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The Great Siege Tunnels

Midway up at the northern end of the rock, Gibraltar
+350 200 74950
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We went too visit this place, very interesting, lot of tunnels which are all lit up, it's all about... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
mammio
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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Brilliant Caves

The Great Siege tunnels were brilliant, information about their construction the history of the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
BAJ89
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Henlow, United Kingdom
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Midway up at the northern end of the rock, Gibraltar
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went too visit this place, very interesting, lot of tunnels which are all lit up, it's all about ww1 and my.. long tunnels too

Thank mammio
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Great Siege tunnels were brilliant, information about their construction the history of the cannons, soldiers, was excellent. The walk is very steep if you chose to go all the way down the tunnel, although an audio message does give you advance warning, and suggests...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was amazed at the enginuity of those who built these tunnels. It would have been a long and exhausting process.according to information gleaned along the way, it had to be done in many stages. I walked quite a distance into the tunnels but because...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The siege tunnels were kind of boring. Very crowded, and not that memorable. Based on pictures and some other reviews many people have St. Michael's Caves and the Siege Tunnels confused. If short on time, focus on St. Miachael's Caves and the top of the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went in the caves and found it very interesting finding out about the war and history of Gibraltar. Never wakes through caves before so enjoyed it. Would be difficult to take a pushchair up and down in my opinion

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the cable car to the top and then walked here via St. Michael's Cave (about 4km). While it is not a full-fledged museum, it was surprisingly interesting. (Didn't know that Spain indirectly helped the Americans by attacking Britain during the American War of...More

Thank StevenJackson2016
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Some incredible vision followed by some incredibly hard work have created some very interesting tunnels throughout the rock of Travolta. Entry from the top. Interesting interactive displays all along the way. Light to medium fitness required.

Thank Ross B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We self toured the Siege tunnels in mid May. The tunnels themselves were amazing, then reading the history of the cannons, soldiers, equipment, heartaches and things to overcome just made the tunnels even more amazing. The walk is steep if one choses to go all...More

Thank Karen B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very interesting indeed even if your not interested in the war . Some breath taking views out the windows . Goes very deep and it fairly cool . Loved it

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

these tunnels were dug out by hand many centuries ago and what a task they had. these tunnels go on forever with cannons in situ pointing out to sea and across to Spain. The views from these portals are stunning. There is plenty of information...More

Thank Adrian T
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TrapperH
May 23, 2018|
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Response from ToujoursLaRoute | Reviewed this property |
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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Andrew W
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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Vivcyn
November 10, 2017|
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Response from Eric W | Reviewed this property |
We got our tickets at the gate of the moorish castle , £10 each , but there are other outlets all same price but may be handier , don't think there are any discounts for pre bookings ,best ask your hotel for the nearest... More
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