Eight tourists rescued from captivity in the “hell cave” in Switzerland : In the World : Vladim

News 26 January, 2018

Eight travelers were prisoners of the cave in the Swiss Alps. A group of men from Germany, along with the accompanying tour guide was caught in a trap – the exit of the cave is suddenly blocked, the water level suddenly rose.


To help the researchers of the caves came to the rescue cavers. After the liberation they were examined by physicians and sent home – health tourists from Germany were normal and hospitalization is not required.

The whole period of his confinement in “hell’s cave” tourists do not get bored and lack for nothing experienced. Everything you need, including the food they were lowered into the cave climbers-professionals. As it turned out, the prison was equipped with no less than a different hotel. There was sleeping space, toilet, drinking water and even light.

Helloh cave is the longest in the Alps and one of the longest in the world. Typically, it is 200 kilometers tourists are exploring in the winter time, because summer is a high risk of flooding. The last case showed that this can happen even in winter.