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Green Grotta

Capri, Island of Capri, Italy
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You can swim or climb the cliffs in the Green Grotto, which looks like an enormous liquid emerald.
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  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
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“blue grotto” (72 reviews)
“green light” (4 reviews)
Capri, Island of Capri, Italy
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I don't think the Green Grotto is a stand-alone visit but is part of the Blue Grotto Tour that is advertised. I found it beautiful as part of the total experience although the Green Grotto in Amalfi was more interesting for me. The good thing...More

Thank leok647
Reviewed 1 week ago

You'll need a boat tour to see the Green Grotto, but it's every bit as lovely as the Blue Grotto, and without the crowds.

Thank nanacake
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Green Grotto is one of the many grottos on Capri that you can enter through the water on a boat. We rented a boat and traveled around the island stopping at some of the sights and achoring down and swimming off the boat. We...More

Thank lollygal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The green grotto was so beautiful. I wish we would have taken a boat that allowed us to swim around. If you go, you have to do the swimming one!

Thank cjnrp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The color and clarity of the water around Capri is astounding. It's absolutely beautiful. The colors are so rich and vivid. We took a fairly large boat (at least 50 people) on a tour around the island, and it stopped at each grotto. Despite the...More

Thank Warner S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love it it was a great exhilarating experience, and I will return and recommend everyone to see it. will definitely return.

2  Thank mymarcosm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First this is blue grotto and not green grotto so admin may change the name. Second this is the most beautiful place in Capri and must visit. You need to take 20 min boat ride from Capri followed by 10 min ride in kayak. Amazing...More

Thank Umang A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the cruise around capri will take you to the grottos and this is one of them . It can be busy as a lot of boat cruise around. Best seat would be at the back of the boat for a good picture opportunity.

Thank rosievil
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This gets really busy. If you go on a large boat you will be moored and ferried to the Green Grotta in smaller boats. If you don't plan on spending the best part of the day here, choose a smaller boat

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 18 October 2017

in the south-west of Capri. Not so much queing. Free to get close. Respect the 50 m shore distance. Due to rocks from the clips. You may be fined if not obeying. Has two entrances (W) and (E) which is overcrowded by big tourist motor...More

Thank Captainhpw
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26 July 2016|
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Response from kzha | Reviewed this property |
You can visit this grotta whenever (there is no cop/ticket-agent to stop you, unlike at Grotta Azurra): but note that the green hue is visible only during the sunlight. so, anytime when the sun is up should be fine. it... More
12 March 2015|
Response from gsxrEastSussex |
Good, you can swim through it and be collected the other side.