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Midway up at the northern end of the rock, Gibraltar
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The tunnel walk can be done in your taxi tour. The experience excellent. The descriptions are also excellent.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are going to Gibraltar, you can not go without exploring the tunnels in my opinion. This is really interesting even managed to get my 14 year old daughter to engage and enjoy. Some of the displays talk and frightened us all.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The tunnels provide an amazing insight into the time and the clever engineering required for the tunnels. The views are quite stunning.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We enjoyed exploring the tunnels using the audio guide. Our only criticism was that at times we were stopped too early and couldn’t find what they were pointing out. When we proceeded we discovered that we had not been at the designated location. Make sure...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The tunnels have been around since the 1700s. We even heard a story about how the tunnels were used to defend English Gibraltar from the Spanish at the same time as the American revolution. And it meant England had to devote a lot of resources...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 12, 2019 via mobile

For a place with so much history I was disappointed with the lack of artefacts and visuals. Yes it had some visual and audio commentary. However I feel so much more could be done to improve this place.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 10, 2019

You have to take in the Tunnels while here they are excellent and make sure you have your camera a must take photo opp

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Doug M
Reviewed April 2, 2019

This was part of the Nature Reserve package and was more than worth doing. We visited the WW II tunnels afterwards and found them much less interesting. It is a surprisingly long walk to the end of the tunnels and if you go on one...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed April 1, 2019

Really enjoyed the walk all the way down the siege tunnels lots of information and history a lot to take in on one visit. Quite steep climb back up.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 30, 2019

Must be one of the most interesting places in the world to visit with views out across the med,and the airport to due for.

Date of experience: March 2019
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sarahadamson
April 7, 2019|
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Response from 321rupertr | Reviewed this property |
I agree, the floor is flat although hewn out of rock do not totally smooth. There is no time pressure so you can walk at your own pace. The tunnels are on a gradient slowly downwards I think your grandad could see a fair... More
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TrapperH
May 23, 2018|
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Hello You should buy a ticket that allow you to several objectives (the apes, the tunnels, the rock, moorish castle...). But you should be also be prepared to walk a lot. The cable car will bring you to the top, and from... More
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939AndrewW939
March 21, 2018|
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Response from ScotlandSooty | Reviewed this property |
We got a joint ticket that included the cable car caves extra and you do need the cable car but we walked back took for ever!!!!!
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