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A must if you are in the area, they say this is the only "inside" cave you'll see

I went with the Carrrara Fair organization, and every time I attend the Fair I go for a visit... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2012
manfra74
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Italy
Carrara, Tuscany, Italy

We shot a promo video for a newly built Iveco marbke quarry truck at this location. What a... read more

Reviewed 8 January 2012
Howard P
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Los Angeles, California
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Famous for their white marble, these caves in the Apua Mountains serve as studios of stone sculpting and bronze art, where famous artists and sculptors from all over the world come to work.
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Viale Xx Settembre, 54033, Carrara, Italy
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Reviewed 4 June 2012

I went with the Carrrara Fair organization, and every time I attend the Fair I go for a visit. Every time I happen there it is raining so I never get the chance to visit the external cave, but I must say I do not...More

Date of experience: May 2012
1  Thank manfra74
Reviewed 8 January 2012

We shot a promo video for a newly built Iveco marbke quarry truck at this location. What a beautiful experience! The views are stunning! Please see our production and amazing views at the Carrara Marble Mines! http://youtu.be/534ef3gt6JA

Date of experience: October 2011
2  Thank Howard P
Reviewed 4 November 2011

I can said only....WOW!!! You must try it, is terrific (and the guide Gabriele too). We were sceptical, then fearful and then bewitched. An incredible wiew, enormous blocks of pure white marble and a professional explanation about the historical and geological evolution of this landscape....More

Date of experience: October 2011
1  Thank Richard G
Reviewed 2 October 2011

I visited Carrara as part of a 2-week trip to Italy with a friend. It had not been a priority for me, but my friend really wanted to go so...What a great surprise! We arranged in advance, and somewhat blindly, to meet with guide Nicola...More

Date of experience: September 2011
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Reviewed 28 September 2010

You travel inside the mountain through an old railway tunnel for 400m @ that point they explain you are 400m above sea level & have 400m of mountain above you. The explain how they extract the marble & how it was formed. The journey itself...More

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OMALILY
16 October 2018|
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Response from Molinais | Reviewed this property |
No, you can't go there by train. I don't use tour operator i go there by myself.
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Response from 901denalil |
Yes tours are available in English. I took both the underground and surface 4 X 4 tour today and tour guides spoke English.
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