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So nature

I was here for about 3 times. And I feel like want to visit it again and again. After this cave i... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2018
atikas87
Great experience

Went here with children (ages 5 and 8). We had quite an adventure going through the bat cave... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Ibdal
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Reviewed 12 December 2018

It's a nice cave to visit when you are around. We went to Bukit Lawang to do a 3D2N jungle trek in Gunung Leuser National Park. Our tour operator (local-guides, they have a webpage) were absolutely amazing. Everything about the trek was fantastic, and upon...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 November 2018

The Bat Cave is actually a series of 3 caves, which are accessed via a pleasant walk through forest and fields. You need a guide, however, as it would be easy to get lost in the system. Wear appropriate shoes, as you will not walk...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 30 October 2018

I was here for about 3 times. And I feel like want to visit it again and again. After this cave i suggest you to visit the landak river 😍

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank atikas87
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

A really good day out. Interesting talk from our guide. We'll worth a visit. Good value trip. Amazing experiencing pitch darkness.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank keith m
Reviewed 3 September 2018

We did the one night, 2 day trek, with the first day about 12 km up and down through the rolling jungle hills, and the second day a short walk to the river before an exciting river raft down back to the town. Accommodation in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank brunoaarold
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

It's only a cave you will passing through on your way to the forest. It's not the main destiny. Enjoy your experience walking inside the stone! 😊😊

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Johanna T
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Went here with children (ages 5 and 8). We had quite an adventure going through the bat cave equipped with flashlights. There are many tricky places and slippery surfaces all over the place so remember to wear appropriate footwear. I guess it's possible to go...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Ibdal
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Didnt see any bats. To reach the cave entrance is easy but then after you pay it becomes slipery and dangerous. If you fall you can be in serious trouble.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank almatyit
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

The trekking into the cave is awesome squeezing through small openings in the rocks and climbing up and down rock paths was exciting in itself. The cave had lots of bats in different areas flying just above your head. The cave walls had lots of...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Sun C
Reviewed 22 May 2018

Caves are just cool to begin with (in more ways than one) add bats, toxic toads and swiftlets, and it is just magical. Just a short walk from the village it's easy to get to, but it is challenging once inside. Bring a head torch....More

Date of experience: April 2018
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