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We went to this cave with Barracuda Tours on a half day snorkeling tour. We paid 35 each and it was... read more

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eblakehelt
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Las Vegas, Nevada
Swimming inside the CAVE

My son and I have a great time swimming at this cave. The water was very refreshing!!. The natural... read more

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jaygun2413
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Toronto, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

We went to this cave with Barracuda Tours on a half day snorkeling tour. We paid 35 each and it was totally worth it. Just enough time to walk down on our own to the cave and swim in the (freezing) water. Got some great...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank eblakehelt
Reviewed yesterday

My son and I have a great time swimming at this cave. The water was very refreshing!!. The natural water came out from inside the ground that created the small pond. The stalagmite also amazing. I spend at least 30 minutes swimming there and we...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed yesterday

It was interesting seeing and swimming in the caves a little smaller than anticipated but was still a great experience. for the elderly or those that have difficultly with walking quite a few stairs to go up and down

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank skipbord
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had the luxury of getting out of Havana for a day trip to Matanzas, via Blexie Tours...and this was a great site!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SRQCrewser
Reviewed 2 days ago

Visited here as part of a jeep safari and it was lovely to get into the refreshingly cold water! Nice place to stop and not too busy when we were there.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank carolineo219
Reviewed 1 week ago

Be aware of tour guide cornering you to force for tips! Otherwise, a very nice cave with different rock formations to view and touch. Water is drinkable and it's perceived to elongate your life among other things.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank samthetrvler
Reviewed 1 week ago

When we arrived there were 5 other people at the cave. It is not large but great for snorkelling. My kids had great fun trying to get to the bottom (22 metres) and the eldest made it. Three bus loads of teenagers arrived as we...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Anne_B8891
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved swimming around the cave. The water is on the cool side but it was a lot of fun. Beware that there are a lot of stairs to climb down and up

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank NWcanada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visiting these caves was a unique experience. It is a place of wonder and natural beauty. There is a pathway and good lighting, but I would not have someone with limited mobility undertake this tour. My husband and I went with our two teenage children....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we stopped here for a dip in a beautiful cave after exploring Matanzas for the day, great way to cool off.

Date of experience: December 2018
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belinda h
April 29, 2018|
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Response from Sophienewfoundland | Reviewed this property |
You don’t need to know how to swim to visit. One end is shallow.
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Popkorn1955
April 14, 2018|
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Response from FamilyLloyd | Reviewed this property |
It's less than an hour, just off the Varadero Airport road... The whole Coral Beach/Saturn Cave tour cost $35 CUC each so I'd think $20 CUC return is about right... There is an admission charge to the cave.
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Marie B
March 31, 2018|
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Response from Kristin V | Reviewed this property |
That would depend o where you are staying. It is only 5 CUC to get in and always get the price from the Taxi driver before leaving. We were driven from Melia Penninsula to Cali 13 for 15 CUC but it is normally 20 CUC.
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