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Le Gole dell'Alcantara

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Strada Provinciale 7, Castiglione di Sicilia, Sicily, Italy
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All reviews the river public entrance body rafting the main car park beautiful gorge freezing cold nice experience cold river worth a visit per person flip flops walk around entry fee rock formations gorge walking bit crowded water shoes
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is definitely worth a visit when in Sicily. Beautiful! Small tip: pack water shoes if you want to walk through the Gole. And be ware, the water is ice cold but worth it! Also is very cheap to visit this beautiful place.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank amberblz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Apart from the hordes of locals coming to Bath in the Alcantara, the rocks are simply beautiful. Take the time to have a walk in the river to discover those ancient rock formations. Do not forget watershoes or flip-flops.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Haroldv349
Reviewed July 29, 2019

We visited the gorge yesterday with our kids (8 and 4 years). It is a beautiful gorge with beautiful rock formations and the water is cold and refreshing in the hot Sicilian weather. It is easily accessible even on foot. It was however extremely busy...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Krisztina d
Reviewed July 21, 2019 via mobile

Amazing place to visit but the people who guide you, can simply take the money out of your pockets while you approve it. This is why. We were with kids and we just wanted to go to the Spray Park. We were told that we...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank 81etiennee
Reviewed June 22, 2019

We came, not exactly sure what we were coming to, other than the gorge. In the event it was very pleasant to walk around admiring the plants and the views of the river and gorge. I felt the pricing policy was overcomplicated: one price to...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Paul A
Reviewed May 19, 2019 via mobile

We came as part of a SAT tour of Alcantara gorges and Mt Etna. When we arrived we were told we had 1.5hours at this site but that we would have to pay 6€ each to enter the park. If you didn't pay, you could...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed November 16, 2018

In November access to the river is limited. However, a well constructed path leads around the major sights of the gorge and with complete absence of other visitors was a pleasure.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank MichaelP1V
Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

The park was closed and the river was high. We are from Alaska so did not expect a wilderness adventure. But is is beautiful agrarian countryside and worth a visit.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jaumeAlaska
Reviewed September 27, 2018

Park your car and go by the trail in the photo after about 2KM you will see a trail going down (you will see the elevator on the other side) then after you down go left for 2 minutes and your there free

Date of experience: September 2018
4  Thank Danny P
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

Entrance fee of 1.5 Eur for going down by foot to the Natural water fall, and river. Place is peaceful, bit crowded, water freezing cold, yet it's a great place for nature lovers. If you want to hike as we did, you need to pay...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Antoinette B
May 17, 2018|
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Response from Sirol84 | Reviewed this property |
In 2017 it was 3€ for the public entrance, and 13€ for the elevator entrance (in this case there is also a little walk along the park). Anyway at the end you will arrive at the same point.
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mkyuc
December 30, 2017|
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Response from GRACE058Malta | Reviewed this property |
it would be much colder for sure and have no ide if itll be open for tourist as its an enclosed closure. maybe cause of lack of tourists it would not be open try to phone or e mail before to avoid dissapointment.
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