Project Description

Characteristic village for its long history and its location right off the sea, is called the ” little Venice ” for the way the houses are arranged, it seems they are lying completely on water. On ” Scaro Alaggio ” landing of the fishing boats, an imposing architectural harmony Palace Scategna. Continuing along the narrow streets of Chianalea you can see ancient fountains and churches. All this is supervised by the austere Castle of the Ruffo, built for military purposes and adapted for residential use by Count Paolo Ruffo. From the Castle, venue for conferences and exhibitions of art, you can admire a wonderful panorama that includes the Aeolian Islands and the Sicilian coast.

Position

Provincia di Reggio Calabria


Location Type

Villages


Ownership

Public


GPS Coordinates

38.256575, 15.714734


Difficulty Reaching 25%

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