Guadirikiri Caves, Arikok National Park

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Head to Guadirikiri Caves and find a dark and damp environment stretching an impressive 492 ft (100 m) into the mountain. The cave features two chambers, traditional Arikok cave drawings, stalagmites and stalactites, hundred of bats, and sun light piercing through holes in the cave's roof. According to legend, the daughter of an Indian chief fell in love and was imprisoned here by her disapproving father. Put Guadirikiri Caves on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Arikok National Park tour itinerary planner.
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  • It's always special to go into the earth, right? If you enjoy being under the crust then this place is for you to see. We had a good time just walking into the big rooms & seeing the (lots of)bats...  more »
  • The Guadirikiri Caves were a stop on our Jeep tour.I would not recommend this unless its part of a tour. We stopped for about 40 minutes. You can walk into the cave--not one of the best caves I have.....  more »
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  • When I have guests, I often skip the natural pool and make sure we make it to the caves before they are locked for the night; I think they are far more interesting. The Quadirkiri cave is tall enough to walk in and has two openings that let some light in (although you may still want your phone flashlight). If you get there at a time when no one else is around, you will likely see some fruit bats flying around as you make your way through the cave.
  • Not a bunch to see, but if you like caves, this might be fun. The cave is dry and lots of bats in the cave to greet you. Would be better if it was bigger, as it is maybe 100 ft.

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