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Sawa-I-Lau Caves

679, Fiji
+679 844 0435
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
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“blue lagoon” (9 reviews)
“low tide” (9 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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679, Fiji
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+679 844 0435
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"blue lagoon"
in 9 reviews
"great experience"
in 5 reviews
"low tide"
in 9 reviews
"main cave"
in 6 reviews
"swimming underwater"
in 6 reviews
"boat trip"
in 6 reviews
"hold your breath"
in 5 reviews
"few seconds"
in 4 reviews
"beautiful cave"
in 3 reviews
"local village"
in 3 reviews
"water temperature"
in 3 reviews
"sawa i lau"
in 3 reviews
"local ladies"
in 3 reviews
"a lot of fun"
in 2 reviews
"guide takes"
in 2 reviews
"worth the money"
in 2 reviews
"concrete stairs"
in 2 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went on the 'Caving Trip' from Nabua Lodge. It took 40 minutes to get there by boat and was well worth it. We walked down a path to get into the cave and there was a short jump to get into the water. There is...More

1  Thank travelkase4
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family of four (parents and 2 teenage sons) took a morning trip to Sawa-I-Lau Caves from our resort, Oarsman in the Yasawa Islands in Fiji. We all thought the half day trip was great and worthwhile doing. The boat rides from the resort to...More

Thank pcacossa
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

This was a part of the Captain Cook Cruise stop. The cave is awesome. A climb up stairs and then down into the cave where the salt/fresh water meet you. The cave is very pretty and unfortunately, my photos did not do it any justice...More

Thank grazza_5
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

Our group of four friends (two couples) enjoyed this short trip from Blue Lagoon Beach Resort. We managed to end up going in the afternoon which was good because it was less crowded, I imagine it'd be much less enjoyable if the cave is crowded....More

Thank TravelAddict027
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Reviewed 22 March 2018

Just the boat trip to the Sawa-I-Lau caves was a great experience as you get to see villages, school and wonderful scenery on the way. I was glad that our resort went early as it can get busy. The money made from the cave swim...More

2  Thank owlesey
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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

If you are in Yasawa, Fiji a stop at the caves is worth the experience. The locals charge $35 fjd per person (cash only) to enter the cave. This money goes to the village that maintain the caves and pays for schooling, and house and...More

1  Thank J_Ctravel22
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Reviewed 8 March 2018

Great local experience in the only limestone caves of the Yasawa islands. Famous from the movie Blue Lagoon with Brooke Shields, but the caves stand out themselves. We took a 25 min boat ride (this boat ride alone was worth the money--spectacular views!) from Blue...More

Thank lisamd11
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Reviewed 27 January 2018

We visited with excellent guide from Blue Lagoon resort us and two girls 10 and 11. The boat trip from Blue Lagoon is worth it alone for the scenery. The limestone island surrounded by basalt volcano remains otherwise is amazing on its own. You access...More

Thank Des S
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Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

I went to the caves 25 years ago and they were amazing there was more tunnels then but over time its down to 3 caves there truely amazing place .later in the day went with the owners of safe landing around the island the limestone...More

Thank trevakavaking
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

I visited the Sawa-I-Lau caves in April 2017. I' am a local and this cave was part of my "to do list" in Fiji. The boat ride from Naviti Island to the Sawa-I-Lau caves was just truly beautiful. The caves felt magical and to swim...More

Thank Elenoa S
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janineye
16 May 2018|
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Response from owlesey | Reviewed this property |
You can either get sea plane or daily ferry out there. If going by ferry pay extra for the captain's lounge
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Bret J
6 December 2016|
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Response from ansawailaucaves | Property representative |
Bula Vinaka,Yes there is a raft available in the 1st & 2nd caves to hang on to or if you need a break Akuila Navunisinu -M/Director.
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Jan L
29 October 2016|
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Response from Joe and Mariya O | Reviewed this property |
I climbed up, but I think you can access some of the jumping spots from outside as well. Climbing up is a bit slippery, but doable if you have any strength at all.
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