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Cathedral Caves, El Nido
(3.6/5 based on 100+ reviews on the web)
Take a boat ride to explore Cathedral Caves. You can choose to stay on the boat and simply enjoy the view, or, if you're experienced and the tides are right, jump in the water and dive inside the cave. See the inside created naturally from the lava flow, with the entrance so magnificent that it resembles the architecture of a cathedral. Inside you'll find thousands of spiky stalactites hanging from the roof. Arrange your visit to Cathedral Caves and discover more family-friendly attractions in El Nido using our El Nido trip itinerary planner.
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  • Unfortunately we didn't get off to snorkel or swim, or go in to see the cave. All we did was slow the boat down in front of the caves and took photos for FB. 
  • nice view when you arrived by kayak or swimming, the cliff inside where amazing formation it looks like your inside of a bell 
  • we were just at the vicinity when we pass by the Cathedral Cave due to strict compliance not to go beyond. Even though we were just only within the vicinity, the cave is captivating. 
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  • The islet that houses this cave is an otherwise unassuming rock in the middle of this vast, clear ocean. Once you sail around the back, though, you're greeted with the gaping maw of nature. The outrigger will not take you inside, however they will not stop you from swimming in to explore on your own. I highly suggest doing so, with life vests if necessary, as this is one of the few places left on earth where you can truly escape.
  • Was not able to enter inside
  • A communion with nature
  • I visited 2 years ago.