Blue Grotto, Anacapri

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#3 of 7 in Nature in Island of Capri
Explore the illuminated blue waters in the cavern of Blue Grotto. This cave on the island of Capri stretches 60 m (196 ft) into the cliffside. The intense blue coloring comes from the light conditions specific to the narrow cavern. Take a small rowboat through the entrance of the cave to witness the glowing water. Well-known for its acoustics, you can listen to the boat workers singing their favorite opera pieces, adding to the cave's atmosphere. Use our Anacapri route website to arrange your visit to Blue Grotto and other attractions in Anacapri.
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  • Place and experience stunning, all spoiled by an aggressive, offensive limits. barcarolo Eventually we had a fight. Shame because it deserved another climate. More precisely, it costs too much.
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  • First of all the island of Capri! But even this short wait and am surprised to listen. Rowing boats and Boatmen's song? Nice blue.
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  • The cave is beautiful but the long trip/wait to get in along with the high tariff makes it less enjoyable. We paid 14 Euro/person to get there, another 14Euro/person for the entry and then the annoyin...  more »

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A less expensive alternative to Capri's expensive resorts, Anacapri offers a peaceful setting for a long vacation away from the tourist crowds. The quieter and less explored of the two towns on the island, Anacapri boasts several small hotels with private balconies offering sweeping harbor views. Stay near the compact town center to explore its narrow streets lined with shops and cafes. Surrounded by olive groves and flower gardens, the town's B&Bs offer simple but comfortable rooms, only minutes away from Capri's famous nightlife.
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