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| West of the River, Bukit Lawang 20774, Indonesia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my daughter vent to see the cave. We were very surprised when we saw the entrance, it was very unsafe to enter the cave

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Jens_Ole2014
Reviewed August 3, 2019

This is a great little starter trek, taking in the ubiquitous palm oil plantation, an active rubber plantation, the bat cave surrounded by jungle, and the gorgeous Landak River. A very nice spot for a cool dip. Careful though. Its easy to get overcharged. We...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank sunseeker2016
Reviewed May 24, 2019

If you are interested in caves this one is for sure worth visiting. At the time we were the only tourists and had a nice English speaking guide who was waiting for clients by the entrance. I suggest you bring your own flashlights!

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank martin_moore2000
Reviewed April 18, 2019

I visited the Bat Cave in Bukit Lawang one day after my 2 days trekking. It was a really nice experience and the cave is truly beautiful and worth a visit! After the sweaty visit we went for a refreshing swim to the closeby river...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank maierhelene
Reviewed April 8, 2019

This place is about a 15 minute walk from the ecolodge resort in Bukit Lawang. It is well sign posted, through a couple of plantations and them up some steps. When I went it was low season and the guides looked totally bored waiting for...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank DaveandL0uise
Reviewed April 8, 2019 via mobile

I read some reviews which said it was so-so, boring or no bats. There are two possible explanations: the the reviewers were in a different cave or they did not go with the guide. The entrance is 25k and you get the ticket. A guide...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank 828tomaszk
Reviewed March 25, 2019

The bat case itself is nothing special. But we were so happy we visited it, because here we met a group of guides from Local Guides who were so enthusiastically showing their group around in this cave, and they left such a good impression on...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Stephanie86Travel
Reviewed February 9, 2019 via mobile

Booked an excursion through our hotel. A nice walk through the jungle and had to climb some steep rocks to get to the cave. Overall it was a wonderful experience and the guide provided by the hotel on the rocks was amazing. If you in...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Maninawaz
Reviewed January 24, 2019 via mobile

We went oneorning, spent about an hour here. Its a fum scramble over rocks, around rocks and squeezing between rocks. The lighting on some caverns mystical when the sun shines through the sink holes. We were very lucky amd got to see a hugh male...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank blueesmrs
Reviewed December 12, 2018

It's a nice cave to visit when you are around. We went to Bukit Lawang to do a 3D2N jungle trek in Gunung Leuser National Park. Our tour operator (local-guides, they have a webpage) were absolutely amazing. Everything about the trek was fantastic, and upon...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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