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Arab Necropolis

Via Luigi Pirandello, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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Normally called 'the Saracen Tombs' - worth a walk, taking-in viewpoint over Isola Bella

This is normally called 'the Saracen Tombs' on Taormina tourist maps and signposts... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2017
Andy W
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Warrington, United Kingdom
SMALL PORTION LEFT OF ARABIAN NECROPOLIS

Walking between the bus station and our accommodation, we noticed this structure on Via Luigi... read more

Reviewed 1 December 2016
KTGP
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Adelaide, Australia
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Oct 6, 2017
“Normally called 'the Saracen Tombs' - worth a walk, taking-in viewpoint over Isola Bella”
Nov 30, 2016
“SMALL PORTION LEFT OF ARABIAN NECROPOLIS”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Via Luigi Pirandello, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 6 October 2017

This is normally called 'the Saracen Tombs' on Taormina tourist maps and signposts, etc. Interesting to see, but not exactly a lot to see ! It won't take long :o) As a suggestion, take the road down the side of the park (Via Bagnoli Cruci)...More

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Reviewed 1 December 2016

Walking between the bus station and our accommodation, we noticed this structure on Via Luigi Pirandello. It is only a small portion of what remains, of a columbarium Arabian Necropolis, dated 9th-11th centuries. According to the board at the site, “Excavation elements allow us to...More

Thank KTGP
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Reviewed 24 September 2016

Passed this amazing looking structure on the way to Taormina, and then walked past it in the rain after getting a little lost trying to get back to the bus station, looked very interesting. Reminded me of old tombs.

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