Opening times

The Grotta del Vento is open every day of the year (excluding Christmas).
In the periods between 1st April/1st November, 26th December/6th January and on Sundays and public holidays during the rest of the year the times are as follows:

1st itinerary: 10:00, 11:00, 12:00, 14:00, 15:00, 16:00, 17:00, 18:00.

2nd itinerary: 11:00, 15:00, 16:00, 17:00.

3rd itinerary: 10:00, 14:00.

On weekdays including Saturdays between 2nd November/24th December and between 7th January/31st March only the 1st itinerary (one hour) can be visited at the following times:

1st itinerary: 10:00, 11:00, 12:00, 14:00, 15:00, 16:00, 17:00, 18:00.

On busy days, to avoid overcrowding and long waiting, groups will enter as soon as they reach the maximum number.

For organised groups of at least 20 people (schools, companies, parishes, associations, etc..) all the itineraries can be made every day of the year, as long as they are booked a few days in advance.

Bookings can be made at the following address:
The management "Grotta del Vento" I-55021 Fornovolasco (LU)
tel. 0583722024 fax 0583722053



It is not allowed to take animals, sticks, umbrellas, tripods, large camera cases,
rucksacks, baby carries, pushchairs and large objects into the cave.
It is severely forbidden to touch or damage the formations, smoke, eat,
throw litter or other objects and disturb the visit in any way.
The use of cameras, flashes and small flashlights is authorized at the guide's discrection.


Price List 2020
(entrance fees per person)

1st Itinerary
€ 9,00
€ 7,00
€ 5,00
2nd Itinerary
€ 14,00
€ 11,00
€ 8,00
3rd Itinerary
€ 20,00
€ 16,00
€ 12,00

A reduced price is made to:
  • Children up to 10 years old
  • Military services*
  • Speleologists*
  • Organised groups of at least 20 people with a booking made at least 5 days before
  • Those who show the ticket of another cave which is part of the Italian Show Caves Association (AGTI)
(*) An identity document for those belonging to these categories must be shown.


In the Wind Cave all the tours are guided. Whereas the guide in Italian is available at any time, the frequency and availability of groups guided in other languages is variable and depends on the season.

In the case of a group not being available in the language chosen, an audioguide can be requested at the ticket office. It contains a detailed description of the cave in the following languages: English, German, French, Spanish, Polish, Dutch, Russian, Swedish, Portuguese, Hebrew.

The audioguide service is free.