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Treak Cliff Cavern

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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A great experience and very interesting!

My husband and I really enjoyed our tour here. Our guide was Andy, he was very knowledgeable and... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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The whole visit was amazing

The whole experience was delightful the young girl that conducted the tour was lovely,very... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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Started as a Blue John mine over 300 years ago, Treak Cliff Cavern continues to mine, process and manufacture ornamental items and jewellery from Blue John Stone today. On the 40 minute guided tour visitors can see the most abundant veins of Blue...more
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Buxton Road, Castleton, Peak District National Park S33 8WP, England
+44 1433 620571
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My husband and I really enjoyed our tour here. Our guide was Andy, he was very knowledgeable and friendly. The story behind blue john was interesting (I won't spoil) and the caverns themselves was fantastic to see. The tour lasts quite a while so very...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

The whole experience was delightful the young girl that conducted the tour was lovely,very knowledgable and gave everybody time to take photos and get their breath after a few steep climbs . My daughter and I found the caves breathtaking just took you into another...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were spoilt for choice which cavern to visit as there are 4 caverns to visit near castleton. we visited here and was nicely surprised as we didn't know what to expect. We booked a tour which was great as it was just my wife...More

1  Thank JoandDave69
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Interesting cavern with a good guided tour. Lots to see and find out, including experiencing true darkness! Lots of parking available on the road

Thank hjskinner82
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was looking for an activity to fill part of the day in the Peak District with my Dad as he can get bored easily (I knew hiking was not the one for him...). Luckily I came across a brochure for the Caverns! It's not...More

Thank Abi S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a lovely time with our superb guide - and you can see the Blue JOhn stone in this cavern better than in others. (Some just are old lead mines)

Thank Lesley E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are a number of caves and caverns in this area, some of which shout about their attractions rather too loudly methinks. We booked for this one because it looked like the most genuine (with it still being a working mine), the least commercialised and...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our tour thanks to the excellent guide, Andy. The mix of mine and natural caverns with outcrops of Blue John was fascinating and it was great to be able to take our dogs with us.

Thank jonahag_jones
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and 4 friends visited Treak Cliff on a rainy Monday and we were treated to a wonderful, personal tour through a very interesting cavern, packed with a variety of features and interesting trivia. Our guide, Lorna was very personable snd friendly, quickly adjusting to...More

2  Thank Nunya B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After looking at dismal rainy weather we thought we would search for something else to do than walk. We came across this tavern and what a find. It was a great tour and very informative. I loved knowing we were supporting a local business with...More

Thank Sarah R
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Marcus W
30 August 2018|
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Response from emmadro | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are! We took our Frenchie he was a bit nervous and we had to carry him down some of the stairs. But yes, they are definitely allowed in.
25 July 2018|
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Response from shirleyrudd | Reviewed this property |
We didn't pre-book. Just had to wait 10minutes for next tour
18 April 2018|
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Response from Keith S | Reviewed this property |
Yes there's a path all the way round inside 😊