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Grotta del Vento

Loc. Grotta del Vento,1, 55020 Fornovolasco, Italy
+39 0583 722024
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Interesting Cave - Exciting Drive!

Took a detour from our walking holiday in Tuscany. The drive up to and down from the caves is very... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Alan R
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Hartlepool, United Kingdom
interesting Cave, worth the drive up the mountain.

we found about the cave and as avid cave visitors whenever we find one nearby, we drove up the... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Temper43
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Panama City, Panama
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Situated in one of the wildest areas of the Alpi Apuane Natural Park, in the province of Lucca, the Grotta del Vento offers its visitors a comprehensive overview of all aspects of the underground world. There are 3 tourist routes.
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  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“hour tour” (23 reviews)
“worth a visit” (7 reviews)
“gift shop” (6 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Loc. Grotta del Vento,1, 55020 Fornovolasco, Italy
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Took a detour from our walking holiday in Tuscany. The drive up to and down from the caves is very exciting / nerve racking, depending on your outlook. A fascinating centre outside the Cave, with all the usual stone samples, and information re-its discovery and...More

Thank Alan R
Reviewed 3 October 2017

we found about the cave and as avid cave visitors whenever we find one nearby, we drove up the mountain to visit this one, we took the one hour tour, with a good local guide she spoke in italian and the explanations were very clear,...More

Thank Temper43
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

We visited recently as a family with three children 15,13,11. We only did the 1 hour tour but it was easy going (although plenty of steps) and we had a great English guide. The tours seemed to happen when they had sold enough tickets and...More

Thank Julian A
Reviewed 17 August 2017

The two hours (Second tour) cave tour makes a huge difference and unveils the true secret (particularity) of this cave especially if you already visited also other caves. Mind that temperature inside the cave is 10.7 Celsius. If you deicde to take the longest tour...More

Thank IonutBucharest
Reviewed 7 August 2017

The route to the cave took us up winding narrow roads but was very well signed. There is ample free parking outside the caves/visitors' centre and a public pay car park just across the road. There is a choice of visits to the cave: 1...More

Thank _annatkinson
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Great walk through the caverns. We had small children with us, so only took the 1 hour walk. But the longer walks are probably even more fun! The cave is a bit tricky to reach, be ready for some narrow winding roads up the mountain....More

2  Thank Epsen79
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Easy to reach location with sufficient parking outside, quite a big visitor center. We visited some other caves the days before and this one was the most impressive when it comes to what you imagine a cave system will be. There are 3 kinds of...More

Thank Johan V
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

We been on both the 1 and 3 hour tours and would definitely recommend the lonhet one as you only get to the deepest parts of the cave in that one.

1  Thank Martin B
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Been here twice ...it is a nice place with two picnic areas a shop and a bar( not nice) ...can choose between 3 different guided tours, we did the first which takes about an hour. Interesting place

Thank David S
Reviewed 29 September 2016

I'd never seen anything more amazing in my life. We took the 2 hrs tour which was perfect for us. Very interesting but make sure you wear comfortable shoes with a good sole. And dress warmly, the humidity and chill can make anyone a little...More

Thank chantalemartel
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Response from Martin B | Reviewed this property |
I've been twice and only seen cars, no busses.
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