Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Kwanum-sa

A Korean Buddhist temple, founded in 970 AD. Temple built in 1393, contains many valuable relics. Includes Kwanum Cave with ancient statues. Location, GPS coordinates: 38.0856...

Songam Caves

Seven kilometres long system of caves with beautiful speleothems, opened for tourists. Location, GPS coordinates: 39.5900 N 125.82829 E Categories: Caves Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is located? Asia, North Korea, South Pyongan,...

Ryongmun Cavern

Seven kilometres long cave system with up to 40 m tall cave rooms. Here are wonderful cave formations including several giant stalagmites, in the...

Hwanseon Cave

Some 8 km long limestone cave. In the cave are enormous cave halls, up to 100 m tall, cave pools and waterfalls, rimstone pools...

Gosu Cave

Some 5.4 km long limestone cave, which has formed in limestone. This cave has impressive cave formations, including cave pearls, rimstone pools, cave corals,...

Bilemot Cave

The longest lava cave in South Korea, 11,749 m long. Cave has unusual, "braided" passages, spiralling around each other. Location, GPS coordinates: 33.3874 N 126.4092 E Categories: Caves Values: Geology,...

São Vicente Caves

More than 1,000 m long lava caves with some 700 m long trail for tourists. Caves include Volcano Center - a visitor center explaining...

X’kekén Cenote (Dzitnup Cenote)

One of the most photographed cenotes, with beautiful deep blue lake and sun beam lighting it through the ceiling, numerous stalactites. At least 35...

Sótano de la Culebra

Narrow sinkhole with total depth of 360 m, free fall - 336 m. Location, GPS coordinates: 20.9468 N 99.6429 W (approximate) Categories: Sinkholes Values: Geology Rating: Where is located? North America, Mexico, Querétaro,...

Tahtzibichen Labyrinth

A natural cave labyrinth, Mayan site. Contains stone temples, small pyramids, sculptures, ceramics, human remains. Part of caves is inundated. Location, GPS coordinates: 20.8979 N 89.6087...