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The World's Coolest Caves

Go deep within the world’s coolest caves to glimpse natural and man-made wonders, from giant crystal formations to Ice Age art.

Reed Flute Cave in China

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Tucked in the Guangxi Province, this natural limestone labyrinth has been attracting tourists for more than 1,200 years. Aptly named for the reeds growing outside that can be fashioned into flutes, the 787-foot long water-eroded cave is lined with an impressive collection of stalagmites and stalactites. Mix in colorful neon lights that illuminate the peculiar-shaped rock formations and you’ve got a surreal, dream-like experience.

Why it’s cool:

If the neon light spectacle wasn’t enough wow-factor, the ink inscriptions, which allegedly date back to the 792 AD during the Tang Dynasty, should seal the deal.

The World's Coolest Caves

Reed Flute Cave in China

Tucked in the Guangxi Province, this natural limestone labyrinth has been attracting tourists for more than 1,200 years. Aptly named for the reeds growing outside that can be fashioned into flutes, the 787-foot long water-eroded cave is lined with an impressive collection of stalagmites and stalactites. Mix in colorful neon lights that illuminate the peculiar-shaped rock formations and you’ve got a surreal, dream-like experience.

Why it’s cool:

If the neon light spectacle wasn’t enough wow-factor, the ink inscriptions, which allegedly date back to the 792 AD during the Tang Dynasty, should seal the deal.

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