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Bat Cave, Bukit Lawang

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Cave Nature / Park
Explore the dark insides of this cave while immersing yourself in the sounds of Bat Cave. this cavernous structure. Remember to bring a torch to visit this cavernous structure, as very little natural light enters the cave and you will need one to make the most of the experience. The cave is a 20-minute walk from the city center, via a 2 km (1.2 mi) path through forest and rubber plantations. Be sure to bring plenty of water for the trek and wear sturdy shoes; walking the distance can get very hot. For Bat Cave and beyond, use our Bukit Lawang trip itinerary maker to get the most from your Bukit Lawang vacation.
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  • I had never done anything like this before. It is quite a tricky walk in and out but so worth it! There were so many massive bats! It was eery and exciting. I loved it.  more »
  • You go past very small rural settlements , clear rivulets . There is a cement walkway partways . It is gone on most stretches ... trail is muddy in many places .  more »
  • We been visited the bat cave, only need to walk for about half an hour from our hotel. Cave is very beautiful and lots of bat inside, but some part very slippery to walk on the rock. If you have plan ...  more »