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  • Excellent53%
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  • Terrible4%
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“body rafting”(8 reviews)
“worth a visit”(5 reviews)
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in the group Terralcantara we have the counry resortIl Poggio TerralcantaraIl Borgo TerralcantaraLa Casa delle Monache Terralcantara
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Contrada Sciara | via Nazionale n.5, 98034, Motta Camastra, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It’s a nice river located around 20km from Taormina. It’s well accessed by both local buses and the hop on Hop off tourist circuit although we drove there. We just wanted to go for a mature visit / walk and were bombarded with the tourist...More

Thank Rosie S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Only 8€ entrance fee for a stroll through the park (around 1,5 km’s). Afterwhile you can take the elevator down to the water to wander around the Gorge. Stunning views in freezing water. It isn’t nature at it finest due to the commercial factor, but...More

1  Thank Menno007
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very impressive volcanic gorge, but much of the magic is removed by the huge crowds and the litter and picnic remains shoved under every rock. I think the Italians have even less regard for their natural reserves than the Brits 😒 Visit if you are...More

Thank beckyshayler
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

The river and the basalt formation is a must see, and thats all you really have to see. A great place to cool off on a hot day. We went with the local bus t/r Taormina, worked just fi e. The park and the cafeteria...More

Thank Mabel S
Reviewed 1 August 2018

The park does not offer value for money, it is overpriced and the services poor. There is only one toilet in the whole complex situated near the gift shop. The car park is small and you may need to pay for space. If you like...More

Thank rickytherabbit
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

I’ve been here with teenagers and the tour definitely worthwhile the expensive body-rafting ticket. The equipment was clean and proper for the visit. The guys friendly and patient and the scenario marvellous. In every other place of the world you would have paid for it,...More

Thank MaxPeraz70
Reviewed 31 July 2018

The location is a good place for any age group, who wants to experience something with a difference. The best part was like three quarters inside the gorge, trying to swim against the currents in the cold fresh mountain water. It's best if you have...More

Thank stephene57
Reviewed 28 July 2018

The River it is nice to visit you have to climb down some stairs and the water is very cool you need to tale a slipper with you to walk in the river very excitement and you will enjoy it

Thank laquil819
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

We were not sure if we should visit Alcantara as some of the reviews were not very appealing. However we booked our public bus from the bus station in Taormina ( just be careful you don’t miss the bus - we were looking for the...More

1  Thank Paula G
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

We passed the main car park (from Taormina) on the left, then the communal entrance on the left. Just another 100 metres up there is an area for free parking on the right, if you are early and lucky enough. Buy a ticket for €1.50...More

Thank Gerard G
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Terence B
23 June 2018|
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Response from DEFE7275 | Reviewed this property |
Hi. There is a large parking just in front of the entrance. The parking is free but you may be asked to give a free tip to the locar car carer (local habit). Go through the shop/bar and you will see the ticket entrance... More
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