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Kalkgruben Monsted

Kalkvaerksvej 8 | Stoholm, Stoholm, Viborg 7850, Denmark
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Ranked #1 of 6 Attractions in Stoholm
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Aarhus, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

One would not imagine that such a place exists in the flat flat Denmark - but there it is. A hundreds of million years old calcium mine now converted into a sightseeing spot is worth a visit with or without children. A nice little 5-minute train transfer from the reception (after buying a ticket for about 10 Euros for adults),... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

I wish I were writing a blazing review, but unfortunately I was a bit disappointed about this place. We went there with a baby, four able-bodied adults and two elderly family members. We knew the mine might not be so easy to navigate - but it was far worse than expected. In many places there was far too little light... More

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Happisburgh, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

After taking a little train into the mine, it is wonderful place to explore. They have a refreshing attitude to the usual "stick to the path" "one way only", letting you rome around as the whim takes you up steep paths and through low tunnels on 2 km of paths. You can even take your dog! Don't miss the Cheese... More

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London, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

We visited the limestone caves in July and it was a great experience. The caves cover quite a big area and the paths are nicely lit. Great to view though we couldn't see any bats as it wasn't the season. There was a multimedia presentation inside the caves which is a must if you manage to be around the time... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2012

Give yourself time to wander on your own...and bring a flashlight. Take some time for the musuem too.

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