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Awesome cave

The cave is really awesome plus the church they built inside makes it very unique. It's just sad... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
gitte s
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Wonderful cave

We went here after Sagada. I suggest the reverse route--go here before Sagada because it was really... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2017
Lei D
via mobile
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Barangays Magdalo, Luzon, Philippines
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The cave is really awesome plus the church they built inside makes it very unique. It's just sad that some people who visited the cave vandalized the walls. Our tour guide is very good not only in giving the tour but also in photography. She...More

Thank gitte s
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We went here after Sagada. I suggest the reverse route--go here before Sagada because it was really hot 38 degrees as compared to Sagada's 19 degrees. It felt like sauna after a cold shower. It took us 5 hours to get here using Kalinga-tabuk road...More

Thank Lei D
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

10 kilometers from the main highway, 184 steps going up to the cave but it was worth the sweat seeing this natural wonder. This is a must place to see when visiting Cagayan especially for the adventurous ones. There's a chapel inside the cave and...More

Thank MSCRobel
Reviewed 16 March 2017

I suggest that you plan a day out for this to include a river outing. Getting to this place from Tuguegarao is quite expensive, but if you can get a van and share it with four or more people you can spread out the expense....More

Thank Gigi S
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

We visted Palaui Island last weekend and went to callao cave prior going to sta ana. This is like 40 mins away from Tuguegarao airport via Tricycle or 15-20 mina via Van. There's an entrance fee of 20 php for a tip for tour guide...More

Thank Roy S
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Going here, you will need to either have your own vehicle or hire a tricycle for a roundtrip. There is a fee for the upkeep of the place. There is a bit of a stair climb. Be careful of the steps though specially if you...More

Thank Chabs S
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Peaceful, amazing, historical, nature must always be preserved, lovely, around 45mins to the city, love to comeback again

Thank ice i
Reviewed 22 September 2016

We went there around 8am the place is still dark, go there around lunch time or in the afternoon.. though its dark you can still see its magnificent structure.. We had fun taking lots of pictures as we are the people on that time.. =)...More

1  Thank Kandida_248
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Outside, it looks like an ordinary cave. But upon entering and completing the whole tour around the place, I have felt inner peace. The place is dark inside yet because of the light coming from the holes above, the place looks more dramatic.

1  Thank RaxCandelaria
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Is a dead cave, however the light coming from the ceiling and the formation, makes it a very relaxing and peaceful place. It's a easy easy cave. There are some steps to reach it, but it worth. The guides are very good as well !

Thank Franz G
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