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Also known as Vigata....

Yes if you are a fan on Inspector Montalbano you will know where I mean. The quaint town of Scicli... read more

Reviewed June 10, 2018
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
very prety medieval town

spent the morning here on a day trip from malta, very pretty architecture and wonderful people... read more

Reviewed November 11, 2016
robert k
Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
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Reviewed June 10, 2018

Yes if you are a fan on Inspector Montalbano you will know where I mean. The quaint town of Scicli is the fictional town of Vigata where much of the filming is done in the Town Hall. A beautiful medieval town with lots of squares,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed November 11, 2016

spent the morning here on a day trip from malta, very pretty architecture and wonderful people would love to have spent longer here

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank robert k
Reviewed June 16, 2016 via mobile

Have visited Sicily in the past but not been here before. What a fantastic little town!!!Would strongly recommend. Different feel than in other city you will visit in Sicily .

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed June 13, 2016

Definitely worth a visit if you're in the area, if you're not a fan of Montalbano (if you are, pay a visit to the Town Hall and you can go into his 'office')!

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank MJ S
Reviewed June 22, 2015

Unexpectedly beautiful, many Baroque Pallatzos and other buildings, with the ancient Church of St. Matthew looming over the whole. For the English the traffic could be 'interesting' in the Chinese sense. Yes, Montalbano fans will be fascinated but the town is much more than that,...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank EABlam
Reviewed May 22, 2015

This is a gorgeous little baroque town full of interesting buildings, churches , history and we even got to witness the filming of Montalbano.

Date of experience: May 2015
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Reviewed September 28, 2014

We spent a few days in Modica, and drove to Scicli, not very far from Modica, almost by error since there is no mention of it in our guide book at all. Scicli, like Modica, Ragusa, etc. was largely destroyed in the 1693 earthquake. The...More

Date of experience: September 2014
1  Thank Brian L
Reviewed April 16, 2014

Scicli is a beautiful little town and features the police station used in the Inspector Montalbano TV series. This building used is actually Scicli's town hall. Next door is a beautiful church with a lovely interior and some amazing art work. We had a coffee...More

Date of experience: April 2014
Thank FreelancerLondon
Reviewed October 28, 2013

Part of our reason for going to SE Sicily was to wallow in Montalbano locations. Scicli is the centre ofthe phenomenon. We started off rather haphazardly & ended up going to the old houses carved into the rock (it's closed but you can easily get...More

Date of experience: October 2013
1  Thank styvechale
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