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Cantabon Cave

Philippines
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Type: Caverns/ Caves
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Lille, France
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

Whaouuuu !!!! It was our first speleology experience, and it was a pleasure ! A little afraid at the beginning when we saw the entrance of the cave, but it disapeared rapidly during ride. Great moment !

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Quillan, France
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

Cracking cave system but be aware that you may be waist deep in water an humidity is very high (in March). I would reccomend buying some cheap thongs rather than bugger up your Birkenstocks. Also think about your camera/phone. Well worth doing though. Cost was 590 pesos for two of us including all fees and two guides As you walk... More

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Helsinki
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
10 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

This is the 3th best place in the world that I have been! It is sooo amazing! It is like you are in an action movie or something. So authentic and you really paddle through the cave. Highly recommend! Better that underground river!

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

for those who think it is very expensive the price is 520 php for 3 people for that you get 2 guides, hard hats and torch the guides are local woman who are their to make sure you get out and not to explain the whos and hows about the caves ....it is a hard climb and not for those... More

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Aberdeen
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

We went along to this without really realising what we were getting into. Be warned, you will have to wade through water! My camera was destroyed in this cave. Apart from that I think I enjoyed the experience. The guides do not know anything about the history or formation of the cave and I thought it was a bit expensive.... More

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Nice, France
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2013

It's beautiful although it's a little expensive for what it is. It's a little physical and there's no security amenities. I do not recommend it with kids.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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17 reviews 17 reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2013

This is a really nice thing to do if you are ok with walking and crawling inside caves! There is a lot of water in the cave (it is so clean you can drink it), so bring clothes that can get wet and dirty (since you need to crawl at points). Also bring shoes that can get wet and which... More

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Bacolod, Philippines
Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
25 attraction reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2013

This was a great year ender! It was like a whole new subterranean world down there! Just take note not to wear Havanianas during the caving as the strap always gets removed!. Don't bring Big bags, important things that could get wet, don;t bring DSLR CAMERA INSDE!

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Istanbul
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2012

I'm not a seasoned caver. So we asked the guides from the village how it is. They said it is 800 meters and it is ok to go with sandals. So we did. Although they offered to lock our bags in the village center, they didn't mention that in the cave it is really wet. Sometimes you have to go... More

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Cebu City
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2012

Wow! That's all that I can really say. Pure nature untouched and undisturbed. The "swimming pool" is to die for. Never mind the difficult 800-m trek, the experience inside the caves is one-of-a-kind!

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