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Address: Callejon de la Loma, Cabarete 57000, Dominican Republic
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This group of connected rocks and boulders provides an interesting site for...

This group of connected rocks and boulders provides an interesting site for divers.

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Definitely an experience!

We were able to take a taxi from our hotel for $38US return. He waited for us. It took about 1hr30 maybe 2. Although the caves were rather small in size, they were interesting to... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2017
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Ottawa, Canada
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Birmingham
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68 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely afternoon exploring the caves, on arrival all the staff were very friendly, especially our guide Phil, he was very knowledgeable about the history of the caves and the vegetation that surrounds them, the tour took approx 2 hours, we would definitely visit again if we are able to go back.

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Thank em2309
Ottawa, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We were able to take a taxi from our hotel for $38US return. He waited for us. It took about 1hr30 maybe 2. Although the caves were rather small in size, they were interesting to look at and reminded me of the movie "The Descent". The guide Ceasar was most excellent at taking care of my mother through all those... More 

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Thank sylvierus
West Chester, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

I was in the 1/15 Fathom Cruise out in Amber Cove. I did some pre-research and decided that one day I would do my own exploring away from the usual tourist stuff. Found the "El CHOCO" Cabarete National Park caves online. From Amber Cove it is about 1hr 20min. Took a taxi ($100) and headed out to locate the caves.... More 

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Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017

These caves were small but really neat. Before walking to the caves, a guide gave very interesting facts about the area and showed us some very interesting plants. While the caves were small and narrow, there were employees inside of the caves helping people get in and out, which put everyone at ease. Would highly recommend this to anyone visiting... More 

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Annapolis, Maryland
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Reviewed 17 January 2017

This was the perfect activity for our first day in Cabarete as it is walkable from town and provides a nice intro to the basics of flora and fauna you can see in the area. The caves were pretty cool and taking a swim in the nice cool water was super refreshing and nice! Our guide was Ralmy, who did... More 

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Krakow, Poland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

We were told to pay 20$ each (4 people), trip suppose to take one hour, but it was 1km all together (maybe less). Proper price should be 3-5 usd max. Highly do NOT recommend.

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1 Thank Bartlomiej I
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Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

It was a cool tour with a good guide. Funny to jump in the cave water. Sad that you cant walk in the forest by yourself

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Thank Andreas J
Edmonton, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We just came back from the caves today. It was hot out and this was a great cool down. The paths are clean and well kept. Its not for someone that is physically challenged, as there are many steps, both up and down. The guide (Phil) was knowledgeable and fun. Its a bit over-priced but many things are. Great if... More 

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Thank TerminalTourist1966
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 October 2016

You have to be in some sort of shape, but it is well worth it to get down to the fresh water and jump in. Be ready to walk a lot of stairs

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Thank Eric R
Vancouver, Canada
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4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2016

I was not impressed. There were so many mosquitoes down there my friend had to try to keep them away from me with a leafy branch. Don't go down there in the summer - it is deathly hot and suffocating and really not worth the effort.

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