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Cueva de las Maravillas

Carretera la Romana - San Pedro de Macoris, KM 16, Autovia Del Este, La Romana, Dominican Republic
+1 809-951-9009
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Maravillas Cave and Altos de Chavón Day Trip from Santo Domingo
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Carretera la Romana - San Pedro de Macoris, KM 16, Autovia Del Este, La Romana, Dominican Republic

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The cave is located in the cognominal national park in about 10 km from La Romana. The area opened for visiting isn't very large and very well maintained. There are good paths and lighting. The views inside the cave are magnificent !! Stalactites and stalagmites...More

Thank Ruisenor_NatalyS
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yes, this place is beautiful and well maintened. But, I read here in Tripadvisor that the entrance was $100 pesos (is $2.00US) and this is not an accurate information. The entrance is 300 pesos ($6.00US) per person and the length of the tour is only...More

Thank PRNativeGirl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was my first time visiting a cave and it was awesome. I loved that we were able to see a small exhibit about the Taíno, who first used and painted the cave, before we went inside. Then, there was a tour in Spanish through...More

Thank Lauren C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The caves were amazing. Beautiful to see, well lit and the guide gives alot of information. You see pictographs on the walls from the Tainos indians, as well. Just know that there are alot of stairs to climb to go in to the cave and...More

Thank Christine L
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Cueva de las Maravillas tour was excellent, it lasted about 1hr and it showed the beauty of nature. The Caves are in pristine condition and the Dominican government did a great job restoring and creating a wonderful user experience. There's a lot of walking...More

Thank Gemsinvestments
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Excellent visit!!!!! Nice place, the cave is amazing well preserved!!!! It’s small but cozy!! You’re going to see bats and old writings!!! Wheelchair accessible also, not a 5 stars since they made some arrangements at the cave that I would prefer they left the natural...More

Thank Cami_Ale_13
Reviewed 4 December 2017

This is a Cave located between San Pedro and La Romana, excellent piece of history. The site is very clean and the excursion is very interesting.

Thank Ivan G
Reviewed 10 November 2017

A must see for history buffs. Great cave art, English speaking guides. Very inexpensive to do on your own.

1  Thank kelly_hill
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

We had such a wonderful time on this excursion. Such a beautiful place. Our tour guide was very informative and patient. We had several older people in our group and inside the cave was very slippery at times. The drawing inside were cool. The iguanas...More

2  Thank Tamikka C
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I visted La Cueva on 9/19/17 on the way to Punta Cana. The site was clean, attractive and safe. The tour lasted about an hour and was very inexpensive (less than 300 pesos for the two of us). The guide was friendly...More

Thank Khiera K
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9 January 2018|
Response from Piconator1972 | Reviewed this property |
I’m not sure because we booked our trip from the Hotel, we use them to plan our excursion. Sorry I couldn’t help
Christina C
19 November 2017|
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Response from Jessica T | Reviewed this property |
When you get there. The caves are very close to the parking lot. Even very small children could walk it. Hope that answers your question. :)
22 October 2017|
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Response from Jacqueline J | Reviewed this property |
It's $10 USD but we were charged 400 Dominican pesos each which I realize is less when you convert it. No need to reserve but they do hold off sometimes for a larger group to assemble for the tour. We were quoted a 30... More