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Giardini La Mortella

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Address: Via Francesco Calise 39, 80075 Forio, Isola d'Ischia, Italy
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+39 081 986220
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Tue 09:00 - 19:00
Thu 09:00 - 19:00
Sat - Sun 09:00 - 19:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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La Mortella is the wonderful mediterranean and tropical garden developed by...

La Mortella is the wonderful mediterranean and tropical garden developed by Susana Walton, the argentinian wife of the British composer Sir William Walton. It is located in Forio (Ischia) and can be visited on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays from 9 am to 7 pm, from April through late October. Guided visits in the winter months - booking by telephone required.

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Paradise in a Quarry

La Mortella is the garden created largely by Susana Lady Walton, widow of the distinguished English composer. When they bought their house, a few miles outside Forio, in the North... read more

Reviewed 18 April 2003
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Reviewed 18 April 2003

La Mortella is the garden created largely by Susana Lady Walton, widow of the distinguished English composer. When they bought their house, a few miles outside Forio, in the North West of Ischia, It was surrounded by bare and precipitous limestone scree ('nothing but a quarry', according to their friend Larry Olivier), but it is now a paradise of ferns,... More 

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