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Reviewed 23 January 2019

On the way to Positano and back you will see several small miniature villages along side of the road. Stop and take a look. Very unique and beautiful!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank CarolinaNurse323
Reviewed 10 January 2019

Definitely worth a stop to look at this amazing display. On one of the main roads in Positano that you can just stop by for free to look and admire

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank bellame
Reviewed 15 December 2018

We were here several times:in june and November again.It' s a Christmas Nativity village scene in a grotto made in cement.They want to represent Positano as it looks like a living nativity village in a cave .In the period of Christmas, local artist put lights,water...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank donna S
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Walking through Positano,one evening we passed by this interesting structure carved into the mountain.It s like a small shrine with many little houses.Very nice indeed.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank bogdanandrada
Reviewed 3 June 2018

Travelling on a coach from Sorrento to Positano, the Grotta di Fornillo was pointed out to us. Even the guide did not deem it worthy of stopping to look at this miniature representation of Positano carved into the rock. Miss it.

Date of experience: May 2018
3  Thank wendyanddavid536
Reviewed 3 June 2018

This is visible on the right side of the road at the main access to Positano from Sorrento. Frankly there is nothing really special about it and, if you don't see, you will have missed nothing that interesting.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Alan S
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

We walked past the Grotta on the was down to the city. Careful work was being done on it. It would be neat to see it with all the plants flowering. I guess we need to come back!!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank kayb243
Reviewed 4 December 2017

I had this on my list of things to see while in Positano. It took us a bit to find it. We climbed a bunch of stairs. I mean a bunch and there it was at the very top of one set. I had expected...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Vickie W
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Grotta di Fornillo is a interesting little find in the rocks of Positano.We drove by and happened upon it on our drive. Its a very unique rock village.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank LollysLook
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

As you drive into Positano look out for this clutch of little buildings cut into the rock face, forming a most unusual village. If you have a chance to stop, it is well worth strolling back and taking a closer look. Especially over the Christmas...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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