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Parco Minerario dell'Isola d'Elba

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Digging for treasure

Rio Marina is a lovely little town on the North East of the island. We visited on market day... read more

Reviewed August 13, 2015
Crazy for children

If you have children, they will really enjoy this tour showing old mines architecture and the... read more

Reviewed March 11, 2015
Sarzana, Italy
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Palazzo del Buro | Via Magenta, 26, 57038, Rio Marina, Elba Island, Italy
+39 0565 962088
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Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

The museum is much more interesting than the train trip. Better for children than for adults. Rather expensive.

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Reviewed July 5, 2017 via mobile

Perfect place to take little kids! Trip by small train guide in English without any doubts and the nature was amazing :-)

Thank TomSv
Reviewed August 31, 2016 via mobile

After arriving at 0945, things obviously busy due to being August. Got a place on a train your at 1300. So walked around rio marina. Back at 1230 to find train was late due to flat tyre. Then drove up in train with lack of...More

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Reviewed August 13, 2015

Rio Marina is a lovely little town on the North East of the island. We visited on market day (Monday) which was great as lots of stalls to explore. Nice shady playground too. Recommend driving through the town and parking in the free car park...More

3  Thank Posie23Nottingham
Reviewed March 11, 2015

If you have children, they will really enjoy this tour showing old mines architecture and the resources of this island. It's done by a little train, it takes not so much time and it's cheap. Shop is containing some nice souvenirs.

3  Thank GriGio91
Reviewed July 28, 2014 via mobile

Better to book one day in advance. You can visit a small museum in Rio Marina centre. Interesting but without explanations or guides. Then a train brings you up to the mountain, close to the city. Nice view and interesting audio guide. On the top...More

4  Thank Andrea N
Reviewed May 21, 2014

Yeah Minerals. HOWEVER take the train ride and get a ride through amazing nature and spectacular views! Which in it self is great, but best is, the stop on the top and you get handed tools to do some mining yourself AND keep the stones....More

4  Thank Peter H
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