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Good place to visit with family

Guided tour was value for money and interesting. Right in franconian switzerland. There is also... read more

Reviewed June 26, 2018
Bavaria, Germany
Good off beat destination...franconian swiss

A quick visit away from busy city life... Caves have minor ticket charges... Guide explains in... read more

Reviewed May 14, 2018
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Forchheimer Str. 1, 91278 Pottenstein, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed July 23, 2018

We visited the cave on a Sunday afternoon and while it was not crowded, it was moderately busy. The tour is in German but if you hang back, he will play an audio recording of the English translation. If you require that, just start at...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 26, 2018

Guided tour was value for money and interesting. Right in franconian switzerland. There is also bear bones inside. Guess its better to go here rather than the binghohle or other places. Have visited most caves in the franconian switzerland. Beautiful paths all around. You can...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

A quick visit away from busy city life... Caves have minor ticket charges... Guide explains in german followed by english translation played on sound system... Caves hace 9°C temperature so carry a zipper if required. Few steps with ample wait time so you do not...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank damana9
Reviewed March 19, 2018 via mobile

Have made multiple tours in this cave and it's still amazes me everytime. It's a German tour but they play English after the tour guide speaks. Usually you're walking off to the next area of interest before it's done. There's a lot of stairs with...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Tholin J
Reviewed July 27, 2017 via mobile

We decided to take af break from the roadtrip and found this great but chilly hidden pearl.. It was a great experience and lots of fun to feel line a undergrund explorer. NOTE they only take cash

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Kassia D
Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile

Even if the illuminations could have been more tasteful the cave (the joined up caves) is truly fascinating with interesting formations. The guided tour was on the short side but informative. Cheap entry Wonderful surroundings The cake at the cafe was tasty and priceworthy

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank KajsaWargh
Reviewed July 3, 2017

The drive was very scenic with lots of mountain road twist-and-turns and a beautiful small river alongside. The cave is remarkable, and their guide/announcements are bi-lingual (Deutsche and English). A must go place if you are traveling Nuremberg-Bamberg area, and also if you are driving...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank MDP_Love_Traveling
Reviewed March 31, 2017

You pay for the entry, I think the ticket price is around 5-10 euros per person. This entry includes guided tour. Great outing for a family, you will definitely enjoy the walk around the cave.It is cold inside, please carry a warmer for yourself and...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Bhumika147
Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

The place is amazing. Do not forget to take with you some jacket. ... it is cold inside. All explanation in German. Prepare walk 500 steps in 40 min inside the cave. Recommended afterwards go for lunch on riverside 50 meter down road to forellen...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

The cave is beautiful for sure, but it isn't really that much of a "WOW"-experience. The best thing about this cave is the nature around it. The guide we had only spoke German, and I don't think they have an English guide.

Date of experience: July 2016
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