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Cheddar Caves & Gorge

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Address: Cheddar BS27 3QF, England
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These caves provided shelter for man more than 40,000 years ago.

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US$ 78.25*
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On a Friday before the school holidays The Caves and Gorge are not that crowded. No school visits either today so this meant we could take our time. There are many different... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2016
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Waterlooville, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2016

Really stunning views in the cave, slightly ruined by Costa coffee, but it's not all bad. The views are really breathtaking, and after not going in for years this was made even better. The rest of Cheddar is nice as well, with obviously the sweet kitchen, followed by the upcoming zip-wire, and the open top bus coming up and down... More 

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Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

On a Friday before the school holidays The Caves and Gorge are not that crowded. No school visits either today so this meant we could take our time. There are many different ticket prices depending on how much of the attraction you want to see. If visiting the area and want to see the Lions of Longleat as well there... More 

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3 Thank andyandkaths
Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2016

A good day out regardless of the weather, we waited til we know the weather was turning to damp/showers as this doesn't affect the exprence

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Thank john68130
Bristol, United Kingdom
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102 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2016

this is the place of wonder, the cave is great, its just mesmerising and astonishing, been already few times but gonna come back more, its on the pricey side but I think there is a lot to look after!

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Tried to go here to be told no dogs . Badly behaved kids are ok but not dogs think its a joke old people with bad mobility can walk round but not people with a well behaved dog its not like its wet in there already pray please doggies dont wee up a wet wall 3/10

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Norfolk, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2016

After reading reviews on here i had my doubts, but we arrived paid our fee and had a great time, Goughs Cave was a walk around at your own pace listening to a recording which i liked as you could take your time ( the wife preferred a proper guide but nit available now ) i must admit i thought... More 

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Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

Went to caves with wife and dog Lovely experience and modern guiding can go at your own pace Includes other attractions in the price Not suitable for mobility impaired people though Jacobs ladder is very hard going even for able bodied people Lovely village Parking £5.00 for the day and transferable Free after 6.00 pm when all is shut Lovely... More 

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Dorking, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Great adventure, but accessible for all. Not too many people around as we went on a rainy day, that was nice, as I do not like crowds or being pushed,

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Reviewed 27 June 2016

Pack your winters warmers, it can get chilly in the caves even on a sunny day, however the caves are an amazing way to learn about our history and the history of Somerset.

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Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

The cost of the ticket is so worth it, the amount that's included is so informative as well and all staff were so friendly!

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