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Piazzale Fantiscritti, 84, Carrara, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I guess our experience may have been skewed somewhat by the fact that the time we visited, of the 10 or so in our tour group we were the only English speakers in the group. So we got our own tour personal tour guide (Mauricio?)...More

Thank Cannuckk
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Visited in August 2018. It was very interesting to go inside the “cave”, it looks a bit like Moria from Tolkien. I just kept wondering at what point they will have to stop mining before the mountain falls in. But I certainly wasn t claustrophobic,...More

Thank Nina S
Reviewed 2 September 2017

We have been here about 6 times, taking special friends with us. A must! The explanations, in English or Italian, are interesting and informative!

Thank JOAN S
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

This tour takes 40 minutes and absolutely worth it. We went throw a tunnel with a minibus into the middle of the mine and then we walked a little. Our guide was kind and funny and shared many historical details. The mine was monumental and...More

Thank BarbaraS8095
Reviewed 9 July 2017

We found this tour on line but couldn't book on line, so we just turned up. We were really impressed, not to long and good value. You go 600 metres inside the mountain and then are shown around. Lots of great information . We stopped...More

Thank shirleym57
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Italian friend told us about it. We got there and booked it and were going to go in at 1pm. The tour was late to go in but we stayed longer inside. We were taken in on two minibuses, you have to wear a helmet,...More

1  Thank Edyta2013pl
Reviewed 24 November 2016

We visited on November 22 and were told at the visitors' center that all tours were closed for the season. We decided to drive the "self-guided" tour, which allowed us to see the mining activity on the outside of the mountain. But when we arrived...More

1  Thank SiamesecatTennessee
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

We were the only italians on the tour our guide was interesting and funny. She explained the history and the mining process . We had just done the 4x4 tour adding this tour gave is a complete picture of how the beautiful marble of Carrara...More

1  Thank tdnitaly
Reviewed 11 July 2016

The best part about this tour is that you get to go inside the mountain and see how the marble is cut from the inside. Very helpful guides and everything is in English and Italian. 10 euros for about an hour is a great deal....More

2  Thank Odette C
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Went on the Marmo tour inside the mountain with our 5 and 8 year old. The other tour goes in a four wheel drive to an open quarry and the kids voted for the cave. We had to wait 90 mins as there were pre...More

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Jean0808
20 March 2017|
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Response from Edyta2013pl | Reviewed this property |
I do not think so, not by public transport, taxi probably is an option.
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Lolek55
28 April 2015|
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Response from Helge G |
No need to book in advance. Tours can be booked at site. There may be a short waiting time for next available tour but operator will make several trips if the group is too large to fit into the available SUVs.
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