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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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Nice attraction when in the area

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... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 20, 2014
Lynda D
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Manitoba, Canada
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Boca Raton, Florida
Top Contributor
140 reviews 140 reviews
11 attraction reviews
150 helpful votes 150 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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476 reviews 476 reviews
80 attraction reviews
187 helpful votes 187 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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137 reviews 137 reviews
20 attraction reviews
121 helpful votes 121 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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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 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 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 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 20 reviews
5 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 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 46 reviews
24 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 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 

Bari, Italia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
3 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2011

very beatiful cave to visit. i stayed here two time, and i tink to go again... now reservation are not accepted so it need to wait a while to enter. but during waiting you can do a pic-nic, in the picnic area just in front of waterfall. you ha ve to pay parking apart from ticket, and if you plan... 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 the visit at the caves was a great time. According to the timetable, now it is possible, rather compulsory, to have a reservation, in order to avoid problems, such as waiting a lot of time before start the tour. Thanks for you advices! For more information contact us... More 

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