Grotta del Bue Marino, Cala Gonone

4.4
Explore spectacular limestone formations at Grotta del Bue Marino, a cave system with magical underground landscapes. Named after the Mediterranean monk seal, which used to inhabit the cave, this grotto also has Neolithic petroglyphs. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Grotta del Bue Marino by using our Dorgali trip planning website .
Create an itinerary including Grotta del Bue Marino

(Dorgali is the nearest city to Grotta del Bue Marino)

map
Grotta del Bue Marino Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.0
927 reviews
Google
4.5
TripAdvisor
  • Visit well-organized and not to be missed. A walk in the cool and light inside the mountain between stalactites and stalagmites excellently conducted by friendly and knowledgeable guides
    View original
  • It can be reached only by boat, spending on adult €8 input and €4 kids and children over 5 years. Inside a path leads up to the in of the browsable, in constant temperature below 20 degrees, it is advisable to bring something. Inside there are rules to be followed, you can make photo but many peasants don't care and make them anyway. The girl who drove us was good, clear is competent. They really deserve it!
    View original
  • Splendid and vast cave. Guide in Italian and English. The Southern Branch is accessible by boat, the North Fork by a path that allows to have splendid views over the Bay of Orosei. Arrival via a bridge overlooking the sea. 1 / 2 h-3 / 4 h of walk. Trail with passages a little difficult with children or elderly (wood ladders, stony and steep trail in some places). Take water and not go in tap dance. The tour group is of a dozen people, no need to book while in the southern part there are nearly 200 people at the same time. Visit time: 45' about. €10 / adult and € 5/children.
    View original
Google
  • North side of the cave access by walking 1h from Cala Fuili beach. Cave visit is 1h. The guide was very nice and the cave size impressive. Good shoes required for the treck.
  • Awesome experience, the caves are really interesting and the tour was well organised. Costs €22 per person from Porto di Cala Gonone, regular departure times and easy for kids top.
  • Very good experience, Very friendly staff and tour guides. Exciting trip there by boat.
  • Over 800 m impressing grotto.
  • Nice but close most of the time. You definitely have to go there by the sea walk.

Plan your trip to Dorgali

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Dorgali

Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor

Plans in Dorgali by other users

21 days in Italy BY A USER FROM CANADA July, kids, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 23 days in Italy BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, teens, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, teens, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 55 days in Italy BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 17 days in Italy BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 32 days in Italy BY A USER FROM MOROCCO July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 22 days in Italy BY A USER FROM UKRAINE December, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, outdoors, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 22 days in Italy BY A USER FROM KENYA July, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Italy BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM June, outdoors, beaches, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, outdoors, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Italy BY A USER FROM ROMANIA September, outdoors, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 42 days in Italy BY A USER FROM ARGENTINA December, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, outdoors, relaxing, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 32 days in Italy BY A USER FROM ESTONIA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 35 days in Italy BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, museums, hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans