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Address: 89063 Melito di Porto Salvo, Italy
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If you came to Reggio you have to see this place ! Is not far from Reggio and it is an abandoned village on a rocky mountain that looks like an ✋ that's why it's call... read more

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69 reviews
19 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you came to Reggio you have to see this place ! Is not far from Reggio and it is an abandoned village on a rocky mountain that looks like an ✋ that's why it's call penta(5)dattilo(fingers) , the view is really amazing and the place has been partly reconstructed thanks to European founds now there are some artisans and... More 

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Thank Silvia M
Province of Pavia, Italy
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22 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

First time in this amazing village near by Reggio Calabria, in south of Italy. Is an abandoned small village on the top of a hill where you can see the sea and houses below it. It's fantastic! I recommend to visit it in the late afternoon because it give its best on sunset' s time :) There are small and... More 

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3 Thank Michela M
Ghent, Belgium
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830 reviews
574 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
Reviewed June 12, 2016

The old village lies on a scenic place. Because of people needed to move, there is no more permanent living people here. But some artists and some shops with local products are coming here, especially with bergamot products. Very interesting, nice and tastfull

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Thank LouenStephan
Hastings, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed April 9, 2016

This village, perched high among the rocks, is like a ghost town but is so serene and beautiful. The views from here are spectacular and well worth the effort to get there. There are a few little craft shops, a bar and the best postcards we found in the area!

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1 Thank Brian L
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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125 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed November 12, 2015

Pentedattilo is a mysterious place with empty old houses and streets that are impressive when you reach there. Famous due to the 5 fingers mountain behind the city, has a fascinating and phantasmagorical beauty, believe it or not!

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1 Thank AntonioFrega
Melbourne, Australia
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196 reviews
84 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed September 30, 2015 via mobile

Have been in and around this rock many times over the last five decades and never get tired of this stunning site. Always look forward to the International Film Festival they have here in mid summer But yesterday was great to take my wife up there for her first visit stunning site

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Thank Anthony S
London, United Kingdom
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82 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed January 7, 2015

This place was a gem that was totally unexpected! Very fascinating just to walk around and take in the ruins, surrounding views and how the whole thing was built against the rocks there. Do be prepared to walk alot and, depending on how adventurous you are, be prepared to do abit of climbing. I was definitely panting when I traversed... More 

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Thank lena975
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45 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed November 8, 2014

This small abounded village,Pentedattilo,(from the greek words penta + daktylos = five fingers), it can be a set for Hollywood movies.Unfortunately some parts of the mountain collapsed and it has no more all five "fingers", but is still a fascinating place and full of mystery, one of the most characteristic towns in Calabria region. The landscape and colors are amazing,... More 

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5 Thank chinaharmony
Cotswolds, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed November 3, 2014

A fascinating place to visit! My advice would be to go before the health and safety police stop you from exploring!

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1 Thank shancock4
San Juan, null, Puerto Rico
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9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed June 10, 2014

This is definitely a must see. Impressive view. great artistic pictures. Make sure you drive to the beach afterwards and enjoy the drive on the road parallel to the sea.

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3 Thank Gustavo N

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