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Oasi Faunistica di Vendicari

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Address: Contrada Vendicari SNC, 96017 Noto, Sicily, Italy
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super beautiful church

it is as astonishing beautiful church in the Baroque style architecture, it has recently been restored after it's roof had collapsed.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 14 February 2017
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

it is as astonishing beautiful church in the Baroque style architecture, it has recently been restored after it's roof had collapsed.

Thank Gianni R
Rome, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

If you have half a day, don't miss this wonderful place where you can watch rare birds, enjoy a wonderful beach and visit a perfectly restored tonnara, where tuna fish were catched and processed. Bring sandwiches for a lovely picnic because a snacks bar is not available. This is for all ages.

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Long Island, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

We found a nice cove with access to the water from rocks. It was a nice place to snorkel and take in the sun away from the crowds.

Thank IndigoSky2015
London, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

I strongly recommend to visit riserva di Vendicari for a nice swim and a walk around the natural reserve. The old tuna manufacturing plant that lies on the north side of the beach looks like a Greek temple sinking in the sea. Enjoy in all seasons!

1 Thank Alisandru
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

We followed Googlemaps to Cala Mosche. This took us into the nature reserve and up a rough road, following signs for Agro-Turistico. Eventually we ended up at a rough car park where we paid 3 Euros to park. From here it was a 20 minute walk to a beautiful cove where we swam and walked on the beach. It feels... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

We visited Vendicari several times during our stay, mainly to get to the natural beaches. We enjoyed Walking there and watching plants and small animals.

Thank shensen
Indore, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Actually i had been here in 2012, but there was no further than 2015. There was a school trip to Noto, Italy and for 13 days we enjoyed being around italians. We came here as an outing with some of Italian school friends and though got bored we still pretended to be enjoying! Many of the spots here are good... More 

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Barga, Italy
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

We drove to the Torre Sveva entrance. From there it's only a 10 min walk to the Tonnara and the Torre Sveva. The Tonnara, a building where they trapped -and subsequently killed- the tuna fish, is nicly restored and the various panels explain how it was done. We then walked to the Cala Mosche beach, a nice walk, about an... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We came to this place in mid-October. Advantage you don’t have too many tourist around. But there is also not much to observe. You can do some nice walk, but many trails are closed and we were not lucky to observe birds or animals. So we did a picnic on the beach . Fortunately weather was good. We were disappointed.

Thank Paleckingkonga
Blois, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

Hardly beatable nature experience, especially out of season, Fall, Winter and Springtime are my suggested periods

Thank 542Jason

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