Northern Plains Sights



Venado Caverns (Cavernas de Venado)

Venado Caverns (Cavernas de Venado) Review

In 1945 a farmer in the mountain hamlet of Venado fell into a hole, and thus discovered these eight subterranean, limestone chambers extending about 2½ km (1½ miles). Sunset Tours runs trips. If you're nonclaustrophobic, willing to get wet, and don't mind bats—think carefully—this could be the ticket for you. Rubber boots, flashlights, and helmets are provided.

    Contact Information

  • Address: 45 mins north of La Fortuna and 20 mins southeast of San Rafael, La Fortuna, 21010
  • Phone: 2479–9800
  • Cost: $65
  • Hours: Daily 7–8
  • Location: La Fortuna
Updated: 04-08-2013

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