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El Soplao

Spain
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Excellent showcave but tour was conducted 100% in Spanish, no good if you don't speak the language... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
McBad_Wales
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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The cave is a gem, more time needed

El Soplao is a very special cave, apart from the wonderful location. Some of the crystal formations... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
gone2asturias
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Pontevedra, Spain
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent showcave but tour was conducted 100% in Spanish, no good if you don't speak the language :-) They had run out of the English version of the printed guide. But, well worth the price just for what you see and for the train ride...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2017

El Soplao is a very special cave, apart from the wonderful location. Some of the crystal formations are quite unique and despite visiting many caves in various countries this rates at the top or very near. The only complaint is that the tour is very...More

Thank gone2asturias
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

El Soplao cave is quite impressive. A great variety of geological formations all together in the same cave make it a really interesting place.

Thank Jaime G
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Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Recommend by the tourist information office and it didn't disappoint.it takes approx 1hour starting with a train reside down into the cave, continuing on foot through the caves galleries. The crystals, stalegtites, and different mineral colours are fantastic. A well organised and smooth organisation. There...More

Thank LynnPoly
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Reviewed 3 October 2016

we took some time out to visit these caves, and that was a great experience. It is unfortunate that you cannot take photos when inside, but considering that these caves have survived for 300 million years and the stalagmites/stalactites were awe inspiring,.

Thank Tomvc1
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Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Pros Nice scenery Reasonable priced coffee Cons SPANISH ONLY!!! Even though we ordered the tickets in English nothing was mentioned about the tour being fully in Spanish. Very disappointing. No pictures allowed Train not working

Thank Geert d
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Reviewed 10 August 2016

this has to be one of the geology wonder of the world. it concise of eccentric formations stalactites stalagmites flowstones columns cave pearls the lot. the shear amount of them is amazing the different colours stunning. the tour takes about one hour for the soft...More

1  Thank BarryWalesAngie
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Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Those who read my reviews know I have visited extensively in the world . Soplao caves for me are now rated as No 1 wonder in the world to date . Amazing caves and hard to describe them with words except to say incredible !...More

Thank biggestjohn22
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Reviewed 27 July 2016

One word ,awesome !!!! We read some reviews saying if you were within 200 mile radius this is a must and really did deliver

Thank Jude C
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Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Generally this was a magical experience. A small downside was the quality of the commentary and the way we were rushed round in places. The stalagmites and stalagtites were phenomenal. Unfortunately there is no photography (understandable) but the quality of the postcards is dire. Such...More

Thank CareFree5
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