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Before a good climb up the town

...is Porta Trapani. It's not a "porta" with a imposing presence (compared to many others in... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2017
San Francisco, California
nice entrance in the village

Near to the main visitor parking it is the nice entrance in the interesting village. As many other... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2017
dan b
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14 Sep 2018
“Erice is a must-see if in the region”
3 Feb 2018
“Ancient entrance.”
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Piazza Porta Trapani, 91016, Erice, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 14 September 2018

Erice is a must-see destination if you're in the region. It's way up there with other medieval fortified towns such as St Cirq la Popie. Busy, but not crowded when we visited in September. Stray off the main streets for improved atmosphere. very often these...More

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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

Thank nuboy
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.

1  Thank dan b
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

1  Thank saul g
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