Sawa-I-Lau Caves, Yasawa Islands

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#11 of 16 in Nature in Fiji
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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  • October 12, 2017
    We took a half day trip there, from our resort (Blue Lagoon Beach Resort) We paid F$65 per adult and F$30 per kid (September 2016) It's a beautiful cave. Kids had a blast swimming and jumping of the r...  more »
  • October 6, 2017
    The whole trip will cost you 85$ (if you are staying at the Nabua Lodge). You will drive about 30 minutes or more to the Cave, for just a swim in a beautiful landscape. The cave was really nice but th...  more »
  • September 15, 2017
    This was my first experience swimming in caves. We had a great guide to take us through to the second cave. Very easy swim if anyone is worried. The main cave has an amazing high open ceiling and the ...  more »

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