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Cave Tubing

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Cave Tubing

Can some one explain to me what Cave tubing is? Do you really go into a cave to tube on the river? Is it dark like a cave? How can that be much fun to be in the dark? Isn't it scary?

Davie, Florida
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1. Re: Cave Tubing

ys sit on an inner tube floating down a stream underground. depends on if your afraid of the dark as to if its scary or not.

San Ignacio, Belize
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It's Awesome! You are never in pitch black. You do have headlamps. You are on an inner tube. It's an amazing time, and there's nothing that will hurt you. They provide life jackets if you need one. You can swim at anytime. There's one spot where the guides will tell you it's a waterfall. Don't worry, it isn't.

Enjoy it!

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Hi, cave tubing is great. My blog on cave tubing (with photos) should give you a good feel for what it involves:


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Cave tubing isn't scary at all. Like others said, you have a head lamp on (as well as all the multiple other tourists that will be there with you) so it isn't really that dark. The river moves at a near crawl speed.

Another way to see the caves is go hiking in the ATM cave. That skeleton you see at the top of that other persons blog is from the ATM. I myself like that tour better as you have to hike through a couple of rivers and see way more artifacts and a skeleton inside the ATM cave. But I think the ATM cave is a little more scary than the cave tubing (you have to swim across a very short stretch of river where you can't touch bottom), not scary to most people still I think but I can see some being scared of ATM.

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