Tickets for Cave System Pozzo della Cava

Explore pre-Roman cave systems underneath the city of Orvieto

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  • Descend underneath Orvieto and experience walking through a man-made cave system dating back 27 centuries
  • Take a self-guided tour at your own pace, learn the history of the cave system, and see Etruscan archeological finds
  • Visit the wine shop, and treat yourself to a hearty home-cooked meal at the restaurant overlooking the caves


Pozzo della Cava is a unique look at life dating back 27 centuries. Descend into the depths beneath Orvieto for a self-guided adventure through archaeological finds such as pre-Roman wells, pottery, kilns, and more. Imagine tunneling out a cave network with no hydraulic equipment!

Find out how the caves have been used over the years, from bomb shelters to wine cellars. And don't miss a delicious home-cooked lunch in the restaurant afterward (at your own expense) complete with cave views.


What's included

Entrance to the Pozzo della Cava caves

What's not included

Guided tours, tastings, or workshops

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Opening hours

Pozzo della Cava
Wednesday 09:00 - 20:00
Thursday 09:00 - 20:00
Friday 09:00 - 20:00
Saturday 09:00 - 20:00
Sunday 09:00 - 20:00
Monday Closed
Tuesday 09:00 - 20:00

How to get there

Pozzo della Cava
Via della Cava, 28, TR, 05018, Orvieto
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