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The must-see attraction on Capri is the magical Blue Grotto, where visitors take a boat ride through a natural cavern that is filled with an ethereal and eerie light reflecting on the (very blue) water.
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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80071 Anacapri, Island of Capri, Italy
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We took an all day boat tour from Sorrento to Capri to especially see the Blue Grotto. What a disappointment the Blue Grotto was!!! When we arrived with our boat at the Blue Grotto lots and lots of other boats with tourists were waiting already....More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank seekAdventures
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

One of the bad experience ever. Very bad organized. Not worth the money. Wasted time. Scam in one word. At least go on a boat tour and not by bus. Overrated, rude people, highly not reccommended.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Here's how this scam works. They sell you 16 euro tickets at the Marina for the Blue Grotto. You wait until the boat fills up with customers then you're on a bumpy boat ride for about 20 minutes until you arrive at the outside of...More

Date of experience: June 2019
2  Thank SkyClubAsia
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

What an absolute waste of time and rip-off! Firstly, you buy tickets at the marina for €16 each and then are off on a 20 min boat ride to the mouth of the grotto. We waited 1.5 hours just to get in for not even...More

Date of experience: June 2019
2  Thank billiekay89
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

An interesting landmark, not sure it’s worth waiting more than an hour so plan accordingly but have your camera ready

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank jyegleiser
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really a very nice attraction to see. The experience is nice believe me. The way you get from the big boat to the fluka and the drivers of the fluka are very funny. 😁 one thing is they have to stop asking about the tips😂.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank jackkhoury007
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed overnight in Anacapri and took a bus to grota Azurra very early in the morning, once there I waited less than 10 minutes to get in,and it was amazing I could show you some cool pictures, but I cant describe the feeling, I...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank krissia c
Reviewed 1 week ago

dont understand, why so many tourist paying 14euro for entrance, totaly touristic trap and than they ask for tip :{ for couple minutes on boat, there is so many other caves you can go on boat already on boat

Date of experience: June 2019
3  Thank tombub7
Reviewed 1 week ago

Paid 16 euros for this trip 2 days ago having been assured several times that it lasted a maximum of one hour. A lie. We travelled in a small ferry to the mouth of the grotto (20 mins) and joined no less than a dozen...More

Date of experience: June 2019
2  Thank p0lly66
Reviewed 1 week ago

The blue grotto is beatiful and definately amazing to see. We didn't realize you have to go into it via row boat. You can get there from both the land and water. You pay for a ticket which is 14 euros per person. Once you...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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enl1111
April 29, 2019|
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Response from deyadira | Reviewed this property |
Blue grotto is a cave not a restaurant.
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Katie K
February 24, 2019|
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Response from ahamahdave | Reviewed this property |
Hi, sorry for the late reply. We engaged private yacht (small size) for ourself. When we reached blue grotto, it was crowded. Many people are waiting. They are big group and small group of people. Our captain help us to... More
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rreid703
September 3, 2018|
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Response from VeroargentaMiami | Reviewed this property |
Well the way we did it is to go to the port and get the tickets that cost around 18 euros and u go with a group, then at the grotto u have to pay again to get in. Our boat was great guided tour and took 3 hours (one waiting... More
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