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Bue Marino Caves is 7km long and the visit is only for the first kilometre. We have seen 4 cave... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2018
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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Must visit - rent a kayak!

We hired a kayak in Cala Gonone to get here. It is a must see place. Come here in the morning or... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2018
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Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Bue Marino Caves is 7km long and the visit is only for the first kilometre. We have seen 4 cave halls. The structures are impressive, a variety, beautiful, well preserved. The walkway inside is made of a steel construction, stable and flat. With a light,...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

We hired a kayak in Cala Gonone to get here. It is a must see place. Come here in the morning or before noon, because in the afternoon more bigger boats come. Every hour there is a guided tour, we got there for the 11:40...More

1  Thank Krisztikem
Reviewed 8 July 2018

It can be a long wait to get a little rowboat to go in, but once in you will see what the talk is about.

1  Thank gtsaperstein
Reviewed 18 October 2017

The famous Grotta del Bue Marino is divided in two parts. The southern part is the one accessible by boat, very touristic. The Northern branch of the Grotta is much less known and only accessible by foot, via a small trail starting in Cala Fuilli...More

6  Thank K K
Reviewed 1 October 2014

We went by boat from Cala Ganone, bought ticket additionally to Bue Marino with English speaking guide. Stalactites and stalagmites were incredible. Bue marino was a place where seals were giving birth to children in the past.We were not allowed to take photos unfortunately.

3  Thank Laima M
Reviewed 14 August 2014

I felt the place was worth the 8 Euro entrance fee. It is amazing to see the history of thousands of years in a single cave, as well as how much it took to human kind to push out the previous inhabitants, monk seals (bue...More

2  Thank Patrik M
Reviewed 12 April 2014 via mobile

The caves are really fascinating. Unfortunately only one kilometre of the total 17km long caves is opened to tourists. Another unique wonder of nature in Sardinia after the many nuraghe towers. Our guide was excellent, but the trip organiser was a bit annoying. Note: Taking...More

2  Thank slaia
Reviewed 8 July 2012

The Bue Marino caves are well worth visiting! Amazing result of nature. Entry was only 8 EUR per person and had an English speaking (not fluent) tour guide. We rented a boat for a full day and dropped by the caves, very glad we did!...More

2  Thank mimi_567
Reviewed 6 September 2011

We stayed in Sardinia for two weeks. First one in Costa Rei, the second in Cala Gonone. Sardinia is not a hip and young place. Infrastructure is close to zero - few restaurants with the same menu throughout the island. I guess it is a...More

1  Thank SwissFamilyWithKids
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