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El Soplao

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worth the detour

El Soplao cave is quite impressive. A great variety of geological formations all together in the... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
jaime g
Bilbao, Spain

Recommend by the tourist information office and it didn't disappoint.it takes approx 1hour starting... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2017
Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

El Soplao cave is quite impressive. A great variety of geological formations all together in the same cave make it a really interesting place.

Thank jaime g
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Recommend by the tourist information office and it didn't disappoint.it takes approx 1hour starting with a train reside down into the cave, continuing on foot through the caves galleries. The crystals, stalegtites, and different mineral colours are fantastic. A well organised and smooth organisation. There...More

Thank LynnPoly
Reviewed 3 October 2016

we took some time out to visit these caves, and that was a great experience. It is unfortunate that you cannot take photos when inside, but considering that these caves have survived for 300 million years and the stalagmites/stalactites were awe inspiring,.

Thank Tomvc1
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Pros Nice scenery Reasonable priced coffee Cons SPANISH ONLY!!! Even though we ordered the tickets in English nothing was mentioned about the tour being fully in Spanish. Very disappointing. No pictures allowed Train not working

Thank Geert d
Reviewed 10 August 2016

this has to be one of the geology wonder of the world. it concise of eccentric formations stalactites stalagmites flowstones columns cave pearls the lot. the shear amount of them is amazing the different colours stunning. the tour takes about one hour for the soft...More

Thank BarryWalesAngie
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Those who read my reviews know I have visited extensively in the world . Soplao caves for me are now rated as No 1 wonder in the world to date . Amazing caves and hard to describe them with words except to say incredible !...More

Thank biggestjohn22
Reviewed 27 July 2016

One word ,awesome !!!! We read some reviews saying if you were within 200 mile radius this is a must and really did deliver

Thank Jude C
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Generally this was a magical experience. A small downside was the quality of the commentary and the way we were rushed round in places. The stalagmites and stalagtites were phenomenal. Unfortunately there is no photography (understandable) but the quality of the postcards is dire. Such...More

Thank CareFree5
Reviewed 13 April 2016

As a geologist my brother has visited caves all over the world - he says this is the best he's ever seen. It was so spectacular that I soon forgot my claustrophobia! Full marks to the zinc and lead miners who recognised the value of...More

Thank Elaine S
Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

This is one of the geological wonders of the world. It is about 20 km long but regular tourist can access just 1 km but that is enough. One of the wonders is the stalagmite small tiny branches that grow against the low of gravity....More

Thank Yoram L
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