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Diga del Vajont

33080 Erto e Casso, Italy
+39 0427 87333
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Awesome but sad

Although this is the site of a real and relatively recent tragedy, the scenery is truly awesome... read more

Reviewed June 27, 2017
Anne T
via mobile
A must to see

I watched several videos about the Vajont's disaster but being there it is an experience. The... read more

Reviewed September 25, 2016
Milan, Italy
via mobile
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33080 Erto e Casso, Italy
+39 0427 87333
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Reviewed June 27, 2017 via mobile

Although this is the site of a real and relatively recent tragedy, the scenery is truly awesome. Even though I didn't understand our guide she was obviously affected by the tragedy that occurred. The tour was in Italian and lasted around 40 minutes at a...More

1  Thank Anne T
Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

I watched several videos about the Vajont's disaster but being there it is an experience. The visit organized by the Parco delle Dolomiti is really valuable. The guide will provide you a lot of info and he/she will bring you on top of the Dam...More

1  Thank apocalypsenow66
Reviewed August 9, 2016

guides explain everything in detail, great engineering achievement, but also a great tragedy that could have been prevented

Thank Ivan_Surina80
Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

Nice place but the history teach. Is a big tragedy for Italy we reccomendet a travel guide very prepared and expland very well

Thank opul m
Reviewed February 21, 2016 via mobile

There is not that much to see..! A very tragic story that I will never forget..many people have died!No regrets for visiting..

Thank Ionut B
Reviewed January 3, 2016

We toured the area of the dam disaster with our Italian relatives who live in Castellavazzo/ Longarone. My husband's cousin lost 14 people in the dam collapse in 1963.. Her story is heartbreaking.

1  Thank eslme1
Reviewed April 19, 2015 via mobile

We were a group of 40 that booked over travel agency. The tour was held by one of the survivors of the disaster, who not only reported his own experience but was extremely realist and affordable when telling the facts. I would reccomend contacting a...More

Thank ermioneee
Reviewed September 24, 2014

To reach the dam you have to go uphill in a beautiful road. When you get to the dam there's a parking lot, and from there you can walk a little to a small chapel, a place from where you can see the dam and...More

4  Thank Gustavo P
Reviewed June 21, 2014

very touching place, full of history and stories. Beautifull view of the Dolomiti Mountains and river. Little place for parking and only paying parking available

3  Thank Andreea C
Reviewed May 29, 2014

Visit this place it's something really touching and it's something to do to remember all people died here. I knew the history of this tragic disaster, but only once arrived I really understood the big catastrophy happened here...it's a place to think about life and...More

3  Thank fanharuka
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