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We visited Peak Cavern on a joint ticket with Speedwell Cavern and despite Speedwell being the smaller of the two, we enjoyed that and learnt so much more than we did at Peak. Unfortunately that was completely down to the tour guide.
We were "guided"...More
A very pleasant stroll alongside a meandering stream and up into what appears to be a cliff face brings you to the impressive entrance to the Peak Cavern. We were a little late and so didn't get to see the entire demonstration of hoe rope...More
Very large open cavern, which gets much smaller as you go in. The guide was brilliant, though there was a very large group (about 50) of us, he was very knowledgeable about the history and geology, he was also an experienced caver so could tell...More
We bought the joint ticket with Speedwell cavern for a reasonable £19 each. The tour was decent and the guide very knowledgable. Some fantastic views and must do along with speedwell cavern whilst in Castleton, need about 2 - 2.5 hours to do both
Always been keen, and have visited many around the UK/world...BUT
Encouraged to buy a double pass to include another system with "boat ride" at another site.
This venue, very low bending required, with no safety hats, hard work for the shorty's, don't know how tall...More
Great guide who really knew his stuff about the history of the caves. Fascinating demonstration of how rope used to be made by the people who lived in the caves.
The cave is accessible to most having fairly even ground and only a few steps....More
A great cavern. Walk in only very few steps as it's a straight walk in and have to bend your head in a few places. They still make ropes in the cave and there's a demo when you go in they also have concerts in...More