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Ishigaki Island Limestone Cave

1666 Ishigaki, Ishigaki, Okinawa Prefecture 907-0023, Japan
+81 980-83-1550
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Ranked #16 of 45 attractions in Ishigaki
Type: Caverns/ Caves
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Ikoma, Japan
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

The size of the cavern was impressive, though it was not at all a difficult walk-through. The formations are many and interesting. Some of the lighting could have been more effective, but it's nothing to complain about. I didn't notice the music that other reviewers commented on. The cavern exits into the gift shop/restaurant, which looked inviting. Entrance fee is... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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78 reviews 78 reviews
7 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2013

I have to admit, I am not a great fan of visiting caves. Mmmmmm is my usual response. The formations on the rock were good. However the incessant music and voice over was truly distracting. We did see the pupae of the islands butterfly on the way in. They are a beautiful golden color.

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Ware, Hertfordshire
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88 reviews 88 reviews
50 attraction reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2013

Be careful! Some of the walkways are a bit slippery. The whining piped music is a bit off-putting, I must say, but the adventurous nature of the walk more than compensates.

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Randolph, New Jersey
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74 reviews 74 reviews
6 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2012

The Limestone Cavern is a nice place to visit on a rainy day. The caverns were more extensive than expected and had safe walkways with railings; it takes about 30 minutes for a self-guided tour. You are able to see many different and interesting stalactite and stalagmite formations. I disliked the piped in music and some of the lighting like... More

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