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Waenhuiskrans Caves

500m off Roman's beach | Waenhuiskrans, Arniston, South Africa
+27 28 445 9000
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Gods Grace

This is Gods grace and mighty hand in action beautiful to be able to relax in this beauty that God... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
MariusRoux
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An absolute must if you like exploring.

Lovely experience. Make sure to go at low tide. The salt water pools kept my 4year old busy for... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2018
Chantellé T
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“low tide” (72 reviews)
“parking area” (11 reviews)
“small opening” (9 reviews)
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500m off Roman's beach | Waenhuiskrans, Arniston, South Africa
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"parking area"
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"small opening"
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"sand dunes"
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"the cliff"
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"well worth the effort"
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"well worth the visit"
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"roman beach"
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"pleasant walk"
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"leave your car"
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"an absolute"
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"waves crashing"
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"amazing experience"
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"rock pools"
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"steep steps"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is Gods grace and mighty hand in action beautiful to be able to relax in this beauty that God has given us to enjoy

Thank MariusRoux
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Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

Lovely experience. Make sure to go at low tide. The salt water pools kept my 4year old busy for hours! Well worth the walk.

Thank Chantellé T
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Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

What an amasing place, but please remember to plan your trip well. You can only enter the cave at low tide and you need a vehicle with decent ride height. I do not think a 4x4 is needed, but maybe diff-lock to get through the...More

Thank WynandvDyk
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Reviewed April 5, 2018

We went when the tide was right. It is quite a walk to get to the cliff you walk down to get to the cave but nothing strenuous. Steps down the cliff and then you step on rocks to get to the hole you climb...More

Thank nadine a
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Reviewed March 20, 2018

The caves which give the town its original name is a pleasant walk and easy scramble, and are very impressive. It really consists of 2 caves on different sides of a tock, with a smallish hole between them. Definitely one for low tide on a...More

Thank Bokkop
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Reviewed March 16, 2018 via mobile

A snazzy little cave that’s rather stunning located on the beach in Arniston, South Africa. I recommend you go there.

Thank Spudzy7
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Reviewed February 21, 2018 via mobile

Great place to visit. Breathtaking. It is a walk from the car drop off. Great place to take selfies.

Thank Fuad D
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Reviewed February 13, 2018

The caves are a few miles along the coast. You can drive quite close to the caves if you are in a 4 x 4 if not it is a 20 minutes walk. Wear good footwear as the climb down to the beach is steep...More

Thank bob_cope2
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Reviewed January 14, 2018

What an awesome experience this was. Parking is at the beach and you have to walk about 1km. Then you have to negotiate down a rocky cliff and then walk on the rocks while the waves sometimes hit you. A bit difficult to get to...More

1  Thank imraan2
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Reviewed January 4, 2018

After many attempts (wrong tides) to get to the cave, I managed to do this during our recent visit. It is a really great experience to be inside the cave that can only be accessed during low tides. My kids also enjoyed this natural marval....More

1  Thank yoganathan g
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