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Due to the motor racing circut....

..you cannot seem to get to the lake shore!. That said the walk around it on the small road is... read more

Reviewed May 14, 2017
Davidbignose
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Woodstock, Vermont
Pergusa autodromo

Autodromo Pergusa is a historic racetrack around the lake Pergusa, races of ETCC and Abarth series... read more

Reviewed July 1, 2016
Sanyi L
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29 Mar 2018
“Can not get to the lake ”
14 May 2017
“Due to the motor racing circut....”
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94100 Pergusa, Enna, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

We drove around the lake hoping to get close to it but you can not due the old race track that goes around it. Such a shame.

2  Thank Heather B
Reviewed May 14, 2017

..you cannot seem to get to the lake shore!. That said the walk around it on the small road is fine, but like every where in Sicily, rubbish and fly tipping makes a real mess. The whole island is an eyesore and it has got...More

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Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

Autodromo Pergusa is a historic racetrack around the lake Pergusa, races of ETCC and Abarth series were held here on this old-style track. The park is open for public visitors, many local people are using the unique place for cycling, running or just simply walking....More

Thank Sanyi L
Reviewed October 19, 2015

The lake is not suitable for bathing as a race track runs around the shoreline. Take a bike and ride around the lake following the course of the race track. There are some interesting vistas and the distance is very manageable.

1  Thank Seb K
Reviewed August 4, 2015

You drive around the lake on a bumpy track that, due to the vegetation, make views of the lake impossible. There is no access to the lake due to the racing circuit. As I said, a waste of time

1  Thank Pjlewis2014
Reviewed August 2, 2015

This is a lake about 5 miles from Enna. It supposedly has mythological significance as the Gateway to the Underworld where Hades abducted Persephone. It's also a wildlife refuge with some uncommon species. Unfortunately it's hard to see much: the lake is surrounded by tall...More

Thank xtenkfarpl
Reviewed February 21, 2015 via mobile

Beautiful lake but unfortunately views are very restricted due to the autodrome. Quite a disappointment.

Thank Matthew F
Reviewed October 5, 2014

There are some entry points to approach the lake. One of the roads is not very good condition and a little bit steep. When raining, it could be like a river.

Thank takehiko2014
Reviewed September 30, 2014

We were exceedingly disappointed with our visit here. We expected to be able to walk around a lovely lake. Lake Pergusa is a unique natural lake which apparently is a special wildlife habitat, home to migrating birds, rare species and beautiful flora. When we set...More

Thank profjoypc
Reviewed August 16, 2014 via mobile

A lovely natural lake that has been utterly devastated by a go-kart track right around the lake. It would have been beautiful and rich in Greek mythology it is such a shame that it is encircled in an unused track. So sad. On the upside...More

1  Thank Markwilson78
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