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Riserva Naturale Orientata Cavagrande del Cassibile

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This place is stunning, well worth the trip down and back up. When reading reviews do listen to the... read more

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Bromley, United Kingdom
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Beautiful but demanding

No doubt that this place is beautiful but you have to be in a good shape to go through all the... read more

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Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
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All reviewshiking shoesmain trailgreat drivelocked gatereasonable level of fitnessstunning scenerylots of waterpath leadingwell worth the effortwear good shoeswild flowerssunny daybeautiful areatake your timecouple of hourshikecanyon
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This place is stunning, well worth the trip down and back up. When reading reviews do listen to the warnings the trek up when hot isn’t easy, water is a definite must! Flip flops not recommended as stable trainer is advisable! But don’t let all...More

Thank AMurrayyy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

No doubt that this place is beautiful but you have to be in a good shape to go through all the trecking

Thank TRS10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although officially closed, someone has helpfully installed some plastic crates to aid you in hopping over the gate. The view on the way down is beautiful, but the steps are very uneven, slippery and on quite a steep gradient. It took us about 40 minutes...More

Thank Zeena V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having seen reviews saying that this reserve is officially closed, we were unsure about whether a visit was currently possible or not, but read enough to suggest that it was worth risking it. When we arrived and had paid our 3 euros to the carpark...More

2  Thank Sue J
Reviewed 10 May 2018

For nature lovers the Riserva Naturale is fantastique, wonderful views in the mountains, also to the sea, many gorges, like canyon; you must have good footingshoes, water, and your phone.

1  Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 2 April 2018

the place is simply amazing. We went in April when everything was so green and nice. One has to go on a sunny day because the path is totally created by the nature and if its raining it may be slippery or completely no accessible....More

6  Thank Ewa B
Reviewed 19 March 2018

the place is of extreme beauty but it is a valley which is accessed after an exhausting descent. If you are not willing to take more than an hour to get off and just to go back ......... give up!

Thank Anthonyblacker
Reviewed 17 March 2018

amazing views, good parking, very accessible. great drive up, worth the long walk down. take some water.

Thank pavvickers
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

Just got back from hiking throughout the area. No problem with access at multiple points. The scenery is beautiful. Most of the caves aren't of much interest, but seeing the doors cut into the stone is impressive. Don't bother hiking to specific caves, as they...More

3  Thank SalamatJalan
Reviewed 7 February 2018

Its quite a drive up winding roads to get here. The views from the top are spectacular. The gateway to the walking paths is padlocked and you are warned that the paths are unsafe and you will be fined if you climb the gate and...More

Thank BattyBebington
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30 December 2016|
Response from Brandon S |
I wouldn't plan on it. Public transportation here is rather spotty.