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“jacobs ladder”(437 reviews)
“goughs cave”(170 reviews)
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 2 days ago

Having visited the caves over 20 years ago, it was interesting to see what changes had been made. Thankfully, Gough's cave is more or less the same, with the most amazing stalactites and stalagmites. St Pauls and Niagara Falls are under one (cave) roof! The...More

Thank Emma S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Long cave very interesting you are able to take dogs in. You can buy tickets in several places, not busy this time of year but very busy during summer. We have been different times of year.

Thank Jackie P
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Despite the rain we had a fabulous day exploring the caves and attractions. We particularly enjoyed the dream chasers attraction, it was very cleverly done.

Thank milesymilesy
Reviewed 6 days ago

To put it quite bluntly ´A rip off!’ We were a family of 8, my husband and I , my two daughters and their husbands and our two very young grandchildren. I asked for a family ticket, ‘impossible’ according to the chap on the desk,...More

Thank susanhamlettpommier
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The caves you go in are very spectacular. You get given audio guides which give you good information about how the caves were formed and how they were made accessible. When you get near to the end of the caves the last bit of information...More

Thank Josh H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We found the pricing very confusing so ended up paying the full price and for what we got we thought that was expensive.We went into Gough's Cave which was nice especially at the far end and then walked Jacobs Ladder which was excellent.I just thought...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

we visited Cheddar this week as i hadn't been for a while and was very shocked how much it cost for tickets to visit the caves so we didnt visit my partner wanted to go to jacobs ladder so we went in and paid and...More

Thank Charlie S
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had never been to the caves in Cheddar Gorge before and I'm so glad I went. Spectacular, breath-taking and so interesting - natural beauty at it's finest. There are different caves and one I went into had the most fascinating interactive story project onto...More

Thank JacquiI10
Reviewed 1 week ago

Caves were awesome, it was half term and they had characters in the cave to engage with the kids. Its great that you dont have to do all the attractions in one day, you have a year to complete them - which is great as...More

Thank laurasD8887AL
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked tickets for our visit through Tesco vouchers as it is such good value to do it this way and incredibly simple and quick. We enjoyed the caves and our young daughter was fascinated with everything along the way and especially enjoyed her own...More

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Rashid K
14 September 2018|
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Response from gabbagabbaheyhey | Reviewed this property |
Not if you start your walk at The Lions Head Rock and finish at the top of Jacob's Ladder
Judy B
14 August 2018|
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Response from sheron h | Reviewed this property |
yes they are
7 August 2018|
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Response from 1sttimereviewer_rb | Reviewed this property |
If it is dry trainers are fine. However, if there has been rain recently, the gorge walk along the top can get very muddy and slippy in places, particularly on the steep drops down towards the end of the walk. If you have... More