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The ruins at Cuma date back to the 8th century BC. The views from the top are excellent of the coast. The caves are interesting. The ruins are just that ruins.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Jane C
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Out in the countryside shaded by trees with views across the sea. Interesting history of temple where Dyonisius brought Icarus' wings after he flewvtoo closed to the sun

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank barbara V
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Nice, cheap good views. Not massively exciting, but the scenery is great. Quite a short visit as neither of us a particularly excited by ruins. But a lovely walk and a lovely view. There are signs around in Italian and English so you know what...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Suzanne W
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

A bit of a hike to get to the top. Ruins are just that- ruins of something which was great one day, but now it’s few stones in the ground. You can see good elements of the structures on top of the hill and of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank martarQ3309TP
Reviewed 6 July 2018

We took the tour and was taken to many beautiful places. You can actually walk on top of the Temple of Apollo! I also got to sit in the very spot the Sybil made her prophecies. There was a little bowl like indention in the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank westleykarcher
Reviewed 13 May 2018

There is so much history in this park. You can wander at your own pace and enjoy every little bit. Sibyl's cave is beautiful, the walkways among the trees are so enjoyable, the different temples as you go uphill and the stunning views from above....More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank RenateV169
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

A lovely quiet place to visit. Both ruins views and countryside. Occasional svhool parties are easily avoided. No hustle and bustle lets you enjoy the place.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank ChrisH468975
Reviewed 12 October 2017

These old ruins have an interesting history, but they aren't very spectacular. I would not forgo another worthwhile site in order to see this. There are some picturesque views from here, but that is about it. If you do go, you can see it all...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank mg0rm1
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Cumae is where the Greeks started their first settlement in Italy and was later taken over by the Romans. The settlement area was not open to the public as there were more excavations underway. The open part boasts two temples and the Oracle of Sibyl....More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 4 August 2017

The site pre-dates Roman rule, and has some interesting ruins of temples here and there. Very picturesque and nice view of the sea from up high. The Cave of the Sibyl alone is not worth the trip, but explore the entire site, it is worth...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Wolverine73
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