Conch Bar Caves, Conch Bar

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The Conch Bar Caves, located on Middle Caicos, is the largest above-ground cave system in the Bahamas-Turks and Caicos Islands archipelago.
The caves are near their namesake village of Conch Bar. In the 1880s, the caves were mined for guano, which was exported as fertilizer. Many markings and etchings have been left by miners in the caves, many with names and dates. It was during this time of excavation that a number of Lucayan artefacts were discovered within the cave system.
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  • The tour of the caves is $20.00 and is 25 minutes long. The best part of the tour is seeing an upward passage that must have close to 100 bats resting. Never seen so many bats - really cool. Other....  more »
  • We were able to see three different bats, caves were not cool or cold, our guide was super funny may also be called sarcasm! Had a good time  more »
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  • Long and intricate. Bats above were neat.
  • Awesome caves! Very big lots of bats and we seen a big land crab.

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