Grutas Las Marias, Lanquin

3.9
#4 of 7 in Parks in Alta Verapaz Department
Cave Nature / Park
Take a guided tour to explore Grutas Las Marias, a network of deep caves featuring unusual rock formations and stalactites. Tours are conducted using the light of homemade candles, which add to the eerie atmosphere and your overall experience. Make sure you wear a swimsuit and rubber shoes, as this cave features several natural pools and a very slippery floor. Not recommended for claustrophobia sufferers. Take a look at our Lanquin holiday planner to schedule your visit to Grutas Las Marias and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • The tour are slightly less than 2 km, but can swim recommend go with life jacket, since our group a girl did not know to swim, he had enough difficulty to get to the end, to which had to assist at all times when you should cross pools a little deep, although it has in some sections with strings where is can go claim to advance water There are others in that it is not so easy. At the end of the tour you will reach a small pool where you can launch after climbing the rocks inside the cave. Good option to load up on Adrenaline and it's inevitable to not think of Indiana Jones. Recommended absolutely to visit them, they will have a good story to tell.
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  • Ir was nice to visit this cave where we could see the bats leaving the cave at sunset. There is a light system long the path but unfortunately it was not working and we rely on our phone lights. It wa...  more »
  • An unforgettable visit since the only light that is allowed is that of candle wax, which makes it magical and exciting. Super recommended. Out of the caves, they can make the Cahabón River Tubing.
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