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Grotte Marine di Capo Palinuro - Palinuro Porto

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Address: Via Porto, 84051 Palinuro, Centola, Italy
Phone Number: +39 0974 931604
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The Sea Caves of Cape Palinuro are the main attraction of the area. You can...

The Sea Caves of Cape Palinuro are the main attraction of the area. You can visit with boats leaving from the harbor of Palinuro. The tour includes the famous Blue Grotto, the Cave of Blood, the Sulfur Grotto and the Cave of the Monks. Finally, will be a stop at the Bay of Good Sleep for a refreshing swim in the clear waters of the bay.

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Blue grotto capo Palinuro

Booked through our hotel and the boat came to our beach to pick us up, we went around head of Palinuro and looked at coves and then a20 min swim in biah de dormire beach then took... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Sacarpentry J
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked through our hotel and the boat came to our beach to pick us up, we went around head of Palinuro and looked at coves and then a20 min swim in biah de dormire beach then took us back to see grotto which was ok but not brill.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My Son and i did several dives in the palinuro caves. We had a perfect dive master of mauro diving. Expecially my Son was very Well taken care off. Perfect dive lication

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

The tour provider will happily take you on a trip to the blue grotto at 9am, but the guide will tell you that the blue light effect is much more spectacular in the afternoon when the opening in the rocks gets direct sunlight.

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Sentosa Island, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

We went with Allesandro's. Great guide who spoke excellent English. Sun loungers are included in the price. Only went into one grotto as the others were closed but you get a good impression from the area. Clear water. Definitely worth it.

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016

We took a boat excursion to go inside the blue grotto, which is a phenomenon. Sites include a light house, and a weather station. Interesting rock formations.

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Thank Harriet E
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

The boat trip was excellent except for our guide, who did not speak English. Fortunately, we had read up on it before we went and it was fine. The weather was superb but make sure you go around midday when the sun is most intense, hence the colour of the grotty most vivid. One minor snag is that they did... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015

We took this tour along the stunning coastline near Palinuro, where limestone cliffs plunge into the sea which has hollowed out these sea caves. The weather was fine, the sea calm, I could understand the boatman's Italian at least a little, we all had a leaflet explains the main features we would see and the boTman pointed them out with... More 

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Modbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015

The visit to the sea caves of Palinuro is not to be missed if you are in the area. For a modest cost of €15 per person you will be ferried along a spectacular limestone coast with a succession of fascinating caves then given the chance of a swim in a beautiful cove. Do check the sea state before hand... More 

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2015

A must do excursion. Includes a stop for a swim in a cove only accessible by boat. You can stay longer to swim then travel back in another, later boat.

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Lipno nad Vltavou, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2015 via mobile

One of the most beautiful trips in Palinuro because of the caves! Lovely! Amazing! We had beautiful day, amazing weather and Great time on the boat! We were 3 adults and 2 Kids (15 and 4 years old). It all took something about 2-3 hours.

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