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“bay of naples”(5 reviews)
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All reviews cable car bay of naples train station rough path fantastic views castellammare summit pompeii forest funivia circumvesuviana gulf trekking masts viewpoint restaurant
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Reviewed 8 October 2018

Next to the train station at Castellammare is the Funivia, which takes you to Monte Faito. The funivia is cheap, the views are fabulous, and there is plenty of space to avoid the crowds of Sorrento, Pompeii etc. Also interesting flora and fauna on the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Paul G
Reviewed 10 September 2018

We were staying in Saint Agnello so hopped on the Circumvesuviana to Castellammare di Stabia station where for €8 we got a return ticket to ride the Funivia deal Monte Faito to the top. Once at the top we were a little unsure which way...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank billie97
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Personally I hated it as overcrowded and too long so only went up!! Views are amazing when I looked out lol 😆 Cafe/hotel down the track was really nice and friendly. Views amazing so worth the fear factor....caught a bus 🚌 back which was great...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Simon M
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

We found the cable car and reached the summit without any problems and the walks around the area are lovely. Trails not brilliantly marked but we were lucky enough to meet a couple of locals who pointed us in the right direction. Weather can be...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Della C
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Always a favourite for me. Take the cable car up to the top, mug of kimba coffee in the cafe there, stroll around th cool forest, visit the chutch, take some snaps of the view and return to the station. Ideal day trip!

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank SimeyWimey
Reviewed 13 July 2018

a surprising gem..beautiful views, refreshingly cool, lovely flowers and butterflies, plus good restaurants

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Jess H
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

We walked around on the mountain , watched the nice houses here , and spoke with a few of the owners working in the gardens up there , and we enjoyed a pair of ravens nearby in the tall trees. We spend 4 hours there...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank nielsdahlp
Reviewed 4 May 2018

This place has the most fantastic views and is very relaxing. The cable car takes you to the top and then there are many steps to walk down before you get to the viewing area where there are a few cafes and accommodation. Great walks...More

Date of experience: April 2018
4  Thank minxy110
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Great view from the mountain, one can see the Gulf of Naples and also the gulf of Salerno. We went throw the cable car and it was really nice.

Date of experience: October 2017
3  Thank Ariel B
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Wonderful nature , excellent for trekking, several good restaurant with local food and very quite, furthermore within 15/20 minutes you can reach nice beaches......

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Antchierchia
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Response from minxy110 | Reviewed this property |
Definately a few hours as there is a place to eat and relax or take a picnic. I can't actually remember where the cable car is. We took the train from Sorrento and the stop was marked on the train map both in the station and... More