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Il Castello Normanno

| 98030, Forza d'Agro, Sicily, Italy
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Ancient feel in a quaint area

The castle was closed so we spent time walking around the ruins & talking at the railing, watching... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2017
Beth C
,
Florida
Significant

Given its historical significance, as the place of first Norman presence in Sicily, and thus the... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2017
Aleksandar S
,
Belgrade, Serbia
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24 Aug 2017
“Ancient feel in a quaint area”
24 Aug 2017
“Significant”
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| 98030, Forza d'Agro, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 25 August 2017

The castle was closed so we spent time walking around the ruins & talking at the railing, watching the people swim, fish & explore, a beautiful place! There was a local restuant where we had a quiet & beautiful lunch! Seeing what Polyphemus left behind...More

Thank Beth C
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Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Given its historical significance, as the place of first Norman presence in Sicily, and thus the first parliament on Sicilian soil, this place is in a very poor condition, and some major investments are needed. Amazing potential and great significance.

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Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Great views. Good climb if you want a work out in the heat. Obviously no need for local defence in recent times.

Thank Alexander v
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Reviewed 18 January 2017

You have to see Il Castello Normanno but it is in a very bad shape! The views from all the way were fabolous! :-)

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Reviewed 19 July 2016

Il Castello Normanno is a nice place to visit but the buidling requires some urgent attention and restoration.

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