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Riserva Naturale Orientata Di Capo Gallo

#45 of 339 things to do in Palermo Features Animals
Via Piano Gallo SNC, 90151, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
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Transparent water, uncrowded

Great views, transparent water and possibility to find a really lonely place even on weekend. Just... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Дарья С
via mobile
Azure clear water and views - and a haven of peace after busy Palermo and Mondello

We took a small boat trip from the old Harbour beyond the Torre Hôtel - to go to Isla delle Femine... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2017
Odile C
Neuchatel, Switzerland
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“rocks” (4 reviews)
Via Piano Gallo SNC, 90151, Palermo, Sicily, Italy

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great views, transparent water and possibility to find a really lonely place even on weekend. Just continue walking or riding further, do not stop at first crowded spots. Grab some street food and cold drinks there from vans and continue walking. You wont find sand...More

Thank Дарья С
Reviewed 25 May 2017

We took a small boat trip from the old Harbour beyond the Torre Hôtel - to go to Isla delle Femine, Women's Island and Grotto d'Olio. Both snorkeling and diving options with qualified, knowledgeable staff- good coffee and croissants for break - and fabulous views....More

Thank Odile C
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Not obvious to find but it's worthy. The reserve is on the north end of Mondello, the street leads to the Torre hotel and beyond that, there is a road that leads to a yatch club at the foot of impressive rocky cliffs. That's the...More

3  Thank Cambridge77
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Clear transparent water, waves, rocks, cliffs, rustle of the grass, lighthouse near the @end of land@ - it is all there

Thank Natalie T
Reviewed 19 September 2016

The road to the lighthouse (Faro) is only 2 km long but it gives you a chance to see the wildlife of the island. Feel the heat of the day, listen to the goats voices and their bells ringing and enjoy the changable beauty of...More

Thank Natalie T
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

This place is very beautiful Little getaway from Mondello city. Mondello itself did not impress us (dirty) but this area was very nice! Worth the walk to the end!

Thank Norena M
Reviewed 9 May 2016

Enjoy the blue and green hues of the sea, the amazing view, the steep mountain on the back, the triumph of nature and sun

Thank roseglobe
Reviewed 19 February 2016

The Nature Reserve is a short walk from the main piazza in Mondello. It is quiet, has a beautiful view, but is quite windy. There are several private areas that rent out chairs by the day. We just walked down the rocks to the water...More

2  Thank Pat C
Reviewed 12 October 2015 via mobile

Very beautiful and relaxing day! Walking a lot...easy walk. Wish I had the swimming suit with me...did not expect such a good weather.

Thank Monika L
Reviewed 26 September 2015

We couldn't visit as the nature reserve as it was closed due to fire risk. Very disappointing but understandable. Before travelling check that it will be open, especially in hot weather, in spring or autumn.

1  Thank laobhaise
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23 August 2015|
Response from Dagnis S |
got the same question. arriving tomorrow.