Booked 3 of us on 2 hour "Tour of Island with Blue Grotto". Publicity material stated: "We stop and visit the legendary Blue Grotto with its magic, all to be discovered from inside..." Tour started off OK and we went90% of the way around the island - brilliant!! Then we got to Blue grotto and guide said it was too busy - probably a 2 and a half hour wait to get in grotto, so he was going back to the start of the tour (Porto Marina). As a consequence we never went near the Blue Grotto and got back after only 1 and a half hours. Many of us complained and they pointed out that on the boarding ticket it did say that if the queues for the Blue Grotto were more than 45 minutes then the guide has the right to return to port. You only get to know this condition AFTER you have paid for your ticket. We continued to complain, and were offered a free ride to the Blue Grotto as compensation, but it would have to be straight away or another day. We did not want to go straight away and they said that would be the only opportunity as the sea was getting "rough" and they may close the grotto anyway. We said that was unacceptable. They refused to pay us compensation for not delivering what was advertised and for reducing the trip by 25%!! SO BEWARE OF THIS CON. Check what they say BEFORE you buy the tickets. As this has left a sour taste in our mouths we have given this a poor rating. The ret of the trip around the island was excellent.
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