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Porta Trapani

Piazza Porta Trapani, 91016, Erice, Sicily, Italy
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Ancient entrance.

The entrance immediately puts you in the picture of an ancient fortified city which I really like... read more

Reviewed 4 February 2018
d0ris236
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Rabat, Malta
Old city gate in Erice

Porta Trapani is an old city gate, at the entrance to Erice, along with the city walls. It is in... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2018
WImom
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Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
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  • Very good45%
  • Average23%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
1 Oct 2017
“Before a good climb up the town”
3 Feb 2018
“Ancient entrance.”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Piazza Porta Trapani, 91016, Erice, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

The entrance immediately puts you in the picture of an ancient fortified city which I really like. I went back into time.

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Reviewed 16 January 2018

Porta Trapani is an old city gate, at the entrance to Erice, along with the city walls. It is in remarkable shape. Makes a nice photo. Nearby parking facilities and restrroms (cost .5 euro) just outside the city gate.

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Reviewed 1 October 2017

...is Porta Trapani. It's not a "porta" with a imposing presence (compared to many others in Europe), yet it is inviting. Tip: There is a stall outside the porta that sells sightseeing tickets. You can get a city-wide ticket that allows you to visit most...More

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Reviewed 15 July 2017

Near to the main visitor parking it is the nice entrance in the interesting village. As many other "porta" in sicilia this is the wall around village entrance and it is sugested to take a look at the fortifications around.

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Reviewed 13 May 2017

We took the SP3 mountain "snake like" curvy road from Trapani to Erice , (You can also take the SP31) , and found a public parking lot right there at porta trapani . This place is a good point to start your tour of beautiful...More

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