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Grotta Zinzulusa

Litoranea 2km da Castro Marina, 73030 Castro, Italy
+39 0836 943812
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Litoranea 2km da Castro Marina, 73030 Castro, Italy
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Reviewed 13 July 2015 via mobile

The tour of the Grotta Zinsulusa Cave in Castro was fascinating and a highly enjoyable experience. The tour guide Christian is a geologist by profession and was extremely well versed in the geological composition of the cave as well as it's history. He was full...More

1  Thank Tamara107
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Reviewed 6 July 2015

Reputedly, the best grotto (cave) along this part of the coast. Good examples of stalactites and stalagmites. Guided tour was only in Italian. You can access the grotto from the car park in Zinzulusa or by boat from Castro Marina.

Thank WingcoNick
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Reviewed 21 May 2015 via mobile

Guidance by Christiano Superb explanation of all you need to know about these caves Thank you very much ( mr. Buffalo mozzarella joke )

Thank Mark C
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Reviewed 31 October 2014

Repeated last years trip from Castro Marina and came into Zinsalusa from the sea. Also taken to 4 other caves and had a swim just off the coast. All in all very good value and nice to see the landscape from the sea - thank...More

Thank SimplyFred
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Reviewed 8 October 2014

This Grotta was recommended to us by locals and visitors, so we felt we had to check it out. We weren't disappointed. Parking is interesting but actually quite well-managed. We left our car up the hill and walked down (always much easier than playing hunt-the-space...More

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Reviewed 18 September 2014

quite interesting to get into a cave from the sea. Visit is well organized with obligatory guide. Easy paying parking.

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Reviewed 28 March 2014

As the sea road winds down to santa Maria di Leuca- land's end,-the coast turns steep and rocky. Near the spa town of Santa Cesarea Terme,the Grotta Zinzulusa,at sea level,is a cave full of stalactites and stalagmites where we had a wonderful swim on a...More

Thank Eli B
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Reviewed 16 January 2014

On a whim, really, we stopped at the Grotta Zinzulusa on our drive down the spectacular coast from Lecce to the bottom of the "heel" & we are so glad we did! A guide must accompany you & he explains everything (in Italian but I...More

1  Thank JeffandLyn
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Reviewed 20 December 2013

Set off from Castro Marina on a boat trip with Red Coral - we went to 5 caves and went close into Zinsulusa - it is very busy there and were quite happy to swim off the boat near the cave. The other caves are...More

Thank SimplyFred
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Reviewed 14 August 2013

Too beautiful to miss it. Try to visit the grotto going with motorboat to be rented in Castro marina.

1  Thank sandro58it
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