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Unique cave around Rousse town

35 km away from Rousse town close to river Cherny Lom. A very suitable place for day trips, there... read more

Reviewed February 3, 2019
Ruse, Bulgaria

This is truly a hidden gem. The cave is big, with great illumination and it's easy to walk through... read more

Reviewed August 15, 2018
Bucharest, Romania
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Reviewed February 3, 2019

35 km away from Rousse town close to river Cherny Lom. A very suitable place for day trips, there is a hut where you can spend the night. There is a wonderful panoramic view over the canyon. The cave is reached after a 5-minute walk...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

This is truly a hidden gem. The cave is big, with great illumination and it's easy to walk through it and it's very beautiful. The visits are guided, 1 group per hour. The guide is really great and funny and ads value to the visit....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

We went there spontaneously in the afternoon, not many people. Tour was in English and Bulgarian. A bit short. 14°C always! 6lv for adults, 3 for student. No card, no Euro! Scenery around is beautiful!

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Philipp G
Reviewed May 27, 2018

Satisfactory organized for group visit. However, we were 6 English speakers among a larger group (about 20-25) ofBulgarians and the guide didn't explain almost anythig in English, except few words at the beginning of the visit. We had to follow the group for 45 minutes...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Mihaela C
Reviewed January 5, 2018

The Orlova Chuka cave is located on the Northern shore of the Cherni Lom river, about 45 km South of Ruse, and therefore, South of the Danube river. It lies about 3 km from the town of Pepelina, the closest settlement to the caves. The...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed October 21, 2017 via mobile

Big cave, its very cold inside be sure to have some warm clothes even if you are visiting in the summer. The ticket is 6lv, the tours are hourly. The tour is in bulgarian but the guides speak other languages so probably you will understand...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank irmao64
Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

Make sure to keep an extra clothing. We were the only people to go in our short and a thin t-shirt. :( Temperature drops to 16 maybe. Anyway its a good exp. People would have stayed here as home maybe long before.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank jiffyshams2019
Reviewed July 21, 2017

Orlova Chuka cave is well worth the trip. If you have a car, it's easy enough to find. We didn't, so it was more difficult - in the end, we rented a car out of Ruse. We'd read mixed reviews about tours, but we arrived...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank witsendphotography
Reviewed May 18, 2017

The cave itself is very picturesque and interesting, but the main hero is the guide. The guy was singing to showcase the acoustic of the cave, telling interesting stories and facts, joking with us, reciting poems and playing "piano" on the rocks just to please...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank lubomir_stoyanov
Reviewed April 10, 2017

The cave is beautiful, there are huge halls, narrow passes, lots of cave formations, but the best part was the way guide presented the cave. Strongly recommend. Be aware that the temperature is low at any time of year, so extra clothes will be needed...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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