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Benxi Water Cave, Benxi

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Arguably the longest water-filled karst cave on the planet, Benxi Water Cave features a nicely lit forest of stalactites and stalagmites and a 3,000 m (9,842 ft) long underground river. The semi-lunar entrance of the cavern system, which dates back almost five million years, is marked by huge red Chinese characters, and leads into a welcoming hall once inhabited by prehistoric humans. Today. models of dinosaurs and a Chinese dragon occupy the hall. Take a boat ride to float down the river deeper into the cave, admiring stalactites hanging from the ceiling. A museum adjacent to the cave exhibits fossils, rocks, and gemstones. With our online itinerary creator, Benxi attractions like Benxi Water Cave can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • We had the opportunity to visit the Benxi Water Cave in mid- April. As it worked out, our timing could not have been better! The cave is a beautiful adventure but highly commercialized. There are a lo...  more »
  • Feel OK, naturally formed a stalactite this cave, the whole mountain is basically empty feeling, but it is cooler inside, to wear rent they provide the dirty army coats. There was a driver driving an electric boat and walking through it, stalactites using lights to make different colors.
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  • You can say that again to friends in China was the next great adventure. Among other things, we had the opportunity to visit the caves and be able to see the presentation.
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