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Cuevas dels Hams

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Glorious colours

We chose these caves because they are less touristy than Drach and were delighted with the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Hilary P
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Leicester, United Kingdom
Wonderful experience but rude staff

The caves were spectacular and shows well put together. Especially the movie about the Earth was a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ida B
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About
The Hams Caves are 10 million years old, but mankind has only been able to enjoy their beauty since they were discovered in 1905 by the speleologist Pedro Caldentey Santandreu (1886-1950) while he was digging for onyx, a precious stone abundant in...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Ctra. Ma-4020 Manacor _ Porto Cristo Km.11, 07680 Porto Cristo, Majorca, Spain
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed August 6, 2014

After visiting the caves of Drach last year, we decided to explore Cuevas del Hams (aka Porto Cristo caves) this time. As soon as we got there, we noticed the difference - the place was so quiet! No huge busloads of tourists, no queues, and...More

3  Thank Draconis202
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed January 18, 2014

Please read this carefully. There are TWO cave attractions in Porto Cristo :- 1. "Cuevas del Drach" (think Dracula) - This is the FAMOUS cave, complete with boat ride and concert. 2. "Cuevas dels Hams" - this is the smaller cave imposter, with NO boat...More

246  Thank Flashback1966
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose these caves because they are less touristy than Drach and were delighted with the presentations, lighting and general organisation of the visit. We had gone prepared with jackets but these were not necessary as the temperatures were pleasant unlike most caves we have...More

Thank Hilary P
CuevasHams, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Cuevas dels Hams, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello Hilary P! Thank you so much for your visit and sharing opinion with us. We are truly happy that you enjoyed the tour . Is great to read that you appreciate our place, multi-language instalaciones and projections we are offering. Have a nice day!...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very scenic cave with limestone slalctites and stagmatites, beautifully lightened, mixed with some audiovisual experience. 21€ for adults, half price for kids. Text and audioguide mainly in english, other european languages (ger, ita, fra,...) available on handheld devices. Lots of parking (free), fast food type...More

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CuevasHams, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Cuevas dels Hams, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello istv_nb2018! Is wonderful to read that the visit in our caves leave such great impression. We are happy that you enjoy the natural beauty and structure of our caves as well as the show we offer! We are doing our best to make this...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The caves were spectacular and shows well put together. Especially the movie about the Earth was a great experience. Our visit was a bit disturbed by our first encounter with the staff. After paying entrance and walking down towards the caves, a guide told us...More

1  Thank Ida B
CuevasHams, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Cuevas dels Hams, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Ida B! Thank you for the visit and sharing your thoughts with us. We are really sorry to hear that although you like the cave itself you were disturbed by behavior of the staff. The situation you mentioned make us pretty worried, the photos...More

Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

We found this trip into the caves intresting with two seated shows about the cave and the discovery. As we was on a bus tour it was the right amount of visitors entering the cave.More

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CuevasHams, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Cuevas dels Hams, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello nickhig! Thank you so much for visiting our caves and sharing your opinion with us. We are happy to read that you liked our movies we offer. We are happy that you had a great time during our tour. Greetings! Hope to see you...More

Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

This is a nice visit to make if you visit Porto Crtisto. Not far from the Caves of Drach is this gem. Here you can also see where the rocks are showered in neon light. A spectacle well worth seeing. There is also a concert...More

1  Thank David_Pat_Sumner
CuevasHams, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Cuevas dels Hams, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello David_Pat_Sumner! Thank you so much for visiting our caves and sharing your opinion with us. We are happy to read that you enjoyed natural beauty of our place. The light and movies are really important for us and we are happy that you appreciate...More

Reviewed October 1, 2018

This was our first visit to any kind of cave system so we were really looking forward to the experience. We were a little disappointed that we didn't really have a lot of time to view the fascinating rock formations more thoroughly and information about...More

Thank Peter H
CuevasHams, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Cuevas dels Hams, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Peter H! Thank you for the visit and sharing your thoughts with us. We are really sorry to hear that visit didn’t fulfill all your expectation although we are happy that you enjoyed natural beauty of our complex and our formaciones. Through our lighting...More

Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

We visited the caves yesturday. Being September, we had a small group of about 15 which was fine, and the caves are beautiful. HOWEVER, when we got to the lake at the bottom, we expected to be getting on a boat as the brochure indicated...More

1  Thank JessT1001
CuevasHams, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Cuevas dels Hams, responded to this reviewResponded September 30, 2018

Hello Thank you so much for sharing our opinion with us and visit our caves. We are happy to read that you enjoy the tour and spend a nice time in our place. We understand you could assumed after seen the posters that you gonna...More

Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

The caves are beautiful, but the price to visit them is too high. The whole tour, if we remove the time of the videos they show you (and add nothing valuable to the tour), could be made in 10 minutes. The musical show is a...More

1  Thank FabioCosta85
CuevasHams, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Cuevas dels Hams, responded to this reviewResponded September 30, 2018

Hello FabioCosta85! Thank You so much for sharing our opinion with us and visit our caves. We are happy that you find the caves beautiful. The movies we presenting contain educative value and are important part of our identity. rs, that why is really important...More

Reviewed September 15, 2018

Many years ago we visited Del Drach. This time we thought to give these Caves a go. Parking was easy, we had our Tickets pre booked so no waiting line, but saying that there were not many people around anyway. Sound effects and Videos were...More

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Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

Shabite. The neck on these people. Words cannot express my anger right now. A load of bloody nonsense.

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RoamsweetRome
August 6, 2018|
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Response from 136andym | Reviewed this property |
Hello Definitely lots of steps. Please be aware that this is NOT the cave with the boat ride. Good luck.
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Mrinali K
March 6, 2017|
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Response from Tiberiu D | Reviewed this property |
For sure you can book online, but you have to arrive there also - perhaps the best move is to book a whole half day excursion there: both the bus and the entrance and also a guide for only 30 euros... also, available online... More
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Anth723
May 2, 2015|
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€21 pp. rip off
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