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Anahulu Cave - The Underground Swimming Pool

Halaliku Rd, Haveluliku, Tongatapu Island, Tonga
+676 23-363
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USD 80.00*
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Half-Day Anahulu Cave and Cultural Tour
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USD 60.00*
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3-Hour Tongatapu East Coast and Anahulu Cave Tour
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These are limestone caves with fresh water to swim in. Situated in the village of Haveluliku on the Eastern Side of Tonga and only about a 30 minute drive from Nuku'alofa it's a must see.A tour of the cave ( including a swim) plus drop off and pick up can be organized by email or contact Teta Office in Nuku'alofa, TongaAnahulu Beach is just infront of the entrance of the cave and is great for snorkeling and swimming.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“mind blowing” (4 reviews)
“clear water” (4 reviews)
“fresh water” (16 reviews)
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Halaliku Rd, Haveluliku, Tongatapu Island, Tonga
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+676 23-363
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Reviewed 1 week ago

this place is in the middle of nowhere, once you walk in you are entranced, it is so beautiful. the natural water swimming at the bottom is surreal and surprisingly not that cold for being in a cave.

Thank Kirsty G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First of all, it's someone else's place and they need to make a living so yes it will cost you TOP$15pp to go into the cave and swim - about $10NZ - but it's well worth it. Only a 30minute drive from Nukualofa and pretty...More

Thank GandPHart
Teta T, Manager at Anahulu Cave - The Underground Swimming Pool, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your great review I appreciate it very much yes that is our biggest challenge is to preserve the Cave as more people visit Anahulu

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great cave with a cool (literally) freshwater pool. As soon as you arrive, someone will magically appear relieve you of $15 pp. That's where the service ends, unless he needs to restart the generator to illuminate the cave. It's not a tough...More

Thank NikkiMcConville
Teta T, Manager at Anahulu Cave - The Underground Swimming Pool, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Apologise for that we would have had other guests inside the cave that we couldn’t lead u inside . The staff member collecting the $15 TOP cannot go in as his job is to stay on top and Meet and Greet Visitors . We are...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It’s a nice cafe and the owner takes care of you. Get into the dark, enjoy swimming in the pool and watch the bats flying around.More

Thank ucon86
Teta T, Manager at Anahulu Cave - The Underground Swimming Pool, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We thank you for your positive feedback we had a helpful review after your review that we need to work hard to look after our guests . We appreciate your great review we are happy u had a great time at Anahulu Cave and thanks...More

Reviewed 8 October 2017

This is a lovely cave which we enjoyed swimming in for 15TOP each. The water temp was fine for us. The only disappointing thing was that it was school holidays so owners son and friends were doing jumps in the cave with loud music blarring...More

Thank nzp0ppy
Teta T, Manager at Anahulu Cave - The Underground Swimming Pool, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We totally apologise for that we have banned any loud music and over excess of jumping into the water inside the cave . Appreciate your helpful review.

Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Being kiwis it wasn't too cold like everyone said. Nothing scary in the water even though you can't see. Cool caves and the guy who owns it was lovely interesting and had his son take the boys back in deeper to find more exciting swimming...More

Thank danyell_8
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

The cave is amazing. We arrived there and we had the cave for ourselves for quite sometime and what a great experience.The water was fresh but great.

Thank 288mayram
Teta T, General Manager at Anahulu Cave - The Underground Swimming Pool, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2017

Malo e lelei and Malo thank you for the great feedback we try to keep the place clean and also we try our best to look after our guests who visit Anahulu Cave

Reviewed 2 September 2017

There are not a lot of outstanding sights in Tongatapu, and this one is quite unique. I would have liked an outdoor shower, so people don't pollute the pool over time. It did occur to me that with bats above, the water might be a...More

Thank Jude D
Teta T, General Manager at Anahulu Cave - The Underground Swimming Pool, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2017

Thanks for visiting Anahulu Cave thanks very much for that we do have showers that u can use next time u visit

Reviewed 29 August 2017

We were only 2 (my wife and I) to enjoy the pool. The water was quite cool, which can be refreshing when it's hot outside. Our main problem was that they were floaties looking like dejection in the water. It kind of wrecked it for...More

Thank David_fr84
Teta T, General Manager at Anahulu Cave - The Underground Swimming Pool, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2017

Thank you for visiting Anahulu Cave we sometimes have Debris that looks like dejection but thanks for your review we apologise that you didn't fully enjoy your visit

Reviewed 27 August 2017

This site costs 15 Pa'anga for the guide to take you down. The caves are incredible and the swimming hole at the bottom is fresh water and lovely. Take a head torch or something to help you see and explore at the bottom. The beach...More

Thank cashew c
Teta T, General Manager at Anahulu Cave - The Underground Swimming Pool, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2017

A big thank you for visiting Anahulu Cave we are glad that you enjoyed your visit we try to keep the place clean . Hope you tell more people how great Anahulu Cave is .

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Lowie H
5 March 2017|
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Response from Teta T | Property representative |
maybe its not ok with the entrance u have to bend down sorry I dont want to coz any problems with your pregancy ...if u are travelling with other people u can take a look first but to be on the safe side u might just go to... More
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Jill H
18 September 2016|
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Response from Huluana |
Pls wear sturdy shoes coz it could be slippery .. Local people walk in barefoot but the are used to it also with jumping off the rocks if you're doing bombs that's ok ..leave the diving in head first to the locals they're... More
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659donna
17 January 2016|
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Response from agape2000 | Reviewed this property |
It was 10 Tongan pagaa a person to enter the cave, or you can book cheap tours through teta tours, contact them through Facebook for their great prices, such as 70 tp for a half day tour
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