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Beautiful Day!!

The drive into Palinuro is worth the trip itself- so beautiful! The town is great but the drive to... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2018
Sockster
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New York City, New York
Great to see and suggested to swim

The grotta is very nice. Suggested to follow all the coast, if posible try to swimm or snorkel... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2018
alfonss203
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Barcelona, Spain
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About
The Sea Caves of Cape Palinuro are the main attraction of the area. You can visit with boats leaving from the harbor of Palinuro.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Contact
Via Porto, 84051 Palinuro, Centola, Italy
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 28 May 2014

Stayed in Palinuro during a trip to Southern Italy. We knew beforehand about this beautiful place. On the day we arrived it was late afternoon and the sea was choppy, so they recommended to wait till the next morning. Next morning we showed up. The...More

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Gestore_servizio, Gestore at Grotte Marine di Capo Palinuro, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2014

Dear Customer, thank you for your wonderful review. I assure you that this is not a phrase of circumstance, but a thanksgiving for one of the nicest reviews that we have received. Our company always tries to give the best to satisfy our customers, often...More

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Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

After so many good reviews .... if you come from Australia as we do these beaches are poor and the boat trip to the cave nice enough for €15. If you've been travelling around countryside it's a nice change to be in the water. Don't...More

1  Thank MALLINPJ
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Reviewed 27 September 2018

The drive into Palinuro is worth the trip itself- so beautiful! The town is great but the drive to the port is breathtaking! Here you park your car and just go down to the beach and find a vendor selling boat trips. It was one...More

2  Thank Sockster
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

The grotta is very nice. Suggested to follow all the coast, if posible try to swimm or snorkel inside.

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Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Came to Palinuro for the day and took the Classic 2 hour boat trip to Grotta Azzurra and the coast. It was really worthwhile, the Grotta is truly beautiful

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Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

We took a boat ride with Allesandro’s team. The grotte azzurro itself was simply beautiful, incredible colours. It was worth the ride for that alone. However we were then taken for a trip along the coast to see various rock formations. It wasn’t the clearest...More

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Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

2 hours of interesting guiding round the Palinuro peninsula and grotto ending with a refreshing beach swim in the Med.7

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Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

After so many good reviews .... if you come from Australia as we do these beaches are poor and the boat trip to the cave nice enough for €15. If you've been travelling around countryside it's a nice change to be in the water. Don't...More

1  Thank MALLINPJ
Reviewed 10 September 2017

if you don't have the patience to wait in line to visit the blue grotte from capri, this boat trip is the next best thing. we went quite late: +/- 17h and had the boat all to ourselves. nice trip across the coast line. swim...More

Thank Salima K
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Booked our tour with the smaller company with the blue umbrellas on spaggio d'allessandro. Kids were free, adults €15, plus sun beds and umbrellas were free as we only used them for an hour. No English spoken by the guide, but luckily there were enough...More

Thank Sean_Jaya
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Lots of good value for money boat trips allow you to visit these grotte and actually enter in to the blue cave. There is a little queue of boats but you don't feel rushed or on a conveyor belt. Once inside the blue water illuminated...More

Thank Anna L
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Ask for Luigi he is very helpful, takes you to the most amazing beech and full of information! Booked through the hotel there were only 3 couples and very the beech we were taken to ckean and beautiful. The grotte we were taken inside as...More

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