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Ambrosio Cave

1.5 Km East Of Camino de Las Antillas, Varadero 42200, Cuba
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Ambrosio Cave with paintings and bats.

This is a fantastic place to visit, run by a little man with a passion for Cuba's bats. Given a... read more

Reviewed yesterday
debbieandben1
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Nice find

A short walk from our hotel, it was a pleasant surprise, About 5 Kuk's entry fee but the guide at... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Dawleyjockeys
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Telford
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1.5 Km East Of Camino de Las Antillas, Varadero 42200, Cuba
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a fantastic place to visit, run by a little man with a passion for Cuba's bats. Given a large torch, we were led into a cave system teeming with bats and ancient cafe paintings. Light streamed through natural holes to make it a...More

Thank debbieandben1
Reviewed 3 days ago

A short walk from our hotel, it was a pleasant surprise, About 5 Kuk's entry fee but the guide at the cave was excellent and caves were bigger than we expected although saying that not huge.

Thank Dawleyjockeys
Reviewed 13 June 2017

We passed the sign for the Ambrosio Cave on the Hop-on, Hop-off bus tours, and we are so glad we decided to stop and visit. When we went, us group of 6 were the only ones there at the time, which gave the guide a...More

2  Thank monica55x
Reviewed 1 June 2017

This is a little adventure where you can see ancient cave drawings, made by the original inhabitants of Cubs. If you don't like bats, I would avoid but for me it was exciting!

Thank AngleBlue
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

We visited as part of a tour. There was a resident archeologist who was so knowledgeable about the history of the wall painting and also the bats. The caves were teeming with bats, who were only just above our heads. If you visit, make sure...More

Thank glendandVince
Reviewed 22 May 2017

You can walk to the cave from the Blau Hotel don't be cond into a taxi like some poor English teenagers where that arrived at the same time as us only to see it was 10 mins walk away. The caves are very interesting to...More

1  Thank mmandjb
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We were lucky enough to arrive just as a small group tour was starting, and the guide was able to point out the features - bats, petroglyphs etc. and give a little background. Walking distance from Iberostar Varadero - just walk out to the highway...More

Thank 692evaw
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Second visit to this amazing Cave: ancient cave paintings and fabulous bats. Tricks: 1. go between noon and 1pm as the light shines beautifully into holes from above at that time and you get the best views and photos. 2. The guide gives you a...More

Thank Christine J
Reviewed 9 May 2017

This is a great little excursion in Varadero! It's about a 4 minute walk from the nearest hop on/hop off bus stop, and is 5 CUC for entry. We spent a bit over an hour in this small cave system. The guide took our payment...More

Thank Harry K
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Stumbled across this place by accident as we were walking from our hotel to Carahicacos Ecological Reserve and thought we'd have a look. It was only 5 CUC entrance and the guide made the visit very interesting. He pointed out the drawings on the walls...More

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