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Tonnara Florio Favignana

Via Amendola | Favignana, 91023 Sicily, Italy
0923 808111
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Ranked #4 of 19 attractions in Favignana
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Historic Sites
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The Hague, The Netherlands
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108 reviews 108 reviews
43 attraction reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014 via mobile

We really enjoyed our visit to the tuna factory. There were only Italian speaking guides and the descriptions are mostly in Italian as well, but the image and movie speak for itself. What a massive undertaking this must have been. The museum is so much more than a dry inventory of the tuna fishing, but it really brings the place... More

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North Little Rock, Arkansas
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

I walked from the Porto to the Tonnaro. It is an easy walk...pretty much flat the entire way. It was a lovely day for taking pictures of the Porto and the Tonnaro. I really got lost in the beauty of the old iron gates, old boats, trees and architecture. It is a real jewel of Favignana. I tried to imagine... More

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MALTA
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

we always found the place closed no idea about this place :( :( very sorry to say this eeee eeeeeeeeeeeeee

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Firenze
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2012

The Tonnara Florio (later Parodi) is now transformed into a museum, which shows effectively all the processing of the tuna fish, from fishing to shipping the tins. Explanations are interesting and complete. There is a nice sections with "live" interviews to former workers.

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