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Parco Archeologico della Villa romana

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Amazing site if great archaeological significance

The archaeological park in Locri is the highlight of visiting this part of Calabria. You have free... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2018
Rania H
A must see!

This was a truly incredible visit. it is an underappreciated jewel. I have been to the region... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2016
rocco c
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11 Jul 2018
“Amazing site if great archaeological significance”
22 Sep 2016
“A must see!”
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Reviewed 11 July 2018

The archaeological park in Locri is the highlight of visiting this part of Calabria. You have free reign to wander around the site and enjoy the Greek and Roman remains. Do wear sensible shoes as the terrain can be a little rough. Not suitable for...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Rania H
Reviewed 22 September 2016

This was a truly incredible visit. it is an underappreciated jewel. I have been to the region several times but this was my first opportunity to visit the site. My wife and my adult children were totally captivated. This is a must see, especially for...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank rocco c
Reviewed 26 June 2015

Visiting Reggio Calabria, I read a one line sentence on a travel site regarding this villa. It was closed when we got there but we went back the next day. Check the hours before going as the site closed at 1pm the day we visited....More

Date of experience: June 2015
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Reviewed 1 June 2015 via mobile

Despite our Calabrian roots, we didn't know this hidden jewel our region has to offer. The place is incredible, starting from the kindness of Giuseppe, I guess he can be described as the "director" of the place, who later on became our guide, up to...More

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank Giorgia c
Reviewed 9 December 2014

This is a great museum, with the possibility to see the most amazing mosaics. It is incredible how the artists could depict such a variety of scenes with so much creativity and beaty. It is a pitty that the services surrounding the museum are not...More

Date of experience: December 2014
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Reviewed 10 June 2014

It has been a wonderful experience! I've visited a lot of places in Calabria but this one can be compared only to the Kaulon ruins near the Museo archeologico of Monasterace. Everything is in a good state of conservation and the guides are very kind!...More

Date of experience: August 2013
1  Thank Lurenso
Reviewed 25 September 2012

For those who intend to drive in Sicily and want to visit this Roman Archaeological site please be advised that there are people at the free parking area that demand money - between 1 - 5 Euros for parking private cars. The staff and guides...More

Date of experience: September 2012
7  Thank Keith P
Reviewed 21 April 2012

We where lucky to have Roberta an acrchiologist as our guide for this site, she was so knowlegable and with a little imagination we where transported to these lost times.. The museum attached to these excavations are worth a visit, in fact it should be...More

Date of experience: March 2012
1  Thank solo022
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