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Grotta di Seiano

Discesa Coroglio, 80124, Naples, Italy
+39 328 594 7790
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Excellent tour

I call this the Posillipo tunnel but it is much more. The tunnel was dug in 100BC in 7 months. It... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Peter D
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Special day

Another walk through history. The better side of this site is that there are so few tourists... read more

Reviewed May 12, 2018
Renate V
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Discesa Coroglio, 80124, Naples, Italy
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+39 328 594 7790
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I call this the Posillipo tunnel but it is much more. The tunnel was dug in 100BC in 7 months. It is 770 meters long. But once you get through it, wow. The archeological site is amazing and the views are the best I have...More

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Reviewed May 12, 2018

Another walk through history. The better side of this site is that there are so few tourists around. You don't feel rushed and can take your time to experience the silence, the history and also the views

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Reviewed February 13, 2017

The Grotta di Seiano is extremely interesting archaeologically and historically speaking. The procedure for visits is perhaps not one of the easiest for vistors to Naples but it can be done if you have the patience to go on the Net and book beforehand. Yes,...More

3  Thank MarieItaly
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Reviewed January 2, 2017

The tunnel was built by ancient Roman in the first century before Christ. It's long over 700 m. It served to link the ancient villas with Pozzuoli and Cuma. The architect was Cocceio and Seiano was the constructor that amplified it and gave the tunnel...More

1  Thank Annabarone66
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Reviewed January 2, 2017

Tradition gave to this attraction a name which is completely wrong: it's a 700 m artificial tunnel built in 37 B.C. by Marco Vipsanio Agrippa. You will walk under the promontory in a structure built more than 2000 years ago and renovated almost 190 years...More

1  Thank Francesco M
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Reviewed November 7, 2015

Enjoy all the flowers others leave or leave some yourself...really cool to see where so many find solace and comfort in their beliefs...

1  Thank Marlene Z
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Reviewed September 10, 2015

An abselutely must see in Naples. This tunnel is recently re constructed - something hard to find in Naples, haha. Very interesting the way it goes under Posillipo where I live.

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Reviewed October 30, 2014

From the plains of Bagnoli through a tunnel in the mountain to an amphitheatre and a villa, this is a thrilling experience. The tunnel - about 700m - is a series of Roman arches, through which visitors in their horse drawn chariots, accessed the theatre....More

2  Thank Peter K
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Reviewed September 21, 2014

An alternative way to see Naples from the exclusive hill of Posillipo. Historical and panoramic place with an excellent service of touristic guide. A special thanks to Marica for her flexibility and proximity. Saludos from Fabio and the spanish group.

1  Thank FabioBellucci
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Oh, didn't see where you w ere asking form...POsitano has several ferries a day to Naples...check the itineraries posted down by the little deck over the water...and ask some of the guys standing around...or go directly to... More
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