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Hollgrotten

Baar 6340, Switzerland
+41 41 761 15 68
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Ranked #1 of 4 attractions in Baar
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Caverns/ Caves
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Antwerpen
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

We liked the caves a lot. Adventurous for kids, well prepared and lighted and connected to an area of Kanton Zug where you can do so much more including a great for dinner/ lunch nearby.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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36 reviews 36 reviews
34 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

All what you expect from a cave. High variety of beautiful formations and scenery. Absolutely worth the trip if you are staying in the Lucerne or Zurich area. Thee is a typical Kiosk that sells the tickets, but also snacks and drinks. The Cave consists out of 2 levels with stairs to climb. After exiting a small walk back down... More

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Germany
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24 reviews 24 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

This is a good place to go for a few hours if you need something "adventurous" to do with a mixed group of people .... the caves are not too extensive, well lit and there is not much climbing to do. Clothes will remain clean since you hardly ever need to bend or squeeze through any small passages.... They are... More

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Basel, Switzerland
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65 reviews 65 reviews
58 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

This wonderfully lit cave with different colored light just give you goose bumps as you walk past the narrow path way. The formations are of numerous kinds more than an experienced cave traveller can even think of. Besides the formations look wet and live as if still undergoing transformation. Its all the cave wonders packed in a small place and... More

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Zug, Switzerland
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29 reviews 29 reviews
13 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

They have just renovated the caves. There are two caves now. It is very interesting to see how it is inside the mountain. The stories to the cavities are entertaining. It is quite cool inside and it is very good when you want to cool down during summer time. You can park close to it or park in Baar and... More

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San Diego
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26 reviews 26 reviews
6 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

Not the easiest attraction to find - but definitely worth the effort:) GPS and Iphone just couldn't seem to find the exact country road to get us to these caves, but after asking directions several times we found the little sign pointing to the narrow road that leads to the caves, an active small river and a very nice restaurant.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013 via mobile

It is very interesting inside but you need to walk a lot and it is a good one go tour but the restaurant that is by the cave serves one of the best rosti and onion gravy sauce

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Zurich, Switzerland
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106 attraction reviews
178 helpful votes 178 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

The Hollgrotten Caves Baar is located about 15 minutes’ drive outside of Zug. Open daily 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m. from April to the end of October. This site offers plenty of parking and is located at the edge of the Lorze ravine. There is a kiosk at the trail head where you can purchase your tickets (Adults CHF10, children CHF5) and... More

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3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2013

You walk from the car park to the entrance which is a sort of kiosk, then buy your ticket and enter the cave network. Various "rooms" of stalagtites and mites await you, with imaginative descriptions of the forms. Take good shoes and waterproof clothes as it is (obviously) a place where water drips.

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Lucerne, Switzerland
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57 reviews 57 reviews
18 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2013

Well worth a visit, a little tricky to find so look out for their signposts. It's down quite a narrow lane. The caves are great and not too commercial.

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