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Cantabon Cave

Address: Philippines
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Type: Caverns/ Caves, Nature & Parks
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Cebu Island, Philippines
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

a great adventure. Its very safe with three guides per group. Beautiful cave. Its a must if your in Siquijor

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Quezon City
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75 reviews 75 reviews
16 attraction reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

This is our fifth cave together as a couple. Oooooh. How time flies. :) Hehehehe. There are two access going here. (1) via Siquijor (2) via Bandilaan National Park Since we are circumnavigating the island via motorycle (its a bucket list, and we did it! hooray! :D) we entered via Bandilaan National Park and exited via Siquijor. Entrance at Luyang... More 

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Riddells Creek, Australia
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46 reviews 46 reviews
24 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

It's not spoiled by too much paths and updates, so it has just the bare needed assists to get through. There are some quite deep pools. The formations are very very good, and i tell you that you must do this cave.

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Sagay City, Philippines
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117 reviews 117 reviews
31 attraction reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

We arrived at the barangay hall at 6:15am. I had to be early because I needed to catch a ferry at 11am. It was open but no one was "officially" working yet as they said they actually start at 8am. But the lady who lives near the barangay hall was very accommodating and apologetic. She was quick to find me... More 

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17 reviews 17 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

The Cantabon Cave was one of my highlights in Siquijor. Absolutely stunning - you walk through a river inside the mountain and will see stone formations you most likely have never imagined they even existed. Bring flip-flops or water shoes and be ready to get wet about up to your hips (swim shorts ideal). The guides are all local and... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

You will pay php500 plus an admission free for two local guides and a set of headlight and helmet Pros: Unique, quiet Cons: Narrow passage ways, low head room, tedious treking

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Wow what an experience. Don't go if you are claustrophobic. Really beautiful inside but ware waterproof shoes and something you don't mind getting wet and dirty. Glad I did it but wouldn't want to do it again.

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Lille, France
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 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
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
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
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39 reviews 39 reviews
11 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 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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