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Just amazing

I was amazed how nature protection can work if people want to. We visited the cave in a small group... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Loved it. Brilliant guide

Must visit when in Tenerife. Great quality tour. Very interesting. Fluently speaking guide. Kept me... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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The longest lavatunnel i all of Europe, with more than 18 km now explored. A vulcanic tunnel that now has caused scientific interest, because of the cocroach born without eyes. An absoultely amazing experience to get a guided tour into this...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Calle Los Piquetes 51, 38438 Icod de los Vinos, Tenerife, Spain
+34 922 81 53 39
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I was amazed how nature protection can work if people want to. We visited the cave in a small group and that was very good. They want to keep ecological balance in the cave, therefore they are allowing the visit to a small number of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank DominikaKai
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Must visit when in Tenerife. Great quality tour. Very interesting. Fluently speaking guide. Kept me interested and attentive.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank giedriusr2019
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Very interesting 2h tour, where you can see first hand the 2 types of lava formations. Our guide was a biologist and explained also about the local flora related to the lava fields, in an entertaining way. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Adela D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the caves and had a wonderful tour with our guide Karsten. He informed us of how the lava tubes formed and getting to and from the site involved some beautiful scenery. One tip, wear well fitting, cushioned shoes, the ground underfoot in the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank Ghislaine1
Reviewed 1 week ago

The caves were fascinating. The guide was well knowledged, clear and had a sense of humour: it was interesting to learn and discover the lava tubes this way. I expected we would see more of the caves. In the end it was only a small...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank laurijmakela
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our guide was really kind and accommodating to tour us around the lava tubes. I like how it was a small group of 16 rather than if it were many people. They proved throughout the excursion how important it is to preserve the tunnels and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank arthurd06
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did the English tour, led by Francesco. He did a great job to explain all the interesting information on lava types and how caves form. I highly recommend it. The walk within the cave was an absolute highlight - note that good footwear is...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Clarissa_traveler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Learned knowledge about different types of lava and how lava tunnels form. Enjoyed the cave visit which we were inside for at least an hour I believe. Would have preferred less laser pointing when explaining because half my photos have a green dot/ line across...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Kristmass
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is not everyday that I get to experience the underground of a volcano. Amazing structures, incredible how much more is there to see! On top of this our guide Carsten was just amazing! Both scientific and incredibly funny, putting everything in the context of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank RoxanaP
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took the tour in English with guide Dranan. It was the best tour I had in a while with intensive scientific explanations about volcano, lava and lava tubes. He also explained about rock formations, etc. Totally recommend if you are interested in geology and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank tienchai_wi
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4 August 2018|
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Response from llanidloes999 | Reviewed this property |
Nearly all the other visitors will have come by carand I am sure on of the would allow you to leave your gear ther whilst you are in the caves. You will all come out together.
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4 February 2018|
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Response from espaie | Reviewed this property |
No, you onlyj have to confirm by phone.
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Response from sophieshen2015 |
Because I was in the UK and when I rang the machine was in Spanish...? Already sorted