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Ambrosio Cave

1.5 Km East Of Camino de Las Antillas, Varadero 42200, Cuba
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Extraordinary

We visited as part of a tour. There was a resident archeologist who was so knowledgeable about the... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2017
glendandVince
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 CUC well spent !

You can walk to the cave from the Blau Hotel don't be cond into a taxi like some poor English... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2017
mmandjb
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Halifax, United Kingdom
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  • Average14%
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1.5 Km East Of Camino de Las Antillas, Varadero 42200, Cuba
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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

2  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

1  Thank Sellest
Reviewed 5 May 2017

this is really accessible with the town bus, and it is worth the time and money, you should go visit that cave, this is very interesting to see that people could live in these caves, with almost nothing... take a flashlight it will help.

Thank Marc G
Reviewed 23 April 2017

I don't know why the charge 5 cuc for this Cave that is waist money, should be free, but I understand it is help our Cuba people

Thank kevandy923
Reviewed 23 April 2017

It was only 5pesos for my son and I. Our guide was a lovely and knowledgeable man who spoke many languages.

Thank sonialoyer
Reviewed 14 April 2017

The guide was knowledgeable, funny, friendly, and very kind! He gave me a 3CUP note of Che Guerrera when I professed my quest for authentic Cuban money! I was full of gratitude! The cave is easy to get to if you take the very affordable...More

Thank Mexxinthecity
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