HOW TO GET HERE 

We recommend following the route marked on the map or using Google Maps.
Search for “Grotta di San Giovanni d’Antro (Pulfero). The cave is a short walk along a signposted woodland trail (less than half a mile) from the car park/drop-off area.


INFORMATION AND BOOKING

Emailass.tarcetta@gmail.com
Tel. e WhatsApp: +39 353 4251507
As we sometimes have signal issues, we invite you to contact us via WhatsApp or e-mail.

Please enter the following data in your reservation: 
LAST NAME, FIRST NAME, NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS, PHONE, E-MAIL.


OPENING DATES AND TIMES

Until 29 May 2022
the cave is open to the public every Sunday, for guided tours only.

Guided tours run at: 10 am, 2 pm and 4 pm. Booking is strongly recommended for guided tours on Sundays as places are limited. Please arrive promptly.  
Guided tours can include church and cave (tourist-naturalistic route), or be limited to the church only (prayer area and up to the exhibition area).

Special opening:
Thursday 2 June 2022

From Monday to Saturday the cave is closed
the cave is open for guided tours only (booking essential).

Guided tours can be booked every day for groups of 8-30 paying visitors.
Recommended visiting times: 10 am to 2 pm. 
It is preferable to book on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.
Please book at least a week in advance.
Guided tours include an explanation of the art and history of both the church and the site itself.


PRICES

Guided tours

Ticket price: €8.00
Church only and concessions: €6.00 (6-12 years, 65+ years, visitors with a disability/invalidity card, school groups and summer camps, special concessions).

Free of charge

0 to 5 years old, carers (max. 1:10).
Prices may be subject to change.


IMPORTANT PRACTICAL INFORMATION

  • Duration of the visit: 1 hour.
  • Meeting point for guided tours: at the bottom of the steps leading up to the cave.
  • The cave can be reached with an easy path 500 meters long. There are 86 stone steps to climb to access the cave.
  • The tourist-naturalistic rout in the cave is about 300 meters long (one way).
  • You must be accompanied by a guide to visit the site.
  • Please wear non-slip footwear.
  • Temperature in the cave: 11 degrees.
  • We recommend bringing a sweatshirt or light jacket.
  • This is a sacred site. Animals are not allowed in the cave. The only exceptions are small pets you can carry. 
  • Access in not recommended for people with walking problems, motor difficulties or claustrophobic.
  • This is a sacred site. Animals are not allowed in the cave. The only exceptions are small pets you can carry.
  • The cave may not be open in bad weather.