Cuevas de Bellamar, Matanzas

#2 of 30 in Things to do in Matanzas
Must see · Cave · Nature / Park
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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  • We’ve visited here several times with friends and family who have come to visit us. The guided tour is typically a group of at least 10 people depending on the season and time of day, but we’d...  more »
  • 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 »
  • 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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