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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We did this tour with my not-physically active 15yo and my 10yo. It shockingly kept their interest. The tour was longer than anticipated (we didn’t ask the length) but there was new information around every corner and it was all interesting.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Historic, interesting and wonderful, but be aware it can be strenuous and stressful in the heat. Just be aware. Guide was great.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed March 18, 2019

We purchased our tickets from the office across the piazza from the Duomo. We were able to get on the next english speaking tour, with no problems. The tour lasted right at 1 hour, and was very informative. The history explained spanned from the ancient...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 17, 2019 via mobile

Great experience, our tour guide was excellent, we walked through the caves under the city and learnt a lot about the history of the area. Very impressive!!!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Belen G
Reviewed February 9, 2019 via mobile

We fell in love with Orvieto underground! What a cultural and historical discover! Wish a long live to this underground jewelry

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 21, 2019

13. 9. 2018 We booked tickets online. Without booking of someone peoples already no ticket. Underground beauty,a mysterious atmosphere, perfect guide. I recommend to all. Not suitable for young children. Doporučuji návštěvu města Orvieta a všech památek tam, obecně. More youtube travel itinerary video PSISvisit....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed December 30, 2018 via mobile

An interesting tour through the subterranean city- or at least two of the nine bajillion caves that lie under the city. Prior reviews worried us- my husband is 6’9” and not a thin man, and we were worried that the spaces would be too claustrophobic....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 10, 2018

Orvieto Underground gives you a really nice tour of some caves in the volcanic material that the town is built upon. Our guide Isabel did a good job of explaining what the Etruscans did in the caves and then explained about the relatively modern uses...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Carolyn_and_John_B
Reviewed October 20, 2018

Intersting place, thopugh only a small fraction is shown (around 1200 caves have neen detected in Orvieto so far...). The caves date back at least to the Etruscans. visits to Orvieto Sotterranea are all guided. Entrance fee: 6Euro, every 15mins a tour starts, group size:...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank dirk S
Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

This tour was pretty lame. There are a thousand ancient Etruscan caves under Orvieto and this was like visiting the janitor closet in Buckingham Palace. We found some more exciting cave moments just exploring the city on our own. I highly recommend instead doing -...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Melissa D
January 20, 2018|
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April 3, 2017|
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Response from David S | Reviewed this property |
No problems to get tickets on arrival. 👍
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April 10, 2016|
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I think the last tour each day is around 4pm.
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