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Grutas de Calcehtok, Maxcanu

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Explore Grutas de Calcehtok, the longest dry-cave system on the Yucatán Peninsula. The caves feature a vast array of impressive natural formations amid the wild jungle vegetation. Take a guided tour by flashlight through more than 4 km (2.5 mi) of underground passages. Be prepared to get dirty and crawl through tight entrances leading into wide-open cave vaults exceeding 100 m (328 ft) in diameter. Various ancient Mayan artifacts have been discovered in the caves, and you can still see fortifications built by those who sheltered here during the Caste War. You can choose between a basic, intermediate, or adventure tour. People who suffer from claustrophobia should reconsider their decision to visit. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Grutas de Calcehtok by using our Maxcanu holiday planner.
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  • Get a colectivo from the terminal on the south side of Parque San Juan (calle 69A) heading to opichen (30 pesos p/p), tell the driver you're going to grutas calcehtok and he'll let you off by the star...  more »
  • The place is beautiful, take the extreme adventure and it was great, you end up hit sweaty and hungry but worth, travels are until 6 o'clock, the guides are very friendly and helpful at all times, we pay $260.00 for both, an unforgettable experience, they have to live it!
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  • Hello there, my name´s Livio III and please click on like you liked the review… I visited these grottos last year with my girlfriend and some friends, I´m a fan of extreme sports (at least the ones wh...  more »