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Calinawan Cave

Tanay, Luzon 1980, Philippines
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Interesting side trip from Danarak Falls

We didn't know about the cave beforehand. We just saw a sign while on the way to Danarak and... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2017
mika g
via mobile
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During the late 1800's it became a hideout of the Katipuneros where they strategized against the... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2017
Jesson B
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good38%
  • Average33%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
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“nature lovers” (3 reviews)
“rainy season” (2 reviews)
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Tanay, Luzon 1980, Philippines
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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

We didn't know about the cave beforehand. We just saw a sign while on the way to Danarak and decided to ask around. A word of advice for anyone wanting to bring a car - while the road to Danarak was still fine, to Calinawan...More

3  Thank mika g
Reviewed 29 June 2017

During the late 1800's it became a hideout of the Katipuneros where they strategized against the Spanish forces.

Thank Jesson B
Reviewed 29 June 2017

We had a mild spelunking experience which lasted for less than an hour. There was some crawling in the mud in the third layer but it was still manageable even for not-so-active people like me. Going up to the 3rd layer was optional but I...More

1  Thank Onie T
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The tour is very cheap and affordable.. The adventure of being in the cave is very extreme and its very much recommended for thrill and fun seekers. Our tour guide (I forgot the name) is the granddaughter of Filipino "Robin Hood" Macario Sakay. Inside the...More

1  Thank Marce M
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

After visiting Daranak and Batlag Falls, we decided to visit this place. Some of my friends are hesitant to enter the cave but eventually we convinced them...the guide assigned to us is very friendly. A fee is collected prior entering the cave for the payment...More

3  Thank menojascastro
Reviewed 4 November 2016

It was my first time spelunking and the experience was really fun. Despite the Cave being used for filming locations that caused it to be "vandalized", I still enjoyed my experience here because of its rich history. The Cave was used when we were colonized...More

1  Thank Ktin Joy B
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

We went there during the rainy season,and the lower levels were flooded. We also opted not to traverse the hard trail because we have somewhere else to go to and we didn't want to be dirty from all the mud. Also, it was very humid...More

Thank moinx
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

One of the to do list if youre travelling to Tanay. Perfect for nature lovers and thill seekers. Believed to be a local hideout during worl war 2, its a long cave system with different levels and openings. One of Tanay's great wonders.

Thank Dan R
Reviewed 29 June 2016

My first review of this place was "too negative" for the editors. I was so angry and felt sorry about the situation So I will just tone it down = Its a good economical cave experience in Rizal. Worth visiting at least once by every...More

Thank GOFAR71
Reviewed 17 June 2016

It's (the last) part of my 6-hour city tour. There's a Php 200 tour guide fee and Php20 entrance fee. The cave has 7 layers, but in case you wish to explore layers 3-5 (6-7 are closed), the guide may simply ask you for a...More

Thank Erika_Tady
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