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Cueva Ventana, Arecibo

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When in Arecibo, don’t miss the chance hike up to Cueva Ventana and enjoy the view. For a fee, you can embark on the privately owned trail to the top of the limestone cliff overlooking the lush green valley of Rio Grande de Arecibo. Bring suitable footwear and explore the cave, on a guided tour or by yourself, spotting interesting rock formations, bats, snakes, and petroglyphs. After admiring the cave's interior, you can bask in the spectacular view of the valley from the cave “window”. Put Cueva Ventana and other Arecibo attractions into our Arecibo trip itinerary planning site , and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • When a title contains the word "Educational" you may be tempted to turn away and run! But don't this time. You won't regret it. Cueva Ventana, or Window Cave in English, is a really nice, tourist attr...  more »
  • Small output of caving has the discovery of the different caves. lots of things to learn and a great view. Attention to the smells of bald guys smile.
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  • To my understanding these caves used to be open to the public, if you are a resident of Puerto Rico you should be able to skip the tour. Sure the tour guides do an excellent job however it gets incred...  more »
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  • The entire family enjoyed the hike into, through and around the grounds. Our tour guide was patient with the kids and elderly as well as knowledgeable. And of course, the views and photo-ops were great. It was just as fun to make the short trek as it was to see the "window".
  • Unique experience. Very educational and the staff give the tour in Spanish or English. Get ready to get a little dirty but it's worth it. My kids loved it
  • The main attraction is a beautiful view. Other than that, just a normal Caribbean Forrest. I think is a too long of a trip and sometime kind of boring. Much better when I went and was just a walk in the woods until you get to the cave a see the view. Now is too much talking.
  • Fun 10 min hike to the window. You get to see bats in the cave. There is a guide that takes you through. The view is beautiful.
  • The tour guide was funny and helpful. He told us a little about the history of the cave, the animals and insects that lives there etc. I had a great experience. Even tho it was raining.

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