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Benxi Water Cave

Xiejiawaizi Village, Xiaoshi Town, Benxi 117100, China
+86 24 4489 1198
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We had the opportunity to visit the Benxi Water Cave in mid- April. As it worked out, our timing... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
JohnBruch
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Coeur d Alene, Idaho USA
Was ok

Second visit to the water caves and still enjoyed the cave itself on the boat and enjoying the... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2017
sophieshen2015
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Shropshire, United Kingdom
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Benxi Water Cave is a huge cave system located at the Taizi River. It is part of the Benxi Water Cave National Park.
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  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Xiejiawaizi Village, Xiaoshi Town, Benxi 117100, China
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+86 24 4489 1198
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the opportunity to visit the Benxi Water Cave in mid- April. As it worked out, our timing could not have been better! The cave is a beautiful adventure but highly commercialized. There are a lot of people that visit here... just looking at...More

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Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

Second visit to the water caves and still enjoyed the cave itself on the boat and enjoying the geological structures and its beauty. However, this attraction was all I was interested in. There was also a museum showing off some interesting rocks and other formations...More

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Reviewed October 22, 2016

It's a good drive outside the growing city of Benxi but is definitely worth seeing. Part of a big tourist attraction containing gardens, beautiful walks and a lake. After we finished the visit we drove for another 1/2 hour or so to the Benxi waterfalls

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Reviewed September 20, 2016

The caves are part of a larger complex housing a museum, water gardens, Tariz river and gardens. The entrance fee for all these was 180 Yuan each, car parking extra. The caves are visited by a trip on an electrically powered boat which is fairly...More

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Reviewed August 18, 2016 via mobile

Cave is decorated with all kinds of weird led lighting scenes. They sent you in a group to a speedboat tour that only takes 20 mins to go through the whole cave comparing to the normal 2 hour tour several years back. Very poor park...More

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Reviewed June 29, 2016

If you're close to the location or if you never been to any other cave it's worth to have a look, otherwise it's nothing out of the ordinary.Been there with a group of colleagues and spent around 2 hours.No waiting times for the tickets (200...More

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Reviewed June 12, 2016

You can get there by bus(10 rmb),car or taxi(80rmb). The cave was wonderful and magical and way better then I expected. Like most Chinese tourist destination there is lots of people so make sure you arrive early.Also don't miss the opportunity to hike up the...More

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Reviewed March 11, 2016

About an hour outside of Shenyang, we arrive at Benxi in the late winter. There is still a dusting of snow over much of the surrounding area and a good covering still on the ground in the parkland around the caves, which served to make...More

1  Thank Kevin B
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Reviewed December 15, 2015

This place is situated quite a long way out of town so can only be accessed by groups or those with a car. I have been in many caves in China and all are much of a muchness lit by multicoloured lights with even more...More

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Reviewed September 26, 2015 via mobile

Took us about an 1.5~2 hours each way to get there. The train takes about an hour and then you're greeted by hoards of militant taxi drivers. Take bus 16 to the local bus station and get a ticket for the water caves. Caves are...More

1  Thank gobey
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