Dark Cave Malaysia, Batu Caves

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Combine education with entertainment by visiting Dark Cave Malaysia, brimming with wildlife that includes bats and spiders. The guides provide visitors with interesting facts about the unusual guano-based ecosystem inside this cave complex. Enjoy the intricate cave formations while you stroll through the dark pathways and trails. Feel free to bring children, as the tour is not particularly strenuous and helmets and flashlights are provided to assist visitors in their exploration. Wear comfortable shoes, and keep in mind this site does not offer restroom facilities. Put Dark Cave Malaysia on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Batu Caves day trip tool .
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  • On your way up to the top of Batu Caves, you might come across a small stairway on the left that leads to Dark Cave. I personally LOVE this experience. This was probably the highlight of my trip to KL...  more »
  • This place is amazing, the beauty and size of the caves are impressive. Besides the huge statue and small detailed temples outside and inside the cave turns the experience into something even more amazing. I paid the ride through the cave and worth, good guide details of various aspects of the cave and shows us spiders, centipedes and what else is walking in the dark.
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  • From memory I think the tour runs every half hour or so, you wait at the entrance of the cave until the last group returns and you’re off. Wear suitable shoes cause boy oh boy it’s slippery Our tour g...  more »

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A popular attraction within easy reach of Kuala Lumpur by train or bus, the Batu Caves area attracts mostly day-trippers from the capital. Some accommodations are available close to the caves, with budget hotels the norm. Look for these near the train station of the same name, and at the eastern end of Jalan Lingkaran Tengah 2.
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