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Sohoton Cave

Sohoton National Park, Philippines
+63 945 213 1122
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caving and kayaking !

great for adventurous people who love to explore and witness God's amazing creations. head to... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2018
sweethomes
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Cebu Island, Philippines
An Obra Maestra

I visited this place months ago. In quite a laidback town I thought there was nothing extraordinary... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2018
Luz B
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“golden river” (5 reviews)
“natural bridge” (14 reviews)
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Sohoton National Park, Philippines
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+63 945 213 1122
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Reviewed 11 April 2018

great for adventurous people who love to explore and witness God's amazing creations. head to Balantak falls afterwards!!

Thank sweethomes
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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

I visited this place months ago. In quite a laidback town I thought there was nothing extraordinary to expect but I was dumbstruck to behold such a wonder as we cruised down the Golden River. The chirping birds, the rustling leaves, the streaming water echoed...More

6  Thank Luz B
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

It is beautiful! What you see outside and inside is amazing. Locals are kind. It might take you some time to get there but it's worth it. This place is for people with an intense passion for art since they can use their imagination to...More

1  Thank jhon venicci c
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Reviewed 21 February 2018

The reception of the attraction is accessible to cars. They have rooms to accommodate visitors that wish to stay for the night. Its a good 10 to 15 minutes boat ride going to the cave. Upon docking, you're welcomed by locals singing Waray-waray songs. Inside...More

2  Thank imitheos92
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Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Traveling for the first time in Samar, I didn’t know what to expect. Known as the caving capital of the Philippines, I was looking forward to seeing one since most of the time am surrounded by bodies of water. The Sohoton caves is located in...More

1  Thank Luis E
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Reviewed 21 January 2018

It was a bit of a pain to get here since it was through the small winding roads from Tacloban city. It was, however, pretty much a single road to get there. The visitor center is just before the bridge, there is a sign on...More

Thank Acineto
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Reviewed 23 September 2017

We went to Basey, Eastern Samar from Tacloban, Leyte, which wasn't such as long ride. The cave is indeed beautiful and the guides really seem like they love what they're doing. Our guide showed us several limestone formations that kind of resemble random stuff. The...More

1  Thank Grace V
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Reviewed 19 September 2017

I had a wonderful time at the Sohoton Cave. To get there from Tacloban city you can take a van to Basey and then go to the tourist centre where they will organise the whole trip for you and you can pay there. The trip...More

1  Thank isobelarcher94
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Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

The most known cave in Samar. It is considered among the largest caves in Samar. I've been there and witnessed the glamourous limestones shimmering in the dark. Best cave experience by far!

1  Thank Christy A
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Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

We went to Sohotan from manila - tacloban by car. It's quiet long land destination in Philippines learned a lot during the trip. Sohotan cave located in remote area with hardly any tourist attraction. This place need more attention so that it can attract more...More

Thank AsifJ86
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sam_on_a_road_trip
19 May 2018|
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Response from Luis E | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately the best places to stay is in Tacloban,Leyte. XYZ hotel is my best reco.
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Paulo T
2 May 2017|
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Response from AsifJ86 | Reviewed this property |
If I am not mistaken not more then 1k php/person will cost you.
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lacsonjrromeo
2 February 2017|
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Response from Maria A | Reviewed this property |
Hello Lacsonjr We are talking here of Sohoton Cave in Samar coz there is also one in Surigao. Its not too far from Tacloban though I could not give you the exact measurement but once you cross San Juanico bridge and... More
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