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Volo dell'Angelo

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Address: P.zza Rivendi, 1, Castelmezzano, Italy
Phone Number: +39 0971 986020
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Wonderfull and exciting experience!

Wonderfull and safe way to experience the feeling of flying. First time when I tried zip line like this (head first) and it definitely isn't as scary as it looks. Best thing is... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 12, 2016
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Helsinki, Finland
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Helsinki, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

Wonderfull and safe way to experience the feeling of flying. First time when I tried zip line like this (head first) and it definitely isn't as scary as it looks. Best thing is definitely that you get to fly twice! Highly recommend!

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Chicago, Illinois
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23 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

This place was a brilliantly unique experience! The drive up to Castelmezzano was beautiful and the town itself is breathtaking. We reserved the tickets for early morning ahead of time online. Even then, once you get there you have to leave some time to 1) find the office as they weigh you and check you in, etc (ask a local... More 

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Drogheda, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

This attraction is a must for anyone looking for something out of the ordinary. We travelled south from Matera where we were based and the drive there is about 1 hour. Driving there is a challenge however because once you leave the autostrada you are on winding roads and climbing to a high altitude so plan your journey well and... More 

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Klimmen, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 via mobile

Before we came into the town we saw some people gliding on the steel cables from mountain to mountain and me and my wife both were thinking wether we should fo it or not. We had the morningflight and were pretty nervous. After a long climb we arrived at the start station. Our kids started inmediately so we could not... More 

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london
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015 via mobile

After debating the best point to start, we chose Castelmezzano as the walk to the launch area is far more arduous and we were advised it made sense to do the hardest walk first and get it out of the way and then return from Pietrapertosa (short but quite steep walk to the launch through town but not very well... More 

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Warwick, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

We booked this on the internet in advance and booked Castelmezzano to Pietrapertosa. We parked on the side of the road in Castelmezzano and walked to the tourist office to collect our tickets. It’s about a 10 minute quick walk through the town to get there and so leave some time. It’s signposted but we did almost walk past it.... More 

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Dorking, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

Started off in castelmezzano and think this is the best way round to do it. 5 minute walk to the ticket office but then quite a long wait for the mini bus to take us up to the start of the 20 minute walk to the first station. It was really hot so remember to bring water because it's quite... More 

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Trento, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

It was €75 for a couple flight, but with a great day for weather and a sense of adventure we had a fantastic journey. You get two flights and choosing both departure and return times we made a day out of it by exploring Pietrapertosa and eating there. Be prepared to hike a little and bring water. The staff were... More 

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Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

This was the most thrilling thing I have ever tried. Once I got over the first drop off, I stopped screaming. Too terrified to scream? Maybe. Still, it's an experience of a lifetime! The pictures they offer to sell you are reasonable priced, and it only cost 17 euros to rent a GoPro - definitely worth it! I think it's... More 

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Panama
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I just returned from a day trip from matera to Castelmezzano and pietrapertosa. We drove to and parked in Castelmezzano, took the zip line to Pietrapertosa, had a truly exceptional lunch at a terraced restaurant, and then took the zip line back. It was a very unique and lovely day in the mountains. We did not have... More 

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