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Palmarola, Latina

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Palmarola is a craggy, mostly uninhabited island in the Tyrrhenian Sea off the west coast of Italy. It is the second largest of the Pontine Islands and located about 10 kilometres (6.2 mi) west from Ponza.

Palmarola has an extremely rocky coast dotted with natural grottos, bays, cliffs, and crags. The island is primarily a nature reserve, but there are a handful of ports where boats can land and several restaurants that cater to tourists during the summer season. A few small beaches exist.

The famous French explorer and oceanographer Jacques-Yves Cousteau appointed Palmarola as "The most Beautiful Island in the Mediterranean Sea"
Pope Silverius was exiled to and died on Palmarola in 538.
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  • rent a boat and take a cooler with you and will forget the world...believe me...beautiful place...and at night go back to Ponza..and have dinner at any restaurant at the marina..!!!  more »
  • Our cruise ship docked off of Palmarola and interested passengers were taken in a tender around the island. The views of the island were very interesting and the water was incredibly clear. On the...  more »
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  • Amazing water, amazing island
  • Awesome place

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