The Marble Caves of Carrara

The Marble Caves of Carrara, located between the majestic Alpi Apuane, are an epic scene of marble extraction that dates back to ancient Rome. This extraordinary place is famous for providing the precious white marble used in world-renowned works of art and architecture. The caves form a surreal landscape of extracted marble walls, creating a unique and evocative panorama. Exploring the caves offers a one-of-a-kind experience, allowing visitors to understand the process of marble extraction and the historical significance of this activity for the Carrara region.