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Beautiful Overlook

From this vantage point one can enjoy the beautiful crystal, clear waters of the Marina Grande with... read more

Reviewed October 6, 2018
4bellaarte2
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Scilla view point

Fantastic view point in Scilla. In the center of the upper town, around the same height as the... read more

Reviewed November 2, 2017
B1714D
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Belgrade, Serbia
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Piazza San Rocco, 89058, Scilla, Italy
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Reviewed October 6, 2018

From this vantage point one can enjoy the beautiful crystal, clear waters of the Marina Grande with the imposing Ruffo Castle rising high above it! Stunning view!

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Reviewed November 2, 2017

Fantastic view point in Scilla. In the center of the upper town, around the same height as the Ruffo castle stands this terrace with magnificent views. You can see the castle, the great Scilla beach beneath, the Messina strait and Sicily across. One of the...More

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Reviewed October 9, 2017

One of the best views in Italy from Belvedere to the Calabrian coast with terracotta roofs and clean beach, clear water, mountains, Mesina strait and Sicily. It's easy to find from the autostrada to/from Reggio Calabria and worth to stop to enjoy the view with...More

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Reviewed August 27, 2017

From Reggio Calabria to Scalea, the most breathtaking route through Calabria Scenery that is visual in Jutting Mountains to the sea and aquamarine waters, small coastal villages offering local fare and wines to upmarket boutique establishments catering for the discerning traveller eating like a local...More

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Reviewed May 19, 2017

This place was a real surprise of our tour in Calabria, so pitoresque, with narrow streets and beautiful belvedere points on every corner. Don't forget your camera :)

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Reviewed March 14, 2017

Offer excelent view over the sea. The colors of the sea in the Chianalea da Scilla are absolutely heavenly. It is a awesome Italian square to meet people, have a walk and a talk and to see great views over Streto di Messina. You can...More

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Reviewed September 14, 2016

You can look at the castle, the beaches and also island Sicily. Nearby you can park a car. Nice place for photography.

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Reviewed September 6, 2015

Nice views over Scilla, but this is a town best experienced from the cobbled street of Chianasea. Apparently you can see Siciliy on a clear day, but it wasn't clear for us on the day we visited. Nice atmosphere on a Sunday with old guys...More

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Reviewed July 28, 2015

A town of Scilla lies in the southern part of Calabria. Here the distance to island of Sicily is the shortest, and it is here the mythological Scilla and Charibdis were living and chasing travellers on the both sides of Messina strait. The town, which...More

2  Thank Superkatt
Reviewed July 28, 2015

Piazza San Rocco is the centre of everything in Scilla. Always have a walk here...even in the extreme heat of Calabria. You can see the beach, Sicily across the Straits of Messina and the mountains right behind the town. Nice places nearby for a coffee...More

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