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We went to the cave by taxi, as we were told that a tuc tuc would be unlikely to wait while we... read more

Reviewed May 27, 2014
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I was there this week with a friend. Some actual information: - entrance is Q 25 for foreigners... read more

Reviewed November 30, 2013
Sa S
Mexico City, Mexico
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Aug 15, 2016
“A secret gem outside Flores”
Santa Elena, Guatemala
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Reviewed January 16, 2018 via mobile

Seems they lost funding and it is some very similar rooms at the beginning, very slippery due to the constant humidity, and didn’t bother going through the narrow passages to the deeper chambers as didn’t have good lighting, and compared to excellent caves I’ve been...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Kulbi
Reviewed August 15, 2016

Once you've already done Tikal, I definitely recommend checking out Actun Kan if you have an extra day in Flores. The tuk-tuk (although cabs are more likely to wait for you to finish exploring the caves) brought us to the caves from Flores in just...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Josh P
Reviewed August 8, 2016

Actún Kan is a wonderful experience for those staying in Flores! Since most people go to Tikal for one day, Actún Kan offers a quick and exciting activity just 15 minutes from Flores. Additionally, its great for traveler's on a budge, as the entrance fee...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank jessicagutierrez33
Reviewed December 20, 2015 via mobile

It a place without guide, you have to rent a flashlight in the entrance and that's and extra fee, it's not enough just with the light of your phone (iPhone5S), the rental flashlight is like a candle. The trail has a lack of indications, so...More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank Checha M
Reviewed May 27, 2014

We went to the cave by taxi, as we were told that a tuc tuc would be unlikely to wait while we explored the cave. The taxi driver was happy to wait for us, and the cost was very reasonable from our hotel in Flores...More

Date of experience: January 2014
3  Thank Mungle
Reviewed November 30, 2013

I was there this week with a friend. Some actual information: - entrance is Q 25 for foreigners, Q15 for Guatemalans - Bring your own torch or rent one for Q 10 - Mototaxis from Flores cost Q 15 per tour - There is the...More

Date of experience: November 2013
4  Thank Sa S
Reviewed December 13, 2011

If you stay in Flores or close by and have some time to stroll around, consider exploring this great cave-system! It's definitely worth a visit and it's really close to St. Elena. Just take any tuktuk and ask for the grutas and they'll drop you...More

Date of experience: November 2011
6  Thank stenama
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