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We toured Erice mid September 2018 and thoroughly enjoyed strolling the streets of this enchanting medieval village. Although the accessibly to tour the castle was limited to a small external area, we felt it was worth it. Be sure to wear comfortable walking shoes as...More
My husband and I toured Erice late September 2018. We loved it! From the Castle to the small shops along the narrow streets. The views were stunning. We drove from Castellamare Del Golfo, about an hour drive and right up to the top. That climb...More
Even with the relatively low entrance price of €4, it wasn’t worth it. We spent maybe 30 minutes walking around since one cannot go into any of the buildings. The views are nice, but they are nice from a number of locations in the town
Was hoping to visit the castle and explore rooms but you are only allowed in the small outside area. €4 pp to enter or €12 pp if you buy a combine ticket that gets you into 5 sites - we did this but on reflection...More
If you are heading in the western area of Sicily, a stop at Castello di Venere (also known as Erice Castle) is a must! The drive up the mountain, the scenery, and the surrounding view of the castle and Torretta Pepoli are all so beautiful!...More
The Castello di Venere is a beautiful place to see the whole grand area from above. The castle itself is mostly ruins of course but the location allows you gorgeous views all the way to the sea. Erice is located about 800 metres above Trapani....More
The view from the castle is fantastic. It is 750 m above the sea level and you literally can stand in the cloud. The best location for hundrets of beautiful photos. And of course just consider it was built (reconstructed) in 12 century on place...More
We loved Erice and the amazing sights of the medieval mountain top village. The castle is the most amazing place on the mountain with breathtakingly beautiful views of Trapani, the sea and surrounding area.