Cuevas de Bellamar, Matanzas

4.4
Explore Cuevas de Bellamar, an ancient cavern system with intricate rock formations. Venture into the deepest caves in Cuba, which, discovered in 1861, rank among its oldest tourist attractions. Descend a large man-made staircase into the cavern, where you can explore 1 km (0.6 mi) of the vast system. Admire the stalactites, stalagmites, and glittering crystalline formations that grace the cavern walls, and consider taking a drink from the "fountains" of love and youth. Make Cuevas de Bellamar a centerpiece of your Matanzas vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Matanzas online vacation planner.
Create an itinerary including Cuevas de Bellamar
map
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors
Cuevas de Bellamar Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
600 reviews
Google
4.5
TripAdvisor
  • The 45 min guided tour makes you feel like an explorer. Guide spoke English. The enormity of the cave network - 24 km of passages, going down to 100 m. We only ventured 32 m down, which was enough...  more »
  • These caves in Matanzas are an excellent place to visit. No bats or animals to be seen! The formations are interesting and the tour guide gives a good explanation. Wear comfortable shoes with a...  more »
Google
  • I have to say that I have seen better. Good choice for who is the area.
  • One of the best caves in Cuba! Definitely worth a visit

Plan your trip to Matanzas

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Matanzas

See all ›
4.5
Duration:2 h
4.3
Duration:2 h
4.8
Duration:1 h
4.5
Duration:2 h

Hidden gems in Matanzas

4.5
Duration:30 min
4.9
Duration:2 h
5.0
Duration:2 h
3.3
Duration:2 h

Side trips from Matanzas

2.9
Duration:2 h
3.3
Duration:4 h
3.9
Duration:4 h

Nearby attractions in Matanzas

5.0
Duration:4 h
4.2
Duration:30 min
5.0
Duration:2 h
4.6
Duration:2 h

Historic Sites in Matanzas

4.0
Duration:2 h 30 min
3.8
Duration:1 h 30 min

Neighborhoods in Matanzas

2.5
Duration:2 h