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These caves provided shelter for man more than 40,000 years ago.
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Cheddar BS27 3QF, England
+44 1934 742343
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The main cave complex is outstanding . The audio guide is a must. Easy to use with each information point having point and click access. The information provided brings the whole experience to life. There are stalactites and stalagmites, reflection pools, St Paul’s cave and...More

Thank Lawrence S
Reviewed 3 days ago

Do your maths before being ripped off for a ticket, the gorge walk is actually free, the caves are quite interesting but not amazing compared to some other in Europe. we walked the caves in about 30 mins. the other attractions that are sold with...More

1  Thank gigi101204
Reviewed 4 days ago

The gorge walk had a amazing views and managed by the whole family, Kids aged 5-10. We parked up at the top for free which meant we had the village half way to refuel. We did not go into the caves and went to Wookey...More

Thank SpursRW
Reviewed 4 days ago

I must start by pointing out that this review is reference the Rocksport activities at Cheddar Gorge, my son and I did the rock climbing one day and the caving the next. Both these activities were exillerating and highly enjoyable, a perfect introduction to both...More

Thank Sean S
Reviewed 4 days ago

Really enjoyed the trip. Plenty to do for the price of the ticket. Particularly liked Gough’s Cave. Staff friendly and helpful.

Thank Jo-Anne H
Reviewed 4 days ago

If you want to pay five pounds for parking and then pay £20 each for a hugely disappointing hole in the ground then come here. Highlight of the trip was entering the dream hunters cave with the promise to reconnect with your ancestors. Unfortunately my...More

Thank TheLockInn2014
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The caves were well lit and my boys enjoyed the audio guide although I found them a bit long winded. The dream hunter exhibit was disappointing parts were not working and just found it a waste of time. We couldn’t do jacobs ladder due to...More

Thank Andrew J
Reviewed 5 days ago

Don’t bother paying the astronomical price for a visit to a dismal , poorly organised cave experience and what is actually a free walk around the Gorge. Paid £40 for 2 adults at ticket office then had to queue at the cave ticket office with...More

Thank Sharon T
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The gorge experience ticket covers 2 caves and a museum and the Jacob’s ladder stairs. Gough’s cave is the most natural with typical cave type features, Cox’s cave contains an audio-visual experience through man’s journey from hunted to hunter. It’s mostly pretty good but one...More

1  Thank arborfieldman
Reviewed 6 days ago

We bought the combination ticket that allowed us entry into Gough's cave as well as the other attractions offered (Dreamhunter's, Beyond the View, Jacob's ladder). Gough's cave and the audio-guided tour was definitely very interesting and well worth a visit. The other attractions were very...More

Thank Eng O
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Judy B
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Response from Michael D | Reviewed this property |
I think yes I remember some as long ad they are well behaved on leads I think.
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Anthony P
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Response from Feedback4Success | Reviewed this property |
No, there are shops and cafes in Cheddar where you can purchase water prior to heading to the gorge.