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Khao Mai Kaew Cave

Moo 6 | Koh Lanta Yai, Ko Lanta, Thailand
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So Exciting and Unexpected

We didn't know about this cave and just stumbled upon the sign with the arrow and decided to give... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
jaredan
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Cleveland, OH
Amazing experience

In one month of travelling in Thailand we've never seen such a beautiful cave and nature. The cost... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Lorenzo M
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  • Excellent59%
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  • Average7%
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Moo 6 | Koh Lanta Yai, Ko Lanta, Thailand
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We didn't know about this cave and just stumbled upon the sign with the arrow and decided to give it a go. Here's what you need to know: if you've gone to a tourist cave in the US, it's not like what you've done, with...More

Thank jaredan
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

In one month of travelling in Thailand we've never seen such a beautiful cave and nature. The cost is 300 bath for person and it's worthy. More than 20 rooms inside the cave. The guide was helpful and necessary. The restaurant close to the cave...More

Thank Lorenzo M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great excursion off the beaches. Tours are 300 Baht per person. It's a 20 minute trek through the forest to cave entrance, approx 1 hour inside and another 20 minutes back. Wear older clothes & definitely hiking shoes (No flip flops). Cave is no joke....More

Thank Nicholas P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You hike 20-30 minutes through the jungle along a waterfall and have about an hour in the cave before hiking back. You need to be able to climb and crawl in some places. Two kids around 10 were in our group and they did fine...More

Thank Jenna B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went as a family to try after not reading any reviews thinking this would be a leisurely walk and like many a cave we have seen in Thailand - easy!! This not the case, it is challenging but well worth it. As I now...More

Thank Topbloke68
Reviewed December 14, 2017 via mobile

The visit to these caves was incredible. It is like walking in church rooms inside the cave. At times the ceiling is 30 m high. I walked with a constant woooow on my lips. Dont miss this. It is incredible.

Thank Mårten W
Reviewed November 29, 2017 via mobile

Did not know about this Khao Mai Kaew Cave until I saw it signposted a few times when riding around the island but I am so glad I found it! The guide was great and took us (small group of 6) through the cave which...More

Thank Sam P
Reviewed November 26, 2017

We basically stumbled upon this by chance; reading reviews on TripAdvisor and reviews for this cave were mixed, ranging from amazingly good to scary and dangerous. So we had to try it out. It was so good! Before arriving at the mouth of the cave...More

1  Thank Adam L
Reviewed September 21, 2017 via mobile

After reading the reviews on trip advisor which were very amusing, we decided to take a chance and visit this cave Our guide, Sun, a very nice guy from Malaysia, spoke English very well and was very nice. At first we "hiked" up the jungle...More

Thank raeuberstochter
Reviewed August 25, 2017

First and foremost. Please makesure you are wearing a proper attire, means avoid slipper. wear proper shoe (or sport shoe is the best). You will be wet and very dirty, so wear old shirt and pants. If you have a physical disability such as serious...More

Thank terluv
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