The Grotto

Useful Information

Location: Christmas Island. 5 minutes drive from Settlement, just before the golf course.
Open: no restrictions.
Fee: free.
Classification: SpeleologyKarst cave
Light: bring torch
Guided tours:
Address: The Grotto
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The Grotto is a small karst cave with a cave river and a connection to the sea. As a result there is a pool with brakish water, a mix of sea and fresh water. It is a popular bathing spot on hot days, but also with candles at night.