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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. Work out when and for how long to visit Sawa-I-Lau Caves and other Yasawa Islands attractions using our handy Yasawa Islands trip generator.
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  • We experienced the caves through our Blue Lagoon Cruises and enjoyed every minute of it. The guides were very helpful in explaining what we should expect and alleviated any fears for us also. The firs...  more »
  • It was certainly handy to have goggles, flippers and snorkel, to make it easier to stay in cave longer. and diving through rock opening into second cave was a buzz. and very pretty blue lagoon added t...  more »
  • This was included in our Blue Lagoon Cruise itinerary and glad we had the opportunity to see it. Water was cooler inside and it was a unique experience. 

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