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Yaoling Cave, Tonglu County

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Illuminated by colored lights, Yaoling Cave takes on an alien aspect, its bizarre rock formations cast in psychedelic pink and blue hues. Formed around 350,000 years ago, these nine subtropical karst caves link to create a 1 km (0.6 mi) underground walking trail. Though the paths have anti-slip mats and hand rails, the surfaces remain a little slick; wear hiking boots if possible. Bring along an extra layer to ward off chills, and note that visitors with mobility issues will be affected by the unfortunate lack of stairs. Work out when and for how long to visit Yaoling Cave and other Tonglu County attractions using our handy Tonglu County online itinerary maker .
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  • September 17, 2017
    If you're looking at this, i'm assuming you're in the beautiful county of Tonglu already :) The Yaoling Caves are a series of cave complexes with some very beautiful interiors. Its pretty developed fo...  more »
  • December 19, 2016
    We took the bus to Yaoling from the bus station in Tonglu. It was wonderful to step into a cool cave when the outside was still hot and muggy. Each step into the cave made me ooh and aah even more. Th...  more »
  • September 1, 2016
    The caves were very interesting, but we were so distracted by the brightly colored lights that made us think we were in Disneyland instead of a natural cave. Plain lighting would be calmer and better.  more »

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