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Anahulu Cave - The Underground Swimming Pool

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These are limestone caves with fresh water to swim in. Situated in the village of Haveluliku on the Eastern Side of Tonga and only about a 30 minute drive from Nuku'alofa it's a must see.A tour of the cave ( including a swim) plus drop off and pick...more
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Halaliku Rd, Haveluliku, Tongatapu Island, Tonga
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All reviews cool experience unique experience island tour well worth the visit worth the trip short walk interesting place great spot local boys stalactites and stalagmites cool off entry fee clear fresh water bats flying torch lighting swim
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Reviewed 12 December 2018

visited the cave on a very rainy day, my wife and I were the only ones in this very large underground chunk of geology. That made it a bit more bizarre. It looks like people have been visiting this cave for 100s of years with...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank kiwius00
Teta T, Manager at Anahulu Cave - The Underground Swimming Pool, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2018

Thanks for your positive feedback and visiting Anahulu Cave God Bless !!!!

Reviewed 1 December 2018

Make sure you are wearing comfortable shoes. Be prepared to get wet walking through. You can take a swim inside if you would like to.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TravelinAlan
Teta T, Manager at Anahulu Cave - The Underground Swimming Pool, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2018

Thanks for visiting hope you had a great time God Bless

Reviewed 23 November 2018

Taken here by our taxi driver. Remember to take bathers and a towel to enjoy the wonder cave swim. Cost to get in was reasonable.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Teta T, Manager at Anahulu Cave - The Underground Swimming Pool, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2018

Thanks for your positive response hope to see you again

Reviewed 22 November 2018

Brilliant. My wife and I had the place to ourselves, once a few local kids showed us safely past the entrance. Amazing experience. It did cost T$15 per person, I guess to keep the generator running for the lights in the cave :)

Date of experience: November 2018
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Teta T, Manager at Anahulu Cave - The Underground Swimming Pool, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2018

Thank you n malo aupito for this excellent review God Bless

Reviewed 9 November 2018

This place is amazing! If it was in New Zealand, OSH would be all over it. The beauty is really in the simplicity of being able to enter and swim in the stunning waters with no red tape. We went on a day that had...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Teta T, Manager at Anahulu Cave - The Underground Swimming Pool, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2018

Malo aupito and thanking you for a good review of Anahulu Cave hope to see yous again God Bless

Reviewed 3 November 2018

Good value for money with a TOP$15 entry fee. We didn't have a guide so just found our own way into the cave. The limestone formations were amazing with some local bats hanging around, but the best part was the freshwater pool for swimming -...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank AuntyLe0
Teta T, Manager at Anahulu Cave - The Underground Swimming Pool, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2018

Malo e lelei and thank you for your nice review hopefully we will see yous again ..God Bless !!!

Reviewed 29 October 2018

If you have an underwater torch, take it but even without it, use your snorkelling gear so you can see even more. Well worth the visit TOP20 @NZ$16. So refreshing and great formations.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank karenbr0wne
Teta T, Manager at Anahulu Cave - The Underground Swimming Pool, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2018

Hope you had great time thanks for visiting

Reviewed 13 October 2018

Well worth the TOP$15!!! An experience like this would cost a lot more elsewhere. Our guide took us down to the pool...not a long walk through the cave to the pool at the bottom but slippery and dark ...we had to use our iphones for...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Teta T, Manager at Anahulu Cave - The Underground Swimming Pool, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2018

Awesome review cant thank you enough God Bless !!!

Reviewed 9 October 2018

We first went into the local Catholic Church up on the main road. The resident priest encouraged us to go down to the caves and rattled up a gratis guide for us. So off we went equipped with torches. The entry point has a very...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Teta T, Manager at Anahulu Cave - The Underground Swimming Pool, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2018

We are very glad yous had a great time God Bless !!!

Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

This was annawesome stop on the island tour. Neat to experience a raw location and experience that would be smothered in health and safety in NZ.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank BobbyK940
Teta T, Manager at Anahulu Cave - The Underground Swimming Pool, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2018

Thanking you for your awesome review

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Lowie H
5 March 2017|
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Response from Teta T | Property representative |
maybe its not ok with the entrance u have to bend down sorry I dont want to coz any problems with your pregancy ...if u are travelling with other people u can take a look first but to be on the safe side u might just go to... More
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Jill H
18 September 2016|
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Pls wear sturdy shoes coz it could be slippery .. Local people walk in barefoot but the are used to it also with jumping off the rocks if you're doing bombs that's ok ..leave the diving in head first to the locals they're... More
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Donna F
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Response from agape2000 | Reviewed this property |
It was 10 Tongan pagaa a person to enter the cave, or you can book cheap tours through teta tours, contact them through Facebook for their great prices, such as 70 tp for a half day tour
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