Sawa-I-Lau Caves, Yasawa Islands

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Also known as the heart of the Yasawas, Sawa-I-Lau Caves feature limestone formations carved out by the ocean. Legends say the caves once served as home to a chief and his bride after her family threatened to marry her off to another. They survived at the site until it was safe to escape to another island. Today you can venture into the caves with a local guide, where light from a hole in the ceiling illuminates the chamber. Adventurous visitors can enter a second cavern through an underwater tunnel. Make Sawa-I-Lau Caves a centerpiece of your Yasawa Islands vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Yasawa Islands online itinerary builder .
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  • I visited the Sawa-I-Lau caves in April 2017. I' am a local and this cave was part of my "to do list" in Fiji. The boat ride from Naviti Island to the Sawa-I-Lau caves was just truly beautiful. The ca...  more »
  • A visit to the Sawa-i-Lau caves was one of the highlights of my trip to the Yasawa Islands. It was a short boat ride from Blue Lagoon Resort. You swim in a beautiful cathedral cave, then to reach the ...  more »
  • We took a half day trip there, from our resort (Blue Lagoon Beach Resort) We paid F$65 per adult and F$30 per kid (September 2016) It's a beautiful cave. Kids had a blast swimming and jumping of the r...  more »
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