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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Intersting place, thopugh only a small fraction is shown (around 1200 caves have neen detected in Orvieto so far...). The caves date back at least to the Etruscans. visits to Orvieto Sotterranea are all guided. Entrance fee: 6Euro, every 15mins a tour starts, group size:...More

Thank dirk S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This tour was pretty lame. There are a thousand ancient Etruscan caves under Orvieto and this was like visiting the janitor closet in Buckingham Palace. We found some more exciting cave moments just exploring the city on our own. I highly recommend instead doing -...More

1  Thank wanderlust13579
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

This is a tour with a difference. You go underground to see ancient caves. It is well presented and the guide was very knowledgeable. You purchase timed tickets from a special office next door to the tourist office but it does not open until 10.30...More

Thank giacomina17
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Well worth he trip down into the caves with a guided tour. Very interesting history. Buy a combined ticket from the tourist information office. It is worth seeing as many of the site as you can. Works out cheaper.

Thank Eugene1410
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Great tour of the amazing underground chambers and tunnels beneath Orvieto. The guide was fantastic - informative and entertaining - and the tour was great value for money.

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Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

This was a brilliant tour with a lovely knowledgable tour guide. HUGE PROBLEM. In the first prt of the cave when you first start the history, many many hungry mosquitoes!!!!! Warning of this would have been much appreciated and even better if there was some...More

1  Thank Nichola H
Reviewed 5 September 2018

Orvieto Underground was a guided tour of just a few of the caves that lie under the city. Our guide was knowledgeable (and spoke great English - if you are an English speaker it is easy to book a tour with an English speaking guide...More

Thank VMB76
Reviewed 28 August 2018

The story of Orvieto and the rock and the caves and tunnels is very well presented and told in this tour. Just about one hour and engaging the whole time. It's only a couple of caves with a few artifacts, but definitely worth it for...More

Thank Patrice B
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Great experience here. See and visit the complexity of a city below Orvieto is amazing. The guide, Silvana, was superb. The tour is ok for anyone in a decent fit. It’s cold inside, don’t forget a jumper.

Thank marcostinger
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Booked the same morning at short notice. Book at the small office opposite the Duomo, and next to tourist info. Only €5-6 each. They took us to a couple of big caves and shared some of the local history from Etruscan to medieval and even...More

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Melissa D
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Response from Paolo R | Reviewed this property |
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Response from David S | Reviewed this property |
No problems to get tickets on arrival. 👍
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I think the last tour each day is around 4pm.
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