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Cala Junco

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Address: Isola di Panarea, 98100 Sicily, Italy
Phone Number: 0039 (2) 467615280
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nice walk along the cliffs with impressive views and a sprinkle of history

my headline basically sums up our little outing. There is not an awful lot to see when you get ton the prehistoric settlement but the walk there is good (lots of stairs - so a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 3, 2015
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

my headline basically sums up our little outing. There is not an awful lot to see when you get ton the prehistoric settlement but the walk there is good (lots of stairs - so a minimum of physical fitness is required) and the views of the bay and to the other islands are magnificant.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

Being a historical sight , boats are not allowed to enter , but you can swim and float to your hearts content . The water is the most beautiful collection of different blue's . Bellissima x

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

It is a good 30/45 minutes from the main street with lots of ups and downs. The view on the road is spectacular and the walk allows you to discover an hidden side of the island with splendid typical eolian houses. There is no need to bring water and/or food as there are a few places on the road.

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Lisboa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

Cala Junco is a very nice place to visit. Difficult to reach with a rocky way. But it deserves it all. Nice swim with warm and clean water. Don,t forgget to bring your mask.

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Catania, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

This is the only beach offered by Panarea and it's really a wonderful nature reserve. Crystal clear waters and a nice scenario will emotion everyone but the only bad thing is that it's a quite uncomfortable beach. Indeed it is not a sandy beach but full of big stone; it won't be easy to lay and relax. This is the... More 

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Brick, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

I started my walk from the center of town and was determined to find the Cala Junco ruins. So, on my own with sun lotion, hat and water in hand started with a "map" and found myself walking up, down, up down, up, up and up only to discover the map and any existing signs were useless. After walking well... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

We took a little boat out for the day and parked at Calajunco for lunch ( Panini's bought from the port ) and cold beers . A swim is always a must , just make sure you watch out for the medusa's .

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Siesta Key, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Came by boat and really enjoyed this nice quite swimming spot - very beautiful. Beware, can get crowded in July/Aug

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Jaipur, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We trekked there before breakfast (took about 40 minutes leisurely walk from the port) and found the pre-historic village. Beautiful, scenic views and clear water. Stone beach. The only downside was the jelly fish in the clear waters which discouraged swimming!!!

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

Panarea is very beautiful and different from the other eolian islands: smaller more upmarket, lots of flowers and no cars and garbage. the walk follows the shore and the prehistoric ruins are on a promontory with nice views. Would have liked to stay longer but had to travel back to hotel in Lipari wich is more like the rest of... More 

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