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From Alicante: Day Trip to Canelobre Caves

Product ID: 137069
Visit the deepest caves in Spain open to the public on a day trip from Alicante to Canelobre Caves. Marvel at the natural cathedral-like 70-meter vault and learn how the caves were formed from an English and Spanish speaking guide.
About this activity
Duration: 4 hours
Starting time 10:00 AM
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit Canelobre Caves in the small town of Busot
  • See the impressive stalactite and stalagmite formations
  • Get stunning views from Cabezón de Oro mountain
Full description
Depart Alicante and journey to the small town of Busot to enter the amazing Canelobre Caves on the ridge of Cabezón de Oro mountain. Investigate the deepest cave system in Spain that is open to the public and spend around 45 minutes exploring the vast chambers up close.

Look inside the 70-meter vault that looks like the dome of a cathedral, and see highlights such as "The Holy Family" with its column that towers 25 meters high and "The Canelobre" stalagmite formed over 100,000 years ago.

Take in the panoramic views of the countryside from the top of Cabezón de Oro mountain during a 20-minute break, or use the time to buy souvenirs in the gift shop or enjoy a quick drink in the restaurant before the return trip to Alicante.
Includes
  • Transportation
  • Entry ticket to Canelobre Caves
  • English and Spanish-speaking guide
What’s Not Included
  • Photos and videos of the cave (available to purchase in the shop)
  • Meals

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Meet in front of Melia Hotel, Muelle Levante, 4A, 03001 Alicante.

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Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.9 / 5

based on 47 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    4.9 / 5
  • Organization
    4.9 / 5
  • Value for money
    4.7 / 5
  • Safety
    5 / 5
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The trip was a great experience for our family!

Juan Carlos was very knowledgable about the places we’ve visited with him. He told us a lot of interesting stories about caves and the local area. We’ve had a great communication throughout. If you wish your visit to the caves to be really special, you should definitely go with Juan Carlos!

1 September 2019

An incredibly enjoyable experience with a great tour guide

The guide and the whole trip was excellent. Great safe travel and an enjoying ride up the Spanish countryside to the location of the caves, the entire journey we were pleasantly informed about local history. The caves themselves were amazing and Juan (the guide) was so informative about them and could tell he was genuinely so passionate and knowledgeable about everything that was on offer. As an added bonus, he stopped off at the local town of Busot, and we went to another museum (free) and then had a short wander around the area seeing the church and town hall. This was a nice added bonus. The journey back was equally as good with even more information and pleasant conversation, we were also offered bottled water by Juan which was greatly appreciated in the heat. The vehicle we travelled in was safe, clean and had air con. The location that we met at was easy to find and central to the area.

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5 June 2019

Loved our trip. Not only was the destination amazing but our Guide Juan and his lively wife Maria and daughter Laura were just the nicest people you could hope to meet. After the caves we went for coffee in local village and there was a festival on so was great to hear and see that. Highly recommended

22 October 2018

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Product ID: 137069