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“The most beautiful beach on earth” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Rabbit Beach

Rabbit Beach
Via Ponente Lampedusa, 92010 Sicily, Italy
0922975901
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Ranked #2 of 17 attractions in Lampedusa
Type: Beaches
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New York City, New York
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Reviews in 12 cities Reviews in 12 cities
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
“The most beautiful beach on earth”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2012

We visited Lampedusa during our trip to Sicily a few years ago. This is by far the most beautiful beach I have been on earth. Crystal clear blue/green water which you can walk in for half a mile, sand bars everywhere. I cannot begin to describe how beautiful this place was.

When I was there, there were absolutely no facilities, no restaurant, water, bathroom facilities, nothing just a bare beach. We did not know about this, but the wonderful lady who drove us there stopped by her house, and got water, fruits and snacks for us. We didn't know why, as I was so sure that there will be a restuarant by the beach. There was a place, but it turned out to be the private house, and then we were so thankful for the water and snacks.

Visited April 2012
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“Amazing!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

Difficult to reach but highly recoomend it! One of the most beautiful beaches in Europe, crystal clear water.

Visited July 2012
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Cornaredo, Italy
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“Just like Polynesia”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2012

We went twice during our 1 week stay in Lampedusa - August 2007: the first time we arrived really late in the morning and with no beach umbrella... there's no car park so you need to park along the road and we were far away under the sun so no good...the second day was just amazing as we were well organized!

We arrived early in the morning so to park our car near the beach. Bring with you a hat and comfortable shoes as there's a dirt slope to reach the beach, don't worry just 5 minutes walk under the sun but it really worth your while, moreover there's a breathtaking sight.
Bring with you a beach umbrella or you can easily rent it there (sunbed too). Bring also water and some food as there's no bar or restaurant there - you can buy arancini and focaccia from Lampedusa town you'll love it!

The sand is white and the water so clean and crystal clear! It's just unique! while you walk into the water loads of fish swim around you.

If you are lucky you might also see some turtle nests.

Visited September 2011
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Singapore, Singapore
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“Unique Environment”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2012

Rabbit Island and beach is a unique part of the Mediterranean sea. You can access from the hill top road. The downhill track it will worth while to get a test of the land perfumes. 10 minutes and you are splashing into a mystic environment. The WWF assistant will help you to find a location avoiding to create damages to the Carretta-Carratta turtle nest's.
Close your eyes, deep breath and use all the five sense to relish this unique piece of paradise.

Visited August 2011
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London, United Kingdom
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“Perfecto”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2011

We had read about Rabbit Beach and seen some photos, but the reality is even better and the day we spent there was very special indeed. The area is well maintained and people are very responsible - even with their cigarettes, so no litter at all.

No turtles were there - several people said they had seen them in nearby Linosa island.

There are no facilities on the beach, steep climb with seating areas to rest, but there is
an excellent cafe/bar at the bus stop (60cents anywhere on the island on two routes) car & scooter parking area.

The people who maintain the beach and re-planted cliffs have an information tent on the beach.

Visited September 2011
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