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The person guiding you inside speaks many languages, making the visit very enjoyable. A small walk... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Claudelar1948
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Quebec City, Canada
Great way to spend an hour

It was a great experience for my teenage girls. The guy at the entrance was very helpful and... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Marnie M
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Montreal, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The person guiding you inside speaks many languages, making the visit very enjoyable. A small walk from the Blau Varadero hotel and many visit using transport from Varadero

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Claudelar1948
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped into the caves from the Beachtur hop on/hop off bus which costs 5 cuc per person for the whole day. Lady at the entrance collected 5 cuc from each of us for the caves and told us a bit about the paintings, bats...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It was a great experience for my teenage girls. The guy at the entrance was very helpful and provided us with a flashlight. It was worth the 5 CUC entrance fee just to hear my girls squeal every time they shined a light on the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Marnie M
Reviewed March 13, 2019

Not a very long tour, probably 20 - 30 minutes but learned a lot. Guide was very informative (and in many languages). Lots of bats, didn't bother us but just saying...

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank cptncanuk
Reviewed March 2, 2019

This was within walking distance. We went to check it out. Its kind of neat. Worth a visit if your in the area but I wouldn't travel a great distance to visit.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank corcarb
Reviewed February 24, 2019

Interesting PreColumbian art and LOTS of bats. Nice and cool on a hot day. Rent a flashlight or bring your own

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank KennyKellyK
Reviewed January 24, 2019

This is a bat cave on the main drag to Varadero. It has amazing history inside and hundreds of different species of bats. Loved it

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank mistybluetammy
Reviewed January 20, 2019 via mobile

Saw this place on the bus ride to Varadero. Took a taxi the next day to check it out. Cool little cave takes about 15 minutes to go through but was interesting and kids enjoyed it. Lots of little caverns filled with bats pretty cool...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 19, 2019

Very cool, if small cave. 5 CUC to enter and get a guided tour. "Ancient" cave paintings and hundreds of bats make it worth the price of entry. And, its on the Double Deck bus route!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Michael P
Reviewed January 19, 2019 via mobile

Interesting especially for the light and shadows and for the bats living there. The ancient wall inscriptions and paintings are interesting if you have a guide explaining them (it's included in the entrance fee which is 5 CUC). Closes at 4:30pm. We were a bit...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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bonigo
November 29, 2018|
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Response from clairela78 |
Too far to walk. Your best bet is the hop on/hop off Beachtur bus. Your hotel can direct you to bus stop just outside hotel gates. The cost is 5 CUC per person and the ticket is good all day so you can combine with bus trip... More
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Lisa N
October 18, 2018|
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It is not very accessible for wheelchair, the floor is very uneven and the visibility is not the best
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