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

I had a great morning at Cheddar Caves. The cost is £19.95 although I only did the 2 caves, museum and a look at the film about Cheddar Gorge in the shop. I am scared of heights so only got half way up Jacobs Ladder...More

Thank Samantha S
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Locally camping with a dog and needed something cool to do. Gough’s Cave!! Dogs are allowed in and always 11degrees, all year round. Very interesting especially with the headset. Followed by coffee and cake. Definitely worth and something I see if you want to be...More

Thank Claireebp
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We only had time to do the gorge hike, but it was an amazing view and definitely worth the hike. Do pay the fee to go up the shortcut ladder. There is still a lengthy hike to see the gorge, so be sure to wear...More

Thank Elaine L. B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We decided to take a little break to Somerset, lovely part of the Country. Whilst staying in the area we took a trip to Cheddar gorge, we purchase one of there all attraction tickets (which is valid for a year). We visited the caves, very...More

Thank Elley B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our visit. Great value for money, ticket valid for a full year, didn't manage to do all attractions, so will be back. Fantastic ice cream in the village too. Lots of attractions are dog friendly, so top marks from me!

Thank Sally O
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Really interesting place to visit, the cave tour is brilliant. Highly recommend coming here to any considering.

Thank Thomas B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Approach Cheddar by car from the north as by the time you drive into the town the best bits of the gorge are behind you. The town itself is very touristy. Parking is £5 even if you only want to stop for half an hour....More

Thank Charlie G
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I decided to visit Cheddar gorge on a Friday afternoon so it wasnt busy and we could easily park for free. Been a bit adventurous we decided to climb Black Hill (which isnt for the novice) nearly vertical at times and over...More

Thank TonyandAnna H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went to the caves and gorge with our teenage children and two dogs. The dogs are allowed to go into the caves with you, which makes life a lot easier and meant we could all go in. Gough’s cave, the largest, has some lovely...More

Thank cohearn
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Not too over crowded nice time to visit. The locals are lovely and I bought Xmas cards at the Xmas shop !!!😁

Thank wendymcbride4146
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Anthony P
9 July 2018|
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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.
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mel b
29 June 2018|
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Response from Feedback4Success | Reviewed this property |
I believe there are bats however you will not see them. Nothing to worry about.
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lisahartrey
29 May 2018|
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There are some steps further in the cave but there is an area to park pushchairs. Concrete paths throughout make it easy for pushchairs. When we went there last week, we saw visitors with pushchairs carry them up and down... More
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