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Beach of Vignanotica

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Address: Litoranea Mattinata | Vieste km.18,500, Mattinata, Italy
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Breathtaking place although sometimes quite crowded. Unfortunately sea is not clear for snorkeling. Many caves around Great sun till 2pm, later partially in shadow.

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 23, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015

Breathtaking place although sometimes quite crowded. Unfortunately sea is not clear for snorkeling. Many caves around Great sun till 2pm, later partially in shadow.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

We visit Vignanotica beach during our last holiday. Four days. It's our opinion that this is another must see beach. Vignanotica Beach offers a pebble beach with many caves carved by the sea. Now you can reach it by a pine tree-lined path, although in the past visitors had to arrive by sea. Backed by attractive limestone cliffs, the beach... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

No sand, only small rocks, difficult access. There are only two restaurants. The prices are correct.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

this is a little walk from the nearest road - but worth it. A lovely long (400m) beach with stunning white cliffs We had it all to ourselves most of the time - with a warm Adriatic lovely for swimming in October. Not so sure I'd want to be there in the high season - heat and possible crowds!

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Berlin, Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

the place is amazing even though the water is not so clean and clear. on the weekend too many people and terrible tourist boat trip that invades the beach for 1h!!! take a canoe and go around discovering caves and little private beaches! go to the bar to eat seppie with potatos and enjoy the superfriendly people working there!

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2012

The view, the peace, the towering white cliffs were breathtaking. And the food was great from the little cafe located onsite. Wish I knew about the path to walk down to the beach from the parking lot. We paid 5 Euro to get a ride in a bus down a rocky road that had us airborne with resulting sore fannies... More 

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Heidelberg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2012

One of the nicest beaches in this area. Clear water, impressive view, beautiful stones and you can find a place in the shade of the cliffs. Just do not forget to take your bathing shoes.

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Reykjavik, Iceland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2012

A very clean and friendly beach, with beautiful attractions available close-by. I was there in June 2012 with my boyfriend and two Italian friends. We parked the car and strolled down the big hill to the Vignanotica beach, but shuttle bus is also available for those who prefer, as the walk is a bit steep (but gorgeous!). Michele, the host... More 

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