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Le Gole dell'Alcantara

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Strada Provinciale 7, Castiglione di Sicilia, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 985010
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Mount Etna, Randazzo and Alcantara Gorges Day Trip from Taormina
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“the river” (21 reviews)
“cold water” (5 reviews)
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Strada Provinciale 7, Castiglione di Sicilia, Sicily, Italy
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+39 0942 985010
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"the river"
in 21 reviews
"cold water"
in 5 reviews
"the main car park"
in 4 reviews
"beautiful gorge"
in 4 reviews
"public entrance"
in 4 reviews
"parking lot"
in 4 reviews
"ticket office"
in 3 reviews
"natural phenomenon"
in 2 reviews
"bring shoes"
in 2 reviews
"walk around"
in 2 reviews
"swimming clothes"
in 2 reviews
"private access"
in 2 reviews
"stone formations"
in 2 reviews
"closed off"
in 2 reviews
"per person"
in 3 reviews
"giardini naxos"
in 2 reviews
"euro pp"
in 2 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The entry fee is 10 euros plus additional 2 for bike rental. The parking is free and you can go 50 meters up the street and use the public entrance- this one is free( only thing is you can't use the elevator because you don't...More

Thank Dana G
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My niece & family who I never knew I had showed us around. Meat my cousins I never knew I had until Facebook found me thanks to my cousin sending me a picture of my father.

Thank vbertone1
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Interesting place without a flock of tourists. A bit of the beaten track but definitelly worth the visit

Thank Irek K
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

It may have been that we went too early in the season but the housekeeping of the site was poor and the signage hardly evident. Many of the walkways were closed off. The staff too were not welcoming which is a great shame because the...More

Thank Alistair V
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Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

I visited this amazing park on a modelling job and it was surely the best choice! The park is huge with crystal clear water and also amazing views!

Thank Kyle M
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Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

We hadn’t seen anything like this twisted and sculpted basalt canyon. But we were disappointed by the state of the infrastructure and park around the canyon. The lift down to canyon floor was dilapidated. Fencing was rusted and in poor repair. The park was messy....More

Thank GaryTamsitt
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Reviewed 15 October 2017

This is a super family excursion. Visited in beginning of September and enjoyed every bit. We went around the park and looked at all the advantage points. We then went down with the lift (better then stairs) and waded up stream. The water was quite...More

Thank Stephen B
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

It is a must, of course, but overpopulated and it takes fomething out of its charm. Water in the gole is freezing cold even in the hottest weather.

Thank Creamy7777
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

This place is very beautifull, very unusial rocks, very cold and clean river (the flow is very fast). Convinient place to hide from the siesta. A parking is nearby. We did not visit a park upstairs, only canyon. There is a possibility to try rafting...More

Thank Demazzzz
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Reviewed 19 September 2017

A beautiful unique spot but please don't go through that private area behind the car park and just go 50 meters further north and enter through the public entrance, the fee is just 1.50€. Whoever pays 13€ for the entrance must be crazy.

4  Thank LorelaiGilmo
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mkyuc
30 December 2017|
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Response from GRACE058Malta | Reviewed this property |
it would be much colder for sure and have no ide if itll be open for tourist as its an enclosed closure. maybe cause of lack of tourists it would not be open try to phone or e mail before to avoid dissapointment.
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Pgephart123
17 February 2017|
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Response from Abigail A | Reviewed this property |
I didnt do the rafting but as far as I saw you'll be well equipped and will have an expierenced rafter with you... Tbh you need to check with the ticket office beforehand
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