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89063 Melito di Porto Salvo, Italy
+39 389 929 6009
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If you came to Reggio you have to see this place ! Is not far from Reggio and it is an abandoned... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2017
Silvia M
via mobile

First time in this amazing village near by Reggio Calabria, in south of Italy. Is an abandoned... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2016
Michela M
Province of Pavia, Italy
via mobile
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16 Apr 2017
9 Aug 2016
89063 Melito di Porto Salvo, Italy
+39 389 929 6009
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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

If you came to Reggio you have to see this place ! Is not far from Reggio and it is an abandoned village on a rocky mountain that looks like an ✋ that's why it's call penta(5)dattilo(fingers) , the view is really amazing and the...More

1  Thank Silvia M
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

First time in this amazing village near by Reggio Calabria, in south of Italy. Is an abandoned small village on the top of a hill where you can see the sea and houses below it. It's fantastic! I recommend to visit it in the late...More

4  Thank Michela M
Reviewed 13 June 2016

The old village lies on a scenic place. Because of people needed to move, there is no more permanent living people here. But some artists and some shops with local products are coming here, especially with bergamot products. Very interesting, nice and tastfull

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Reviewed 9 April 2016

This village, perched high among the rocks, is like a ghost town but is so serene and beautiful. The views from here are spectacular and well worth the effort to get there. There are a few little craft shops, a bar and the best postcards...More

1  Thank Brian L
Reviewed 12 November 2015

Pentedattilo is a mysterious place with empty old houses and streets that are impressive when you reach there. Famous due to the 5 fingers mountain behind the city, has a fascinating and phantasmagorical beauty, believe it or not!

2  Thank AntonioFrega
Reviewed 30 September 2015 via mobile

Have been in and around this rock many times over the last five decades and never get tired of this stunning site. Always look forward to the International Film Festival they have here in mid summer But yesterday was great to take my wife up...More

1  Thank Anthony S
Reviewed 7 January 2015

This place was a gem that was totally unexpected! Very fascinating just to walk around and take in the ruins, surrounding views and how the whole thing was built against the rocks there. Do be prepared to walk alot and, depending on how adventurous you...More

1  Thank lena975
Reviewed 9 November 2014

This small abounded village,Pentedattilo,(from the greek words penta + daktylos = five fingers), it can be a set for Hollywood movies.Unfortunately some parts of the mountain collapsed and it has no more all five "fingers", but is still a fascinating place and full of mystery,...More

6  Thank chinaharmony
Reviewed 3 November 2014

A fascinating place to visit! My advice would be to go before the health and safety police stop you from exploring!

1  Thank shancock4
Reviewed 10 June 2014

This is definitely a must see. Impressive view. great artistic pictures. Make sure you drive to the beach afterwards and enjoy the drive on the road parallel to the sea.

3  Thank Gustavo N
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Susan H
Are there taxis in melito do porto salvo that will take you up to Pentedattilo?
22 June 2016|
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Giuseppe M
vorrei sapere se nella zona c'è un qualche luogo di pernottamento a basso prezzo visto che dovrei fermarci per un pò. grazie in anticipo.
24 August 2016|
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Response from Pallitta | Reviewed this property |
Buongiorno ti consiglio la casina dei mille a 2 km da pentedattilo. Oltre che un bel albergo e' anche un ottimo ristorante
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Angela T
Vorrei sapere se è visitabile tutto l'anno e se funziona la struttura di albergo diffuso. Grazie
2 November 2015|
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Response from Tetsuia1974 | Reviewed this property |
Sono sicuro che è visitabile tutto l'anno, di fatto è un borgo quasi abbandonato con qualche struttura commerciale aperta. Non sono a conoscenza di strutture di albergo diffuso
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