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Stunning Scala dei Turchi

We were lucky to see the Scala dei Turchi lit up by the sun on our way to the Scala dei Turchi... read more

Reviewed yesterday
An amazing spectacle, requires a bit of effort to access it from the cliff-top

Rather strangely, there aren't any obvious signs to this spectacular sight, you have to rely on... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
David M
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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Scala dei Turchi Scala dei Turchi La Scala dei Turchi seen from the beach State Italy Italy Region Sicily Sicily City Realmonte Mass of Mediterranean water Coordinates 37 ° 17'23.92 "N 13 ° 28'21.95" ECoordinate: 37 ° 17'23.92 "N 13 ° 28'21.95" E...more
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Reviewed yesterday

We were lucky to see the Scala dei Turchi lit up by the sun on our way to the Scala dei Turchi resort. Fortunately we were staying there so could park our car and walk down to the beach. The road leading down gets totally...More

Thank Hitchcock2
Reviewed 4 days ago

Rather strangely, there aren't any obvious signs to this spectacular sight, you have to rely on commercial signs and enter (for free) via a kiosk or restaurant. It is quite a long descent to the beach - and a long ascent back up at the...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 5 days ago

One of the places you need to visit when you are in Sicily. Beautiful beach. Clean and cold water. A wonderful place . Provided parking near the beach. If you can, get some food and plenty of fluids before coming to the beach.

Thank Vladimir V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The view is just amazing, if you are planning to visit the South of Sicily don't miss out on this. The parking is a bit far from the beach, you will have to descend stairs, but it is all worth it.

Thank agrgsc_11
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were lucky enough to visit this beautiful place with a group of Italian friends who know the place well, this enabled us to miss the usual pitfalls of parking fines and crowds. Go early, it gets extremely busy so you need to get your...More

Thank CLMaust
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely to look down at the white cliffs, if going into the beach be mindful as it is steep, long and winding. When going into the sea be aware of the rocks beneath as they do hurt if you kick them as we found out....More

1  Thank Emma B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here on the way to Marsala from Agrigento. To save time we viewed it from the overlook rather than walking down to it and walking on it. Afterwards, we drove to Lido Rossello to view some similar rock formations up close.

Thank jaimeelsabio
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The only thing I can remember at the moment is the parking fine I received for supposedly incorrect parking. This isn’t clear at all why parking is not permitted and therefore questionable practice. Someone said that as the government has difficulty collecting taxes from its...More

1  Thank Relax911
Reviewed 12 September 2018

You do not even have to go down to see its beauty! There are view terraces from above. A paid parking nearby helps the tourists. Although I have recently broken my leg I am still in rehabilitation, I managed to go down the stairs. It...More

1  Thank Creamy7777
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Driving there from our B&B at the old town of Agrigento took 30 min. And we realised we probably went there at the wrong time. We got there at 16:00 and the crowd was unbelievable, it was crazily crowded. we loved the formation of the...More

1  Thank Gabriella L
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20 July 2018|
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Response from kktouraround | Reviewed this property |
Try Parking "Scala Dei Turchi" in GPS.There is a small parking near Majata beach. Walk down to the beach and walk along the beach onto the right about 1 km. You will get there. Otherwise I saw some cars parked on the upper... More
Liz P
10 July 2018|
Response from Ogy_Kovachev | Reviewed this property |
It is perhaps you are facing the open sea waters facing the Mediterranean and not the ones facing the more closed waters even up North,.