We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Montagna Spaccata

Certificate of Excellence
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: Via Ss. Trinita, 304024, Gaeta, Italy
Phone Number:
+39 0771 462068

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 1,054 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 36
  • 22
    Very good
  • 4
  • 1
  • 0
Worth a visit!

It's unique and special! Go at 10 am so you can find parking. It's also a great time because its quiet and fewer people. Visit the church, the split mountain and take a walk in... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Mary R
Add Photo Write a Review

1,054 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 63: English reviews
Level Contributor
30 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

It's unique and special! Go at 10 am so you can find parking. It's also a great time because its quiet and fewer people. Visit the church, the split mountain and take a walk in the wooded area. All is spiritual!

Thank Mary R
Gaeta, Italy
Level Contributor
13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The first place to visit when you arrive in Gaeta is where you can feel the power of nature and have a look at a wonderful landscape!

Thank FrancoMacera
Level Contributor
117 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Very worthwhile to climb up the hill and be awed by this unique site which indeed deserves a mention among the wonders of the world - especially considering the myth it is surrounded with

Thank Aromdee
Montreal, Canada
Level Contributor
361 reviews
82 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 157 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

This place is located on the south side of Mount Orlando; it was September and so there was no problem parking where the little belvedere offers a stunning view of Serapo Beach. From there it's a short walk to the Sanctuary of Montagna Spaccata. There between sky and sea and the forest, there are three splits/cracks in the rock which... More 

Thank Joseph G
Level Contributor
45 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Nature has the power to shape our surroundings and sometimes they come out to be interesting and beautiful and need to be seen by us. And sometimes by chance they have history too. This story about the Turkish man and his hand is very intriguing. Recommended!

Thank Atanas A
Vancouver BC
Level Contributor
56 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

We had promised ourselves that we would take a look at Montagna Spaccata, the split mountain, but waited until we had a day which promised to be not too hot. We started of at the Serapo beach entrance to the park and walked slowly up the road following the signs for the monastery della Trinita and just beyond is the... More 

1 Thank Vancouver1948
Newry, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

A beautiful coastal walk around the headland of Gaeta with stunning views of the Mediterranean but make sure you take your walking shoes a little steep for some.

Thank cafolla16
Level Contributor
159 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

We visited without a guide, so we missed the lore. Amazed by the beauty and history here. A must see if you visit the area. Not if you have mobility issues, though. Uneven ground and narrow stairs. Great place for pictures.

Thank PLTmom
Gladesville, Australia
Level Contributor
79 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

What an amazing place to see. We came in the afternoon and walked through the Montagna. It was absolutely beautiful. We also got to be there for the sunset.. Totally amazing and a must to see.

Thank Teresa G
Sydney, Australia
Level Contributor
142 reviews
58 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

We spend the afternoon visit this attraction that is located on the Hill side of Gaeta Latina Province. It is very nice and also there is a legend about it that is better to be explained by a tour guide. When you visit the Montagna Spaccata, make sure you also visit la Grotta del Turco that is amazing, make sure... More 

Thank Giuseppe F

Travellers who viewed Montagna Spaccata also viewed

Gaeta, Province of Latina
Gaeta, Province of Latina
Gaeta, Province of Latina

Been to Montagna Spaccata? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Montagna Spaccata and other visitors
3 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (3)

Questions? Get answers from Montagna Spaccata staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?