Amalfi Coast Destination Private Tours & Transfers : Conca Dei Marini
Conca dei Marini is a seaside village on the Amalfi Coast that preserves the charm of an ancient fishing village decorated with landscapes of a great beauty. The village, with white colored small houses, is developed entirely on a small bay dominated by the so-called Saracen Tower, an ancient watch tower with a square base built in 1563 to defend the population from pirate raids. The Emerald Grotto is one of the jewels of Conca dei Marini. it takes the name from the brilliant green reflections in the water when the sun filters through inside. The light is also reflected on the walls, unreal and magical. This sensation is enhanced by the irregular form of the walls and the several stalagmites and stalagtites. The Grotto was descoverd in 1932 and it is around 24 meters high , 60 meters long and 30 meters wide. To visit the Church and Monastery of St. Rosa where it was made for the first time the famous culinary delight, “The Sfogliatella Santa Rosa”.