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2 weeks ago
“If high tide, you won't see it.”
17 Jul 2018
“OK, but not much more”
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

At a point you have to decide (or someone from the boat will) whether you want to enjoy longer in the places you will visit before or you want to get here with low tide. If high tide the boat cannot get inside.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Rauldf75
Reviewed 18 July 2018

I think if this is included in a tour, then go for it. But I wouldn't waste time to go and see just this cave. You can not go in by boat, only stay outside. It is of course cool to see the cave, but...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank JesKob
Reviewed 19 November 2017

Big boats can not get through this cave. It looks spectacular but swimming in it is prohibited due to strong current and sightings of sea snakes. Our boat moored at the cave's mouth for a brief while and the only thing tourists can do is...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Sealfixation
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Worth a short stop to make a fabulous picture and then move on to the next paradise destination around!

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank suzymichigan
Reviewed 19 July 2017

The cathedral caves are shallow caves which are shaped like cathedral spires. Good for picture taking but not much else.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Manuel L
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Mark, from the El Nido Resort, escorted my family into the caves. Extremely dark, scary at first but so cool. Would recommend to wear water shoes not sandals.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank jennbabia33
Reviewed 2 June 2017

We went here just to take photos. The boat is unable to enter the cave and we were not allowed to swim inside because there are a lot of sea snakes. The story behind it was also interesting!

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank francescagerona
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Beautiful! The rock formation was just beautiful. Got lots of pictures inside on the boat of course. Only one boat can go in at a time. We went early so there wasn't a lot of boats going in.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Layn33
Reviewed 24 April 2017

There were cool caves, naturally formed, with lots of sharp edges. Make sure you're protected from the jagged edges.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Mark L
Reviewed 18 April 2017

I is included in tour B out of El Nido. Unfortunately the boat staff usually limits the visit to a stop in front. But it is great if the tour boat lets you swim.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank raobert
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