Cave of the Hanging Snakes in Kantemo, México

The yellow-red rat snake (Pseudelaphe flavirufa) is a small forest snake that normally hunts rodents, lizards, and other small animals in the ground. However, in a remote cave tucked away in the jungles of the Yucatan, these snakes have developed a creepy and incredible new way of life.

The Cave of the Hanging Snakes is actually known as the "Bat Cave" by the locals of the nearby village of Kantemo. This is because the cave is home to swarms of small bats that can often as thick as a...

What feeling does this article give you?
Joy
Disgust
Fear
Anger
Sadness

#hashtags to follow:

Pseudelaphe [+]    Yucatan [+]    Hanging Snakes [+]    Bat Cave [+]    Kantemo [+]   

More from #travel