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Address: Pepelina, Ruse, Bulgaria
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+359 88 600 3233

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Rare opportunity to visit breathtaking cave

This is a rare chance to visit a magnificent cave 15 km long, the second largest in Bulgaria. A tour guide accompanies groups of up to 15 people on an hourly basis, it is open... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 8, 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2016

This is a rare chance to visit a magnificent cave 15 km long, the second largest in Bulgaria. A tour guide accompanies groups of up to 15 people on an hourly basis, it is open officially from 9am to 5pm. We went on a Saturday at 10.50 am for an 11 am start. This was when it opened for the... More 

Thank steviegs
Sofia, Bulgaria
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2016 via mobile

The cave is open from April 1st to November 1st every day from 9 to 17h including the weekends. Entrance fee is 6 BGN for adults and the tour takes about an hour. Each tour starts at :00h so try being there at :30-:40h as you need time to buy tickets and climb lots of stairs. There is a good... More 

Bucharest, Romania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016 via mobile

1. The guide is very smart and funny. He spoke in Bulgarian and French with us and often used some word in Romanian. 2. The temperature is 14•c constant so you might need to have a jacket. 3. The road is very good and clear. You have to reach Dve Mogili (30km from Ruse). From here to the cave you... More 

Thank AlinaLutu
Sofia, Bulgaria
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

The cave is very beautiful, quite young compared to the other caves in Bulgaria. The shapes inside of it are very beautiful and interesting. The guide was very funny and entertaining. Only downside are the very big groups, which enter the cave at one time.

Thank EmiliaKaneva
Bexleyheath, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2016 via mobile

We visited here as a massive family group. There are approximately 130 steps down to the caves which are quite steep and I would not recommend for elderly or fragile visitors. Our guide spoke French so this was not particularly helpful because we were not aware when he was taking us through low areas requiring lots of bending. Overall though... More 

Thank Victoria S
Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016

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 

Thank Ken N
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 5, 2016 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.

Thank Wendy G
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5 of 5 bubbles 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 

Thank Gabriel G
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5 of 5 bubbles 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.

Thank Romain P
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5 of 5 bubbles 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.

Thank Juliana T

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