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Grotte del Cavallone

Taranta Peligna, 66018, Italy
+39 320 948 1428
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una bella escursione

Very large cave, with interesting rooms (the highest in Europe) and a good walking path. Inside... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2017
Walter S
Lecce, Italy
via mobile
Stunning views, well worth a Visit

I've decided to write this review in english because I've noticed there are just a few details here... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2016
Pescara, Italy
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16 Jul 2017
“una bella escursione”
18 Jul 2016
“Stunning views, well worth a Visit”
Taranta Peligna, 66018, Italy
+39 320 948 1428
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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Very large cave, with interesting rooms (the highest in Europe) and a good walking path. Inside it's 10°C and 90% humidity, so keep warm with heavy clothes and use trekking shoes. Don't go inside with t-shirt, open shoes or short trousers, the visit takes 45min...More

Thank Walter S
Reviewed 18 July 2016

I've decided to write this review in english because I've noticed there are just a few details here on tripadvisor for foreign tourists. The access to the caves is either through a cable way (mind this if you're afraid of heights) or by walking. We...More

2  Thank unholywolf
Reviewed 23 June 2015

The experience of the Grotte del Cavallone includes a steep climb in a little green cage up the mountain, and a significant hike up to the mouth of the caves. Be prepared with comfortable clothes and sneakers or hiking boots if you have them. The...More

3  Thank Dana S
Reviewed 29 August 2014

I was in the Grotte about 40 years ago, as a teenager, when there was no cable-way and we walked all the way up... I wanted to repeat the experience and, I am happy to say, I found it as exciting as the first time!...More

1  Thank Marvi E
Reviewed 13 August 2014

Well worth and safe visit. Beautiful views of the valley from the 20 min ride in the cable car, and long cave visit. Good food at the restaurant at the top.

Thank G C
Reviewed 18 September 2013

It took along time,along winding roads through mountain villages to reach the lower cable car station at Grotte del Cavallone and our first visit was disappointing because we had innappropriate footwear and the weather turned thundery and the cable car closed. We made a return...More

Thank Lordoftheinn
Reviewed 4 September 2013

The longest cable car ride I've ever had and the views are simply amazing. Be prepared for a steep climb and lots of steps from the cable car top station to the entrance of the cave and again within the cave. At 40 Euros for...More

2  Thank Joandkeka
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