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Grotte Marine di Capo Palinuro

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Better than Capri

We had the grotto to ourselves. We hired a small boat and skipper who took us around the Peninsular... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2018
Sydney, Australia
Beautiful Day!!

The drive into Palinuro is worth the trip itself- so beautiful! The town is great but the drive to... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2018
New York City, New York
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The Sea Caves of Cape Palinuro are the main attraction of the area. You can visit with boats leaving from the harbor of Palinuro.
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Via Porto, 84051 Palinuro, Centola, Italy
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Reviewed 30 December 2018

We had the grotto to ourselves. We hired a small boat and skipper who took us around the Peninsular and into the grotto.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 27 September 2018

The drive into Palinuro is worth the trip itself- so beautiful! The town is great but the drive to the port is breathtaking! Here you park your car and just go down to the beach and find a vendor selling boat trips. It was one...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

The grotta is very nice. Suggested to follow all the coast, if posible try to swimm or snorkel inside.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank alfonss203
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Came to Palinuro for the day and took the Classic 2 hour boat trip to Grotta Azzurra and the coast. It was really worthwhile, the Grotta is truly beautiful

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank AlessandroM506
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

We took a boat ride with Allesandro’s team. The grotte azzurro itself was simply beautiful, incredible colours. It was worth the ride for that alone. However we were then taken for a trip along the coast to see various rock formations. It wasn’t the clearest...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank HeavenCrawley
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

2 hours of interesting guiding round the Palinuro peninsula and grotto ending with a refreshing beach swim in the Med.7

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank essl20
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

After so many good reviews .... if you come from Australia as we do these beaches are poor and the boat trip to the cave nice enough for €15. If you've been travelling around countryside it's a nice change to be in the water. Don't...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Reviewed 11 September 2017

if you don't have the patience to wait in line to visit the blue grotte from capri, this boat trip is the next best thing. we went quite late: +/- 17h and had the boat all to ourselves. nice trip across the coast line. swim...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Salima K
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Booked our tour with the smaller company with the blue umbrellas on spaggio d'allessandro. Kids were free, adults €15, plus sun beds and umbrellas were free as we only used them for an hour. No English spoken by the guide, but luckily there were enough...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Sean_Jaya
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Lots of good value for money boat trips allow you to visit these grotte and actually enter in to the blue cave. There is a little queue of boats but you don't feel rushed or on a conveyor belt. Once inside the blue water illuminated...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Anna L
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