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.
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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 »
These caves are 300,000 Years old (or somewhere in that age) the formations are mind blowing and the guides English is very good so you get great explanations. It is 150 steps down and then back up... more »
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
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