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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
Incredible, amazing, wonderful

I can said only....WOW!!! You must try it, is terrific (and the guide Gabriele too). We were... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2011
Richard G
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Toronto, Canada
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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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+39 328 018 9464
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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

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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

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

3  Thank eblebebe
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
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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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mrs0
19 May 2018|
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Response from Denali L |
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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