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Address: East of Yapak, Aklan Province 5608, Philippines
Description: At twilight every day, thousands of bats awake from the caves and fly over...
At twilight every day, thousands of bats awake from the caves and fly over White Beach.
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Located on eastern side of Boracay Island, these are in bit bad shape and seems not visited frequently by tourists. We did not ventured inside, but from outside it was bit scary... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 24, 2015
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Hyderabad, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

Located on eastern side of Boracay Island, these are in bit bad shape and seems not visited frequently by tourists. We did not ventured inside, but from outside it was bit scary. Not suggested to go inside if you are with kids.

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Try and go here and your told its closed. Maybe local guides go here, but we didn't find one and did ask around. Hotels say closed and locals say you cant get there anymore.

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Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

They were really nice and worth going to. A nice sight, not to scary or expensive. A good way to spend some time......

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Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Had an awesome time at this place, its not a tourist trap at all but a full blown genuine bat cave that you need a guide with flashlights to climb down. When you get to the bottom theres a cool pool formation where the ocean is coming in. We saw 3 snakes in here too which was a good laugh.... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We visited Boracay, Phillipines in October 2014. We paid for the transfer to Bat Caves however upon near arrival were informed the Bat Caves and Crystal Cave were both closed to the public. Very disappointing.

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Pasig, Philippines
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

The trip is a dangerous one, as the tides could suddenly come up, and trap people inside. Plus being trapped means drowning also. And there were no bats to be found. My recommendation is to spend your money elsewhere.

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Beijing, China
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

It's really nothing to see there really, black,weat and you feel like rats going through all those long caves,nothing special...just dont go

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Horndean, null, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

spend your money on a Buko shake, haven't been bats here for years the trip is a lot of money and better spent on other trips instead

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New Delhi, India
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

I hate bats, so it is just my opinion. There are lots of those things out there. Go have fun, if you like.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2013

Just to give the company a different challenge for the day. We came here to see the inner part but not so much to the dark part of the cave. enough light can illuminate the entrance for picture taking. Enjoyable, We had fun!!!

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Address: East of Yapak, Aklan Province 5608, Philippines
Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Visayas  >  Panay Island  >  Aklan Province  >  Boracay

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