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Open caves on the way to Punta Bulata or Bacolod

We stop on our way to Punta bulata, great beach resort to stay at, and it was a nice visit to tease... read more

Reviewed 11 January 2017
Los angeles
A Visit to Mabinay: the Cave Town of Negros Oriental.

We conducted a seminar here last March 10-11, 2016. On the afternoon of March 10, we decided to... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2016
Dumaguete City, Philippines
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11 Jan 2017
“Open caves on the way to Punta Bulata or Bacolod”
Barangay Lamdas | Mabinay, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental, Philippines
+63 926 472 3352
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

I took the public bus and dropped in front of the Bulwang Caves. I was traveling by myself so I decided to wait for other people to show and I could split the cost. After 1/2 hour a group of 4 Filipinos arrived. The guide...More

Thank Fess S
Reviewed 11 January 2017

We stop on our way to Punta bulata, great beach resort to stay at, and it was a nice visit to tease open caves. We only visited the first three, it's called the beginner level, but there are many more to see if you are...More

Thank ManuLLosangeles
Reviewed 20 May 2016

We conducted a seminar here last March 10-11, 2016. On the afternoon of March 10, we decided to visit this cave because there was still time before it gets dark. So, we posed for picture-taking and as we went along the journey by hiking towards...More

1  Thank Bebie1959
Reviewed 31 March 2016

We toured Panligawan, Pandalihan, and Crystal Caves and it was a lot of fun and very reasonably priced. We have our own car and a group of five of us went there. The road from Dumaguete to Mabinay is good except for a couple of...More

5  Thank CharlieHepburn
Reviewed 8 March 2016

It's actually a grotto - no dark places, short, opened from both sides. But anyway nice to visit and spend time there. Good for photographers by the way.

2  Thank AnnLoznevaia
Reviewed 28 February 2016

It is just part of the tour to 3 caves. Nice to see, but nothing that special.It is more the whole package which is a 4-point tour and more interesting than the twinlakes. Easy to reach Bus stops directly at the entrance to the cave...More

Thank Petra L
Reviewed 9 February 2016

This is one of the three easy caves to explore. Nice for taking pictures coz it's not dark. It has an interesting story but be sure to visit on summer months so that it is not muddy.

Thank alg0
Reviewed 13 January 2016

When you get a experienced guide with good English and knowledge is is the whole walk to the three caves which make it a pleasant experience. Don't be too focused on the caves, it is the great nature, the surroundings, the stories a good guide...More

3  Thank Rhoody
Reviewed 9 July 2015

Mabinay is situated roughly in the central part of Negros Island. There are over 100 known caves, including the popular Bulwang Caves: Panligawan, Pandalihan, and Crystal Cave. Travel from Dumaguete City is about 2 hours. At the time the buses between Dumaguete and Mabinay was...More

1  Thank B Adventures A
Reviewed 6 January 2010

for people who are into spelunking, this one is an easy cave to explore. for the newbie in spelunking this can serve as a great start or intro. the word Panligawan means "courtship" coz the guide told me that on the olden days, the local...More

13  Thank exotictravelbug
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