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Rione Terra

Open Now: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Open today: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
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Beautifully walk through history

Pozzuoli is off ignored but really is a must-see when visiting Napoli or the Amalfi coast. So much... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
K1277XUjohnm
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Cork, Ireland
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Great English guided tour, can't wait to visit again after further refurbishments

We were hesitant to join the only English tour of the day (1.30pm on a Saturday & Sunday, only days... read more

Reviewed October 25, 2018
Jeni O
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The underground archaeological tour of Rione Terra is a journey in the ancient Roman colony, Puteoli , founded in 194 BC and soon became the commercial port of Rome. The course is located below the tuff rock overlooking the Gulf of Pozzuoli, between...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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80078, Pozzuoli, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pozzuoli is off ignored but really is a must-see when visiting Napoli or the Amalfi coast. So much to see and do. The Rione Terra museum and tour encapsulates much if what is means for a town to live 2000 years in one of the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 25, 2018

We were hesitant to join the only English tour of the day (1.30pm on a Saturday & Sunday, only days it is currently open), as we turned up about 10 minutes late for it, but were encouraged by the other staff to join and were...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 27, 2018

The old town of Pozzuoli :Streets and houses are mostly restored now, bright colours and nice little streets. Wonderful view on the sea and the town of Pozzuoli. Follow the signs to reach the Cathedral.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed April 10, 2018

Came here from the Amphitheatre and had to ask several locals for directions. Right near the cathedral. The Tourist Information Office next door to the red and yellow building is where the super helpful Gemma booked my tour in English for 1.30 pm. Cost is...More

Date of experience: April 2018
5  Thank vessi80
Reviewed November 12, 2017 via mobile

Was here during a business trip and had day off so did sightseeing. This place is very special and gives you a high knowledge about how the Greek and Roman inhabitants lived may years ago. I was especially amazed by the ancient bakery and cooking...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed October 18, 2017

We had a guided tour, which was really interesten. Small group, perfect english speaking guide. The exhibition is really interesting and well done!

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed September 14, 2017 via mobile

Great place to visit, full of history and great view all round. But needs a bit more perhaps a little gift shop that sells coffee and such. Also the lower part was closed on our visit, for somehow. But plenty of potential to become a...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed July 30, 2017 via mobile

We visited the archaeological site with a passionate guide who made the visit even more interesting with numerous historical and cultural anecdotes. The excavation works and state of preservation are excellent and the itinerary is very well curated. Interesting for children as well since there...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank ruba s
Reviewed May 14, 2017 via mobile

I arrived on Saturday morning, the staff were friendly and ever so helpful. I was asked to come back in the afternoon when I would have a tour in English. The tour guide was called Francesca, she was passionate and so knowledgeable about Rione Terra....More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed April 24, 2017

After reading all the positive feedbacks on tripadviso I decided to give this a go. It's absolutely brilliant. As the previous reviewers suggested the signage isn't great at Pozzuoli but they do have one or two near the site. I arrived at around noon time...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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