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Kiwengwa Caves

Kiwengwa-Pongwe Forest Reserve, Kiwengwa, Tanzania
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Nice and interesting for nature lovers

The Kiwengwa caves are a nice dry caves, there are two fo them. One is 300m long, that you can... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Edith S
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Great Caves to experience that are not over commercialised

these caves are perhaps not as well known as the others , and therefore are not as over... read more

Reviewed September 9, 2017
Emirate of Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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“crawling” (4 reviews)
Kiwengwa-Pongwe Forest Reserve, Kiwengwa, Tanzania
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Kiwengwa caves are a nice dry caves, there are two fo them. One is 300m long, that you can walk in. The end of it needs a little crawling. The other one next to it is is only 150m long. The scenery is nice...More

Thank Edith S
Reviewed September 9, 2017

these caves are perhaps not as well known as the others , and therefore are not as over commercialized as some tourist spots can get. this is most defiantly a positive. it cost around $3 / 5000tsz to enter. you go with a tour guide...More

Thank ChellyR
Reviewed August 24, 2017 via mobile

There are 2 caves there; the northern and the southern. You go inside with a flashlight for each person along with a guide. It was like going inside a haunted house in a theme park with the big spiders running and the flying bats. An...More

Thank AshrafBadr
Reviewed August 11, 2017 via mobile

Since there is not much to do in or near Kiwengwa, this is a perfect break for your beach days. It will take you a short taxi ride and give you a great experience. The local guides are very friendly and tell you a lot...More

Thank Marcel G
Reviewed July 31, 2017

close to the villa bahati, you can walk. there are guids waiting on you with a falshlight. the jungle trial was poor.

Thank edwinvanl
Reviewed July 10, 2017

There caves were the highlight of my time in Kiwengwa. They are definitely for the adventurous type. I went with two other travelers, we walked from our hotel down the highway and found them using Google Maps. Note that from the highway the sign says...More

Thank JacquelineMN
Reviewed February 12, 2017

These caves might not be insanely big, but very pretty and real. If you're adventurous you can crawl through to the other side...

1  Thank Charlotte J
Reviewed November 25, 2016

i recomand to visit here it was so ammaizing place that you can wouder wat was happen before it like rock did it

Thank joanederick
Reviewed August 30, 2016

We coupled this trip with a spice tour which I would really recommend! A great insight into a dark history, it allows you to touch and feel a very historically significant time in history. Steps into the cave are a bit steep so take care,...More

Thank sarah b
Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

first i'd like to state, that some of the reviews seem to be about another attraction. today we took a half day trip from pongwe to the caves and kendwa beach via the turtle sanctuary in nungwi. we had a really good time, although we...More

Thank Egil B
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