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Pestera Polovragi is a beautiful mini “Luray Caverns”

I visited Polovragi Cave also named Zamolxe’s Cave in August 2018 with my mom – 84yo and my son... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2018
Violeta B
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Ottawa, Canada
A fun tour

The lady that keep the tourbis very focus to feel good on it and tell very interesting amd fun... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2017
IOOP81
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A beautiful natural cave formed at the begining of the Oltetului Canyon.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Between Horezu And Baia de Fier, Polovragi 217365, Romania
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Reviewed 7 September 2018

I visited Polovragi Cave also named Zamolxe’s Cave in August 2018 with my mom – 84yo and my son 10yo. The way to get there is not very clear, lack of signs but we had an app on the mobile – Waze- that guided us...More

Thank Violeta B
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We have visited this cave after Pestera Muierii, a much better preserved and interesting cave. Our guide was a bit rushed, even though she has provided plenty of explanations. There are not too many memorable things about this cave, however I would not miss it....More

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Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

The lady that keep the tourbis very focus to feel good on it and tell very interesting amd fun things.

Thank IOOP81
Reviewed 25 August 2017

A must see in the aria . Very interesting cave and a very nice guide .Local people say that the spiritual leader of the Geto-Dacians, Zalmoxe, would have lived in the Polovragi Cave.Is a warm and damp cave , with 800 meters from a visitor...More

1  Thank Isabela L
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

We found the cave in the Oltetului Keys, by walking approximately 1 km from Polovraci monastery where we left the car. Sometimes the road is closed because of the poachers but sometimes you can ride all the way to the entrance. The cave is relatively...More

1  Thank Aurelian V
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Although smaller than Woman Cave (which is about 12km away), Polovragi Cave represents a great attraction in the region, being located in a really nice region. The entrance fee is around 70 euro cents and the touristic part of the cave is about 600m long....More

Thank Alexandru_Ioan
Reviewed 20 August 2016

The cave is beautiful and the tour guide, a very sprightly lady, tells you a lot of geological and historical facts about it. The tour is easy for people of all ages and you only need to watch your step because the floor is rocky...More

Thank Emilia M
Reviewed 13 August 2016

A cave with few chalk formations but with a great story behind, and a 9-10 Celsius degrees oasis. U can visit the highest level, the other two levels under this one are just for speleology and are closed for the public. The guide is a...More

Thank sebastian s
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Visiting this cave was incredible.The million-year-old Polovragi Cave hides in its depths secrets of all those who lived here, inviting visitors to a spectacular excursion among special formations and water drops, closely watched over by God Zamolxis, about whose presence people say is still felt...More

Thank Armand D
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