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Train Circum Etnea

Fce Catane Sicile, Catania, Sicily, Italy
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Etna views!

We got the normal train from Catania Centrale to Giarre Resposto, leaving 10:17 and arriving 10:42... read more

Reviewed 1 January 2018
helendc1
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Stirling, United Kingdom
So very, VERY boring. absolutely NOT recommended

When I read other positive reviews I begin to wonder whether the reviewers have actually been on... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2015
mike-john-c
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London, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average0%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
1 Jan 2018
“Etna views!”
20 Sep 2015
“So very, VERY boring. absolutely NOT recommended”
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Fce Catane Sicile, Catania, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 1 January 2018

We got the normal train from Catania Centrale to Giarre Resposto, leaving 10:17 and arriving 10:42 and in good time for the narrow gauge train at 11:15. Tickets purchased from helpful gentleman at ticket counter. First half of the journey had super views over the...More

Thank helendc1
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Reviewed 21 September 2015

When I read other positive reviews I begin to wonder whether the reviewers have actually been on this train, so lets deal with some facts: This is a 3.5 hour journey on 2 trains - 2 hrs on the first, 1.5 hours on the second....More

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Reviewed 21 September 2015

To be honest the train trip was not as good as I'd hoped it would be. We took the train from Giarre to Adrano and back, leaving about 1hr 30min in Adrano. Giarre station is at the back of the FS station, sort of across...More

Thank Peter J
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Reviewed 25 August 2014 via mobile

It is very difficult to find information about this train, but believe me when I say it's worth it, especially if you want to have a calm day enjoying the wonderful views! It departs from the station Catania Borgo and it cost 7.25€. You can...More

6  Thank Ana M
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Reviewed 8 February 2014

This old diesel train, no better than a heavy loaded truck going uphill, creates an atmosphere in itself. The track passes through the old parts of villages, which are otherwise unreachable for a tourist. Stops at villages which are off the beaten track, and also...More

3  Thank Icelandkevin
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