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All reviews pretty lake pretty place nice walk around the lake exercise jog underworld vineyards trail stroller ruins company
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Reviewed 12 September 2018

If you're there for the history, it's good for a nice walk around the lake and the ruins to poke around now that they're open to the path. On weekends they limit the already limited areas where cars can go, so it's a safe place...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 196shantis
Reviewed 20 August 2018

This is a good place to walk your dog or just get some exercise. The trail takes you past ruins and some vineyards. The trail is wide and I use our jogging stroller with no issues. During the week it is very peaceful but on...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank EmilyC5331
Reviewed 23 June 2018

Pretty nice lake with a few restaurant choices and some random ruins to see. Nice to jog around or take a walk.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 13 May 2018

We stopped here as part of a private tour of the area. That way it was no trouble to get there but just to get out of the car and listen to what our driver told us about the history of the area. It is...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank RenateV169
Reviewed 26 February 2018

This was a great spot for a dog walk around the lake (very full after the recent rains), and a delicious traditional lunch in le cantine. Drop off the Tangenziale Lago d'Averno exit, head uphill on the SP303 towards Cuma and take the left immediately...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank and_winter
Reviewed 24 November 2017

Vergil wrote the entrance to the underworld was here, but now it's a place where locals go for a nice jog in the evenings. I'm was a local (until I moved), so I loved this place for getting exercise or going for a stroll with...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Ann M
Reviewed 4 August 2017

When you read that Vergil wrote the entrance to the underworld was here, and that birds would drop dead flying over the lake, you expect something hellish. Alas, that was long ago. Today, it is just a smallish lake with ducks swimming in it and...More

Date of experience: July 2017
3  Thank Wolverine73
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Lago D'Averno is a lake where locals jog/bike/walk their dogs. (yes I'm one of those locals.) Yes the history is really cool, but unless you are there during the Land Art Exhibit not sure as a tourist you need to walk it. However, if you...More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank CellobytheSea
Reviewed 19 March 2017

It was an eerie feeling to look down from the road vista point at the lake considered by the ancients to be the entrance to hell. BUT, that said, it's just a lake and not that much to see. So if you have to make...More

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank KJAtchity
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

This beautiful lagoon(?) formed by a volcanic caldera is very peaceful. It is a good place to take a picture especially from above. Unless you stop at a cafe, it won't take long.z

Date of experience: September 2016
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