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Torretta Pepoli

91016, Erice, Sicily, Italy
+39 320 867 2957
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Great view and photo ops

...But no so much attractions inside the tower that would keep you lingering. The tower has been... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2017
nuboy
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San Francisco, California
Quite a walk for a small place!

For us this castle was not what we expected. 4 euro entrance was a bit steep for such a small place... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
Serge V
,
Island of Malta, Malta
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good39%
  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“steep walk” (3 reviews)
“visitors” (2 reviews)
“tower” (5 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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91016, Erice, Sicily, Italy
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+39 320 867 2957
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Reviewed 1 October 2017

...But no so much attractions inside the tower that would keep you lingering. The tower has been renovated, and the balconies and various locations inside the tower gives you breathtaking views of the castle and the surrounding area. But I think one can skip it...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

For us this castle was not what we expected. 4 euro entrance was a bit steep for such a small place which doesn't take you more than 5 minutes to go through. The place is very empty but then as with a lot of places...More

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Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

The Tower of Pepoli is well worth a visit. When we went it seemed that many other visitors bypassed it (maybe because it is a step ramp in and out), but we were very pleased we went it. It has been beautifully restored and if...More

Thank Peter S
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

I am afraid of heights....but I love seeing things from on high...it is a long climb up, but worth the view you get...if you want to be pleased...it is easy to be

Thank Leonise777
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Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

They have an interesting audio visual as you enter & there are steps up to different levels. The views are excellent & you are sitting on top of a tiny outcrop. But that's it.

Thank John F
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Reviewed 9 December 2016

Small tower that doesn't take long at all to go through. Allow maybe 20 minutes. We traveled with our 2 young kids (5 and 8 years old) and they were free to get in. You can also get great pictures from the tower of the...More

Thank MariWolfe929
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Reviewed 25 September 2016

The Pepoli Tower of Erice was constructed by Count Agostino Pepoli in the late nineteenth century as a gathering place for men of art, music and culture. In recent times it has been restored and houses a museum dedicated to the history and culture of...More

Thank profjoypc
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Reviewed 3 August 2015

From the outside a beautifully restored and well preserved building. The signage was outdated- said it was open and it was not. Too bad, we really want ed to see it on the inside and go up the tower.

Thank eadsl
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