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The must-see attraction on Capri is the magical Blue Grotto, where visitors take a boat ride through a natural cavern that is filled with an ethereal and eerie light reflecting on the (very blue) water.
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Anacapri, Island of Capri, Italy
+39 081 837 5208
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is one of those things that you gotta do it once... We took the ferry from Positano to Capri for about 14 -15€ per person one way. Once we got there, we bought the tour ticket to the Blue grotto without knowing that we...More

Thank kukulimoku
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is pretty much a cave with a hole thar can be reached by swimming or a little boat. It is amazingly beautiful the color of water and the sounds. This place is empty and free after 5pm. There are men in gondolas who...More

Thank deyadira
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a must do on Capri! We travelled to it by public bus.. not as difficult as it would seem, Other ways or via the boat tours or open top taxis. Just as a guide the bus cost €9 return the taxi is €50...More

Thank henning179
Reviewed 1 November 2018

Amazing, water was calm out on the boat The water in the Grotto and surrounds is an amazing blue different to waters anywhere I have seen Tour on the boat fantastic

Thank Joanne D
Reviewed 30 October 2018

I wasn’t aware before our tour that the opportunity to visit the Blue Grotto depends greatly on the weather and tides etc I actually thought it was a given that you an always enter it. Fortunately for us, the day we had booked was the...More

Thank aussietravelers1
Reviewed 29 October 2018

after what seemed like an hour of walking from anicapri we go there only to find it closed!! not a happy bunny!! there should be a sign post in Anicapri at the first and only road down saying if open of closed due to weather...More

Thank stevef12018
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

One of the itinerary we plan for our Capri boat ride. Thanks for the good weather and we did it !!! From the waiting, go into small boat, lay flat, getting excited, go into the narrow cave entrance, dark inside and finally the fantastic blue...More

Thank ahamahdave
Reviewed 28 October 2018

You get in via the small boats that congregate around the small dock next to the grotto. Typically groups of 4 so if you team up with strangers be prepared to lay your head in their lap to get through the small entry. In rough...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 24 October 2018

By going late Sept, it was only crowded - not packed. Caught the bus there, and walked down to the boats - very well organised and quite quick. Well worth the visit.

Thank David R
Reviewed 23 October 2018

We were lucky to meet 7 people on our ferry ride to the Isle of Capri and decided to chip in together and organise a private boat ride to the blue grotto for 400eu which may seem like a lot of money but between the...More

Thank Jasmine M
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4 September 2018|
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Response from VeroargentaMiami | Reviewed this property |
Well the way we did it is to go to the port and get the tickets that cost around 18 euros and u go with a group, then at the grotto u have to pay again to get in. Our boat was great guided tour and took 3 hours (one waiting... More
Teryl W
6 August 2018|
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Response from SKJ183 | Reviewed this property |
The cost of ferry from Sorrento to Capri is about 15-24 Euro each way, depending on the ferry you take. Chair lift was not too expensive, I don't remember the cost. It is beautiful on Capri Island. I would highly recommend... More
Neha g
17 May 2018|
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Response from Clint T | Reviewed this property |
You have to get a bus up to ana Capri and it’s a pretty hair raising experience I can tell you sit on the inside if you don’t like heights 😱