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Grotte di Pertosa-Auletta

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Address: Localita Muraglione 18/20, 84030 Pertosa, Italy
Phone Number: +39 0975 397037
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Good and interesting experience

We visited the caves an noon in July, and took the long 100 mins tour. It's an interesting and beautiful experience, and the caves are different from the caves in Umbria. Too... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 14, 2015
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Hillerod, Denmark
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Hillerod, Denmark
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33 reviews
10 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015 via mobile

We visited the caves an noon in July, and took the long 100 mins tour. It's an interesting and beautiful experience, and the caves are different from the caves in Umbria. Too bad no information in English was available. Worth a visit.

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Hilleroed Municipality, Denmark
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

No English guide but worth the trip anyway. We tool the ongoing trip including boat trip which as astonishing. Would be good with some info in English there is none available. Perhaps not so many visitors. These caves are also known as the Angelo caves, but find the GPS coordinates.

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Vienna, Austria
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

a very nice place in the middle of border campania/licania; they are still working in a better lightening into the cave! mazeltov!

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Boca Raton, Florida
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152 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 163 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

This particular tour was courtesy of the Naples USO. Other visitor experiences may vary slightly. Highlights included: --Luigi, the chattering bus driver who put his iPhone down for 3.5 minutes of the four hour trip --30 people crammed into a wooden (insert name of country) Exodus boat (USCG approved for five adults) --electrical wires running along the top and sides... More 

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Manitoba, Canada
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534 reviews
89 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 220 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014 via mobile

Took in the caves as part of a tour from our resort. Was a little disappointed in that the tour operator said we were allowed to take pictures in the caves, when we got there we couldn't. We paid 20 Euro for what was to be a 90 minute tour, but when no on in our party was interested in... More 

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Dear visitor, I am sorry, but photos are not allowed since many years and we placed a camera in just... More 

Calgary, Alberta
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144 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

We really enjoyed how varied the interior was. The coloured lighting enhanced the beauty and wasn't tacky. You enter by boat for a couple minutes and then you're walking. The tour guide was incredibly knowledgeable. We were here in October when it's not so busy. Our only choice was a 1 hour tour which we had to wait 90 minutes... More 

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Anna D, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Grotte di Pertosa-Auletta, responded to this review

Dear visitor, Thanks for your review. We’re happy that the trip was good and that you appreciated the Caves. We are sorry because you have to wait. In the last months things have changed, indeed we have organized a timetable with fixed schedule, so visitors know exactly when the tour goes on. Thank you for you attention. For more information... More 

Pisa, Italy
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21 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

Unique. To visit, absolutely. I've just visit it with family, and I recommend it to all, children and adults.

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Anna D, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Grotte di Pertosa-Auletta, responded to this review

Dear visitor, Thanks for you amazing review! We are very happy and proud that you have loved so much the Caves. They are our treasure and we do all the best to make them commendable and worth visiting. For more information contact us to : info@grottedipertosa-auletta.it More 

Montreal, Canada
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

I enjoyed touring the caves of Pertosa, I learned so much about the formation, composition and geology of the stalagmites and stalactites. Awesome. We took the last tour of the day; 18:00, and were very lucky to have the guide to ourselves! The guide was very knowledgeable and experienced, patiently answering our many questions. Photos are prohibited in the caves,... More 

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Anna D, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Grotte di Pertosa-Auletta, responded to this review

Dear visitor, Thanks for your attention. We are grateful for your review, because we perceive that you appreciated the Caves and also our guides. Indeed we have recently organized training meetings, in order to make them more knowledgeable and also more confident with tourists. It is also important the fact that you have understood the real reason because we do... More 

Haifa, Israel
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20 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

The cave is quite large and having the combination of a walk-in+boat trip is really nice. The colors of the formations are not spectacular as I'm used to see in other places. overall we had a good time, and as everyone said the food-truck outside is really good. If the cave is on your way, it is worth the time... More 

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Anna D, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Grotte di Pertosa-Auletta, responded to this review

Dear visitor, thanks for your review. We are happy that the visit to the cave and the time there was good. We would only say that a lot of visitors, who are not in the neighborhood, come there especially to visit the Caves. for more information contact us to : info@grottedipertosa-auletta.it More 

Naples, Italy
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46 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2012

Our family enjoyed the wonderful experience at the Grotte di Pertosa (Grotte dell'Angelo). We took the 1 1/2 hour tour (the longest and most expensive) to enjoy the all the cave has to offer. The cost was 20 Euro for adults, 15 Euro for children and 6 and under is free. There are shorter tours that are cheaper cost. This... More 

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Anna D, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Grotte di Pertosa-Auletta, responded to this review

Dear visitor, Thanks for your positive review. We are very happy that you have enjoyed the time here. According to the boat, these caves are indeed the only one in which you have to take a boat for some meters, making the caves unique! It is positive for us to realize that also the children enjoyed the tour and that... More 

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Address: Localita Muraglione 18/20, 84030 Pertosa, Italy
Phone Number: +39 0975 397037
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Province of Salerno  >  Pertosa
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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