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Lake Avernus

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Marco
Marco
April 11, 2018
Ancient Virgilius Lake Averno
Former
Former
June 19, 2016
Lake Avernus is a volcanic crater lake. It is near the volcanic field known as the Phlegraean Fields and comprises part of the wider Campanian volcanic arc. Avernus was of major importance to the Romans, who considered it to be the entrance to Hades. Roman writers often used the name as a synonym…
Salvio
Salvio
December 21, 2014
As Book Six of Virgil's The Aeneid tells us, Lago Averno or Lake Averno, in Naples, Italy, comes from...
Vincenzo
Vincenzo
April 21, 2014
Vulcanic and historival site
Agostino
Agostino
October 23, 2018
Una bellissima passeggiata nei luoghi in cui Virgilio definì nell'Eneide "La porta degli inferi"

Lake Avernus by Airbnb Experiences

Get to know this iconic landmark through Airbnb Experiences, small group activities led by locals
Location
Pozzuoli, Campania 80078