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“Recommendable”

Spiaggia Pineta del Gelsomineto
Reviewed 28 September 2016

This beach is beautiful and very relaxing. There are not much tourists hère which lets you fully appreciate nature.

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Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Sold as a must seen, this beach is pretty common. Note that there is no obvious way to get there. Local car park is nicely overpriced so you'll park local way in a remote back road and walk you way there. There are nocer beaches around

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Reviewed 17 September 2016

We went to this beach twice during our stay in Cassibile-Siracusa area. The water is clear and clean. You can hike up the cliff and take amazing pictures. Pack umbrella, towels, food, and drink. There is a small bar, but I'm not sure if it has many options. Go prepared.

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Reviewed 28 August 2016

Sicily isn't a destination where I'd rank the beaches as best in the world (and we haven't visited all of them so maybe that's unfair) but so far we haven't been that impressed. In saying that, this one is pretty good and worth a mention. It's a smallish, pretty inlet, backed with pine-trees for some well-needed shade. Bump your car carefully down the narrow road and pay the €15 for the day's parking! There are some facilities but best to bring your own lunch and umbrellas. We visited a few years ago at the beg of September, and it was uncrowded, clean and inviting. This year we visited in August and it was packed. We managed to find an inch of sand and made camp. The sea is clean, warm and safe for children. The sand soft, and backed with large pebbles at the shore. However, the second time we visited on this trip, it was a surfers delight. Big, crashing waves and little space to set up. We still had fun though and would return.

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Reviewed 22 July 2016

Paradisiac beach, just at the end of the Cavagrand river, surrounded by trees which makes the setting even better!

The access to the beach is free but to park directly at the beach, be prepared to pay 12 or 15 EUR (a very wiiide park) depending on wether its a weekend or weekday. But 400m away you also have a dirt road where you can park your car for free.

The parking also has 1 Bar which provides support to the beach, as well an area with fresh water for showers.

Coming from Siracusa on the highway heading to Noto,leave on the Cassibile exit and follow the road heading to the sea - you will pass a bridge where you will be able to see the sea on your left and the river just on your right side. After passing the bridge, it's the first dirt road 200m on your right (it's a bit hidden).

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