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Interesting outing, especially on a rainy day

The Baar Caves are definitely worth a visit, especially if it is a rainy day. It takes about 20... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2018
KrigGB
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Zug, Switzerland
Amazing view, but a hike to get there

The caves themselves are absolutely stunning, with fascinating factoids scattered throughout. The... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2018
KatherineB2011
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Melbourne, Australia
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Come and explore the unique dripstone caverns in the Lorze ravine at Baar! The fairytale rock formations are a delight for young and old – you can show your grandchildren the enchanting variety of shapes and colours in the caves or join your...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Reviewed 1 November 2018

The Baar Caves are definitely worth a visit, especially if it is a rainy day. It takes about 20 minutes to meander through the caves and there are interesting stories as well for children. If it is a nice day, it is nice to park...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 21 August 2018

The caves themselves are absolutely stunning, with fascinating factoids scattered throughout. The caves are beautifully lit, with some parts using colour but others just set to highlight special features. Incidentally, being so warm lately, the constant temperature of 10C was an absolutely delight, and the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Charming place. I was lucky to be there with no other visitors and i got to experience the cave all to myself. Feel like i was in a fairy land. The cave was not overly decorated like some other caves i have been, which add...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank fridalie
Reviewed 12 June 2018

This attraction is certainly off the beaten path. There is no bus service so you'll need a bike or car for the last mile or so on a road through the forest. To get to the cave after you purchase your ticket you take a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank travel0723
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

Beautiful place. Don't take the car. It is really worth to do the walk from the bus 3 stop Paradise and start walking for about 45min and enjoy the beautiful path through the Forrest and river. The caves are of course beautiful!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Edusam12
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Very nice to have trip with family with young kids. They are excited after walking in the caves. Also they spent a lot of energy, while reaching the entrance- about 15-20 min climbing. So returning back to home, a lot of new knowledge and they...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Slava S
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The Hollgrotten is a natural cave system which is very well prepared and a great place to visit in summer time when temperatures are above 35 degrees Celsius. It is nice and cool and the walk through the cave is easy and full of surprises....More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Ursula S
Reviewed 6 September 2017

The place turned out to be much better than I expected. It was around 45 minutes of walking through the caves, admiring various formations made by water during thousands of years. Everything is well prepared, and the lights add a bit of charm. I advise...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Bardek8
Reviewed 23 July 2017

The photos don't quite do this place justice. It is immense, particularly in the central caverns were Europe's largest underground river flows. The light show in the final immense cavern is incredible, and alone worth the admission. It is a bit of a drive out,...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank NZDamon
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

I rode a public bike I rented at Dammstrasse (free but you need to deposit your ID card or passport) to come here, 8km, not a hard ride and beautiful scene on you way. It has free audio guides (get at the ticket booth, in...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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