area, but there are so many places on Sicily with much more beautiful nature.

Thank Tramx
Reviewed 2 March 2014

The reserve was unkept and nothing more than a trackway to gain access to the beach. The views during our long walk were spectacular and the little village at the bottom delightful and far off the tourist map.

2  Thank ChrisHBridgwater
Reviewed 7 June 2013

Ideal to park your car up on SS114 and proceed on foot down next to the seaside. It will take you like 25 mins. You will find time to walk into the core of the small fisherman's village by the sea...you cannot miss the typical...More

Thank KarWri
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