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Cave on northern Eleuthera resembling a church.
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was on our day that we traveled to the Northern part of the Island. This was pretty cool to walk into as well as the history behind it. I would recommend coming here when doing the other attractions in this area of the island....More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank nibaldom2015
Reviewed June 27, 2019

the cave is only feet from the trail head and the attached beach is incredible. lots of wildlife and flowers. really a nice spot to visit.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank 113duanew
Reviewed June 23, 2019

You just drive right up to it and not much to see or explore. Lots of mosquitoes! I wouldn't waste your time. Same with the Sapphire Hole.

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank MBBFitzy
Reviewed June 7, 2019 via mobile

Cool cave , lots of history, easy to find. Beautiful beach just down the path opposite the cave entrance

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank harleyduce2001
Reviewed April 8, 2019 via mobile

It was a very shallow cave from what I saw. IF there was any more to it you would have had to crawl through a tiny place, which I’m not comfortable with. The path is fine for jogging strollers or beach carts. There is a...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank savebysale
Reviewed April 3, 2019

Very interesting and a much larger cave than I anticipated. It’s obvious why the island’s founders chose this spot when seeking shelter after their shipwreck. There’s not a lot to see here, but it’s an important place of historical significance for the island. It’s not...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank rmitgoteam
Reviewed March 26, 2019 via mobile

Cool if you like history, but much smaller than expected. Didn’t do much for me, there is a beach near by tho.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Kristy C
Reviewed March 6, 2019

Loved it, but I'm a history buff. Was easy to imagine the folks from long ago gathering in this place. Also, walk across the parking lot to the beach. You'll see Devils Backbone reef which is what they shipwrecked on.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Renee R
Reviewed February 25, 2019

Stopped at Preacher's Cave as part of our drive to the north end of the island. It's free and not too scary to walk inside and check out the place where the first settlers took shelter - Puritans coming from Bermuda who shipwrecked on the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Tropicbird
Reviewed January 24, 2019

Gives you a quick run down of how the island happened to be populated. There's not much to see other then the cave but it is amazing how they were able to survive in such an incoming habitat.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MindyMoo62
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