Bellamar Caves


Bellamar Caves The Bellamar Caves was discovered in the late 1800’s in Cuba, and is one of the most visited attractions on the island. The gorgeous Bellamar Caves is situated about sixty miles from Havana and twenty-five miles from Varadero. Take a visit to these caves and you will be blown away by its natural beauty. Once inside the caves you will see the elaborate crystal sculptures, underground rivers and ponds, and also primitive writings.

The amazing Cuevas de Bellamar, or Bellamar Caves, is a cave system, which has been one of the top Cuba attractions for more than a century, and can be reached from Varadero, Havana or the city of Matanzas. To tour the caves would be a perfect compliment to your getaway and can also be an interesting Havana day trip option. If you want to be closer to the caves, then enjoy a more restful night in the city of Matanzas.

One thing is for sure that when it comes to the Bellamar Caves, you will be astonished or surprised by its unique interior. This underground hidden treasure, away from the tropical sun, is where a delightful world once exists. The compelling crystalline domes and creations come in an astounding range of sizes and shapes.

Unbelievable stalagmites are also found within the caves. The caves are believed to have been formed some 300,000 years ago, and boast plenty of decoration, where scientists can study the caves. You will be captivated by its most impressive array of galleries that extends almost two miles long.

You can easily arrange for a tour to the Bellamar Caves at any of the resorts that line the Varadero beach area, and should you arrive on your own, you might be interested in finding a Bellamar hotel before you schedule your visit. These tours take you through part of the Bellamar Caves, which is adequately lighted for utmost viewing pleasure.

Just outside of the caves is a café where you can get great tasting Cuban cuisines or souvenir shops nearby to buy you favorite goodies. Please note that if you aren’t coming from Havana or Varadero, the Bellamar caves tours are very limited.

Make the Bellamar Caves one of your stops during your visit to the lovely island of Cuba, as they are truly one of the best Cuban attractions that need to be seen to be believed.