THE WELL AND THE CAVES

the underground caves of Orvieto’s Medieval quarter

USEFUL INFORMATION

how to visit the caves of Pozzo della Cava

LA BOTTEGA DEL POZZO

the typicality declined in many ways

NEWS

latest news and updates

From 1 April 2022 NO Covid Certificate is needed to access the Pozzo della Cava archaeological complex

[From 1st May the use of the face mask is RECOMMENDED, especially in case of gathering]

THE CAVES OF POZZO DELLA CAVA

A descent into a fascinating corner of underground Orvieto that winds under the streets and houses of the oldest part of the medieval quarter

A dive into the bowels of the Orvieto cliff, among small underground treasures to be discovered in absolute freedom and in total safety

A heritage of archaeological evidence re-emerged thanks to private commitment after centuries of neglect

COMBINED TICKETS & SPECIAL OFFERS

POZZO DELLA CAVA

Entrance ticket to the underground archaeological complex of Pozzo della Cava

[OrvietoBooking.com]

€ 4 full ticket
€ 2,50 reduced

MEDIEVAL JOURNEY

Cathedral,
Cathedral Museum,
Clock Tower,
St. Patrick's Well,
Pozzo della Cava

[CartaUnica.it]

€ 15 full ticket
€ 10 reduced

UNDERGROUND JOURNEY

Pozzo della Cava,
St. Patrick's Well,
«Orvieto Underground»,
Etruscan necropolis

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€ 15 full ticket
€ 10 reduced

ORVIETO CARD

All the Orvieto's museums and monuments in a single ticket - valid for one year

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€ 25 full card
€ 20 reduced

LA BOTTEGA DEL POZZO

café|restaurant|wine

pottery | books

workshop

LATEST NEWS

From 1 April 2022 no Green Pass to visit our caves

From 1 April 2022 no Green Pass to visit our caves

Starting from Friday 1 April 2022, subject to new provisions of the Government, for access to the Pozzo della Cava archaeological complex: NO Covid Certificate NEEDED; No reservation IS NECESSARY if the visit takes place during normal opening hours; obviously...

Nativity in the Well

33rd NATIVITY IN THE WELL

After the very lucky (Covid excluded) and very welcome five-year period of the Witnesses, a new narrative cycle is inaugurated this year: the EXCLUDED

The 33rd edition is entitled "THE FOURTH WISE MAN" and features Artaban, the fourth wise who did not manage to arrive in time to see the Child King

From 23 December 2022 to 8 January 2023