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Ambrosio Cave

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Address: 1.5 Km East Of Camino de Las Antillas, Varadero 42200, Cuba
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We called here on a local sightseeing trip was nice to get out of the summer heat worth a visit if you are out and about in Varadero

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
JoArtemis
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Knottingley, United Kingdom
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birmingham
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked to this cave from our nearby hotel Blau to learn about the history of this area. Our guide was so knowledgeable and amusing he made the visit so enjoyable. There are bats flying around the cave but they do not come near you, so no need to worry. There are paintings on the wall from the ancient Indians.... More 

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Knottingley, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We called here on a local sightseeing trip was nice to get out of the summer heat worth a visit if you are out and about in Varadero

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Thank JoArtemis
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this cave in August. The guide was very interesting and had lots of information to share about the cave, the paintings and... the bats! I, personally, don't like flying birds around me. However, this didn't stop me from visiting cueva de ambrosio. Yes, the bats fly, but they don't come near people. We were there with our 7-year... More 

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Breda, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are afraid of bats, do not go there! The guide was very friendly and told a lot of interesting things about the cave. Worth a visit!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went to the cave with my husband to see the three species of bats that are native to the cave. In all honesty, I was pleased and surprised by the gentleman who worked there, he was knowledgeable about the history of the caves, the vegetation, and the bats. I truly recommend this as it is a short trip by... More 

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Thank Maeve T
Niagara Falls, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic opportunity and you will be talking about this experience for the rest of your life. The water is cool but fresh the caves are enlightening and you feel like a past life explorer. The water will make you feel so refreshed and it is very dark water and not to worry re sharks. We laughed and laughed with our... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

Very interesting and cool experience. The tour was 5cuc and was well worth it. Our guide Renee spoke great English aswell as French. Lots of bats but they dont bug you as long as you dont bug them. Be willing to get dirty and crawl into the smaller sections, it is a great adventure. Very humid and hot in the... More 

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Thank albertalove
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2016

I would recommend to go to the Curve Ambrosio Cave if you staying in Varadero. The gentleman showed us in the cave and he gave us a torch to go around in the cave but I would recommend if you can get a torch before you go there and another thing I would recommend to take a bottle of water... More 

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Thank Michael V
Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

small cave system on main varedaro road. the guide makes it for me. he shows wall paintings ,strange trees coming through ceiling and many fruit bats.

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Thank steveleeds2
Oshawa, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

This is good small cave just a few minutes walk from the resort that we stayed. Size is good enough to bring young kids as they won't be as scared as going into a massive cave system. Still has a lot of bats and a number of chambers to explore. My kids had fun.

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