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Address: Isola di Favignana, Sicily, Italy
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Wonderfull place

This place is fantastic. Parking place 10 minutes walk. Breathtaking sea view! Worth to visit! Easy to find.

Reviewed 2 March 2017
sylviagrosz
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Budapest, Hungary
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Budapest, Hungary
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14 reviews
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Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

This place is fantastic. Parking place 10 minutes walk. Breathtaking sea view! Worth to visit! Easy to find.

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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 January 2017

This place is a sum-up of the whole island: cristal clear water, rocky cliffs, nice underwater life.

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Bondi, Australia
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016

This was the highlight of our stay in Favignana, at least from a non culinary perspective. A transparent, warm water, absolutly perfect for snorkelling. Some extra equipment may be useful (especially for walking on the stones) but overall the best water we ever swam in. A must go. Try to stay on the south side, as the north side is... More 

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Thank Barbara G
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36 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Wonderful beach in Favignana. Incredible colors, and water. A great place to reach both by boat and by bicycle. Highly recommended.

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Thank Massimo R
Winterthur, Switzerland
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112 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2016

This island has it all. The sea is so beautiful and clear like in a glossy travel brochure. We will be back soon.

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New York
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104 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

An out of the way beach. Difficult access but worth it for the agile. Nearby tufo quarries are of interest especially if explained by a local guide.

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Maywood, New Jersey
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36 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

It's one of the most popular beaches in Favignana, mostly worth seeing it. It could be a bit crowded in the summer, but definitely worth it. Go swimming in the shallow water and lose yourself in the calming sea waves

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Palermo, Italy
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4 reviews
Reviewed 9 October 2016

20 centuries of stone carving ! Incredible carry having started activities during the roman times. Swimming and archeology mixed......

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Kragujevac, Serbia
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30 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Cala Rosa is on Favignana Island, that is a part of a small sicilian archipelago Egadi Islands. You can reach it by ferry boat, that leaves every hour from Trapani main port, and the journey is short... especially comparing to the beauty that you are going to. Cala Rosa is the best beach we have seen during our visit to... More 

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5 reviews
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Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Must see this piece of heaven!! Rent a bike and discover this beautiful place. Please use specific shoes (Water shoes) as the rocks are very sharp. Bring water and food.

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