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Address: Ballyvaughan, Ireland

A striking collection of prehistoric underground caves.

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The cave tour was quite interesting to both adults and children alike. They even turn off all the lights at one point of the tour so you can experience complete darkness (can't... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The cave tour was quite interesting to both adults and children alike. They even turn off all the lights at one point of the tour so you can experience complete darkness (can't even see your own hand). Well worth the visit. You can also walk (carefully) along the Burren for those who would like to.

Stamullen, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We went here primarily for the cave but here is a lot more to do. There is a fabulous Gift shop and a cheese maker with exceptional cheese! The highlight for us was the bird of prey centre, The staff there are very knowledgeable and passionate about their work. They do displays every few hours and they are brilliant!!

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

As it is a constant temperature of 10 degrees Celsius, it is advisable to have sensible lace-up shoes and a coat on, as it can get quite chilly and the paths are damp.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

one of top attractions for locals and visitors to north clare-well run cave with plenty for all the family.

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Harker Heights, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The cave is a very long ancient underground river. As far as cave formations, there are a few but the cave is not listed with them. The cave is prone to flooding in areas during spells of high rainfall, so check ahead to make sure it is not closed. A senior discount is available. Parking was a bit confusing. You... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited this Cave with my boyfriend on a round Ireland trip. We headed for the caves on the way to the Cliffs of Moher, which were far far superior and cheaper too. I feel the experience you get is not worth the price of admission. The first thing that bothered me was how the entrance to the cave was smack... More 

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Wollongong, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you have never been to a cave of any sort ever before then give it a go,otherwise be prepared for a very commercial cave with little in its favour. Minimal natural decoration.The guides have an interesting spiel but nothing out of the ordinary. Overall rather disappointing BUT the Birds of Prey show did compensate. It's very well presented and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After visiting the cliffs we made our way to the caves. Found the tour very interesting, it took about 45minutes and our tour guide Steve was very well spoken, informative and gave us a good few chuckles while on the tour with his funny anecdotes. The waterfall within the cave is beautiful and the fossils in the stone are amazing.... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is an excellent for a dull day visit. Good tour guide, it is of course rather dark and damp I used my torch as I was a bit unsure under foot. We combined it with the falconry display it is a bit cheaper for the ticket. Lots of parking space.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was driving near this place and decided why not. Just when I arrived they lady at the gate said they just started the birds of prey show, so I bought that ticket as well. Since I like birds it was a nice bonus. Then cave was cool too. You can grab a quick bite to eat here also, they... More 

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