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Carrara: Exclusive Marble Cave Jeep Tour Adventure

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Colonnata, Italy
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icon2 hours 18 minutes  (Approx.)
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iconOffered in: English and 2 more
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What you can expect during your visit
Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Gear/equipment sanitized between use
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Overview

Journey deep into the jagged world of the Carrara marble quarries on this 4WD adventure. Exploring with a guide in a group no larger than six, discover the “white gold” that built the Pantheon and Michelangelo’s David. Learn about ancient and modern excavation techniques at a historic quarry; tour an open sky quarry, a terraced quarry, and an underground quarry; and taste the local marble-aged cold cut, “lardo di Colonnata”.
  • Explore the surreal landscapes of the Carrara marble quarries by 4WD
  • Enjoy personal attention from your guide in a group no larger than six
  • Sample the area’s signature cold cut, “lardo di Colonnata”
  • Learn about the different techniques used to mine this precious rock
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1 licensed guide service
1 tour by 4x4 vehicles
1 Lardo of Colonnata IGP tasting
Insurance (by law)
Snacks
Marble quarries tour
everything not mentioned in inclusions

Departure Point

Strada Comunale per Colonnata, 1, 54033 Colonnata MS, Italy

Departure Time

2:00 PM

Return Details

Returns to original departure point
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Possible pick-up/ drop-off at Carrara-Avenza train station or at the camping sites located in Marina di Massa, please ask for more information
  • Wear comfortable shoes and clothes
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travelers
  • OPERATED BY Curioseety SRLS

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Learn more about cancellations.

The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
Q:
What is the policy on sanitization during Carrara: Exclusive Marble Cave Jeep Tour Adventure?
A:
The policies on sanitization are:

  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
See all safety measures taken by Carrara: Exclusive Marble Cave Jeep Tour Adventure.
Q:
What is the social distancing policy during Carrara: Exclusive Marble Cave Jeep Tour Adventure?
A:
The policy on social distancing is:

  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
See all safety measures taken by Carrara: Exclusive Marble Cave Jeep Tour Adventure.
Q:
What is the maximum group size during Carrara: Exclusive Marble Cave Jeep Tour Adventure?
A:
This activity will have a maximum of 6 travelers.

See all safety measures taken by Carrara: Exclusive Marble Cave Jeep Tour Adventure.

Traveler Tips


  • "The ride up the mountain on hairpin turns in a rattling old Jeep was worth the price of admission alone!!" See review

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15207185461
, Jan 2020
First of all, I contacted the website several times about the station pick-up by calling, but nobody answers me. Later, I contacted the tour group by mail. They responded that the transfer required 15 euros per person and asked us to wait at the station at 1:30. I responded to the email said we can go to mountain meeting point by ourselves , and no one answered the email. I didn't receive the email so in the morning I re-sent it to make sure they knew. After we arrived at the station, we didn't see anyone at 1.30, so we took a taxi to the meeting point on the mountain by ourselves, but no one was found at all. In the period, no one called me or received any emails. Finally I contacting the tour group in 2:15, they informed me that they cancelled because they did not see us. We were very angry. The three of us made a special trip from Florence and now we just want to return to fund.(from booking until we arrive,nobody call us , I even ask for call back before three days, but still no one contact us.)
icon Response from Host , Jan 2020
hello . sorry to hear that. first of all nobody contacted us . We asked you 2 times if the pick up at the station was ok but you only replied the night before. We also called you twice but you did not replied. So please next time please make sure you check the email properly.
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AAAAAMAZING!!!
bbeecroft
, Oct 2019
The ride up the mountain on hairpin turns in a rattling old Jeep was worth the price of admission alone!! Better than any exhibition ride!! But I f you are afraid of heights, this isn’t for you! The information provided was also very interesting. It made me understand and appreciate the works of the Various Italian sculptors much better. And it made me really appreciate the beauty of the Carrara marble in my home! One of my most favourite your of all!!
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Cararra Tour
janjakob2019
, Aug 2019
Der Besuch war wunderbar. Es lohnt allein schon das visuelle Erlebniss. Dazu gibt es kompetente Erklärungen zum Handwerk.
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