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Had a guided tour as part of jeep safari, guide spoke good English with lots of information. Amazing rock formations.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 25, 2015
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Newcastle upon Tyne
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

Had a guided tour as part of jeep safari, guide spoke good English with lots of information. Amazing rock formations.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

worth a visit, bring your camera, the guide will give you a torch, and don't let the bats put you off

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

The eastern tip of Varadero peninsula is teeming with limestone caves containing aboriginal pictographs, being this cave one of the main local attractions. It forms part of Varadero’s Ecological Reserve

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Fort St. John, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

Very informative staff member at the entrance of the cave, small fee to enter, lights provided, amazing hieroglyphics in the cave walls. Up close and personal with the bats. They are not afraid of the lights, the caves are very light with many holes in the roof and walls. Loved this little spot

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Saint John, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

We walked to the cave from our resort (Royalton) it was only about a 5 min walk. I'm not a great lover of bats, but it was certainly an experience. The cave paintings are really great and there are certainly lots of bats. It was really neat to see the openings in the tops of each room and the tree... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Guide was very informative and gave a detailed history of the caves and tainos people, explained the historic drawings. Lots and lots of bats and although they fly around the cave they never come near you. Bring your camera as lots to photograph.

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Elmira Ontario
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Was beautiful when you get in there but holy bats there were so many and I am terrified. Had to get out of there! But all the rest of my group went in to see them.

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Winnipeg, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Seeing bats up close is great, but you also get to see ancient hieroglyphics which are very impressive. Make sure you bring a good camera with a good flash.

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Welland, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Tour guide was a very nice guy, showed us some drawings and such. He let kids in for free but for 5cuc, its so cheap - its nice to tip. About 30 minutes a tour and he will probably let you explore if you are responsible.

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St. Catharines, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

A group of 5 went through this cave and we were pleased with the tour given by Rene. This sweet older man was entertaining and funny. Wasn't a big tour, maybe 15-20 minutes. Cave drawings were neat. Bats all over the place.

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