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Beautiful Overlook

From this vantage point one can enjoy the beautiful crystal, clear waters of the Marina Grande with... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2018
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Scilla view point

Fantastic view point in Scilla. In the center of the upper town, around the same height as the... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2017
Belgrade, Serbia
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Piazza San Rocco, 89058, Scilla, Italy
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Reviewed 7 October 2018

From this vantage point one can enjoy the beautiful crystal, clear waters of the Marina Grande with the imposing Ruffo Castle rising high above it! Stunning view!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 4bellaarte2
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Fantastic view point in Scilla. In the center of the upper town, around the same height as the Ruffo castle stands this terrace with magnificent views. You can see the castle, the great Scilla beach beneath, the Messina strait and Sicily across. One of the...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

One of the best views in Italy from Belvedere to the Calabrian coast with terracotta roofs and clean beach, clear water, mountains, Mesina strait and Sicily. It's easy to find from the autostrada to/from Reggio Calabria and worth to stop to enjoy the view with...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Petras-the-Insider
Reviewed 28 August 2017

From Reggio Calabria to Scalea, the most breathtaking route through Calabria Scenery that is visual in Jutting Mountains to the sea and aquamarine waters, small coastal villages offering local fare and wines to upmarket boutique establishments catering for the discerning traveller eating like a local...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Nik T
Reviewed 19 May 2017

This place was a real surprise of our tour in Calabria, so pitoresque, with narrow streets and beautiful belvedere points on every corner. Don't forget your camera :)

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank danag705
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Offer excelent view over the sea. The colors of the sea in the Chianalea da Scilla are absolutely heavenly. It is a awesome Italian square to meet people, have a walk and a talk and to see great views over Streto di Messina. You can...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Dana S
Reviewed 14 September 2016

You can look at the castle, the beaches and also island Sicily. Nearby you can park a car. Nice place for photography.

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank ThomashPrague
Reviewed 6 September 2015

Nice views over Scilla, but this is a town best experienced from the cobbled street of Chianasea. Apparently you can see Siciliy on a clear day, but it wasn't clear for us on the day we visited. Nice atmosphere on a Sunday with old guys...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank David M
Reviewed 29 July 2015

A town of Scilla lies in the southern part of Calabria. Here the distance to island of Sicily is the shortest, and it is here the mythological Scilla and Charibdis were living and chasing travellers on the both sides of Messina strait. The town, which...More

Date of experience: June 2015
2  Thank Superkatt
Reviewed 28 July 2015

Piazza San Rocco is the centre of everything in Scilla. Always have a walk here...even in the extreme heat of Calabria. You can see the beach, Sicily across the Straits of Messina and the mountains right behind the town. Nice places nearby for a coffee...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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