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Address: Pepelina, Ruse 7000, Bulgaria
Phone Number: 0886003233
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Great Cave

This is a very easy cave to get in and out of. Our guide was great! She was very knowledgeable and gave our family a wonderful and fun tour of the cave.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Wendy G
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Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The cave is very good (entrance 8 Lev) and well worth five stars in itself. However, there is a guided tour (in Bulgarian) and whether it occurs or not seems to depend on how many people turn up. It is probably OK at weekends in summer, but it is risky to go there midweek. Fortunately, a few people turned up... More 

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Thank Ken N
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7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very easy cave to get in and out of. Our guide was great! She was very knowledgeable and gave our family a wonderful and fun tour of the cave.

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Thank Wendy G
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13 reviews
11 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

The road to the cave is in good condition, the cave itself is located in Rusenki Lom canyon, a superb location. Is good illuminated, the entry fee is 6 BGN and the tours are guided. We waited around 30 minutes before entering. A lot of lizards are on the path to the cave. The guide was very helpful.The 2 of... More 

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Thank Gabriel G
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21 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016 via mobile

This cave is near to ruse. A bit difficult to find and not easy to deal with the guide and receptionist which doesn't speak so good English. After this step you will enjoy this amazing huge caves. If you can do it one of the best cave ever.

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Thank Romain P
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

It was a highlight of our trip to the Valley of the Thracian Kings. My kids ages 11 and 16 really enjoyed the experience. Unfortunately, the guide didn't speak English, though between Russian and bits of Romanian that he knew, he was trying to make us feel included. We saw bats and got to even touch one.

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Thank Juliana T
Ruse, Bulgaria
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15 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2016

Orlova Chuka is the 2nd longest cave in Bulgaria. It is stunningly beautiful! There is even a heart-shaped hole on the ceiling on one spot ;o) There is one cave tunnel that is called Champs Elysees because it is so long and beautiful! Prepare yourself for mesmerizing cave views and structures!

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Thank Devora777
Ruse, Bulgaria
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24 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016 via mobile

It is good for some family fun, specially when you are with kids around 6yrs old. You can walk in the surroundings - walk down by the river, nature is great. The cave is marvelous and you can see bats everywhere. Amazing nature formation inside..very quiet and relaxing..

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Thank Margarita G
London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2016

Rubbish service, not friendly, only Bulgarian spoken by the guild, who makes up dumb stories about Dracula. The caves are not very well looked after. Although there's a good viewing point from outside of the caves.

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Thank 11brett111
Iasi, Romania
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7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

The cave itself is interesting and somehow beautiful as the walls are calcareous (I suppose), so they have nice curves. They look nice in pictures. There is a lot of misinformation about it on the net. They say visiting hours are between 9 and 17, each hour. Actually, it is between 10:20 and 17, and it is not hourly. Those... More 

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Athens, Greece
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82 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

In case you do not have claustrophobia it is a great experience to get inside this unique cave system. The guides are very good, there is even a place to have a tea outside.

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