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Slightly off the beaten track but a lovely quaint village and interesting place to visit. As many... read more

Reviewed April 21, 2019
Janine_CP
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
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half way between the Harbour and the High Street

Took a walk from the harbour to see the cave . well looked after and an attractive gate . Cave is... read more

Reviewed April 18, 2019
craigluscar
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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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Reviewed May 11, 2019 via mobile

Lovely historic place to visit for a small donation, stepped in history well worth a visit if in the area

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed April 21, 2019 via mobile

Slightly off the beaten track but a lovely quaint village and interesting place to visit. As many have said get the key from the Coca Tree cafe for a pound donation. Wander back down the path, unlock the door and have a look inside -...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 18, 2019

Took a walk from the harbour to see the cave . well looked after and an attractive gate . Cave is attributed to St Fillans but has been used as a jail for the witch hunts of the 16th and 17th centuries also used as...More

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

Well worth a visit if you are in the area especially for a small donation. The cave itself it small but full of history.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank jee72
Reviewed January 4, 2019 via mobile

Decided that due to our proximity and the quirky nature of this we’d go and have a look. Picked up the keys from the chocolate shop and did the short wander. Had the place to ourselves. Locked ourselves in and had a look around. Interesting...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank JohnCowey
Reviewed November 27, 2018

Nothing special but you have to appreciate the history. You get the key at a local eatery. The village is wonderful and the people are friendly. The village is very relaxed and it represents what life should be like. No pressure. They actually have beer...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank storsbergg
Reviewed October 21, 2018

Worth a visit if in Pittenweem, key was collected at nearby chocolate cafe at only £1 that goes to a charitable trust. The cave is quite large and goes a fair way into the rock with electric lighting

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Evelyn485
Reviewed September 1, 2018

Pittenweem isn't blessed with a multitude of overt tourist attractions, but this certainly is one. Think what you like about the rock beds and the Holiness of the water coming from the spring at the back, it's a really cool cave in the middle of...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

A fascinating and interesting place to visit - it has a beautiful atmosphere and is somewhere I had been meaning to visit for years - well worth a quick look around!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank gordonmpearce
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

Collect the key from the nearby Cocoa Tree Cafe to visit this fascinating cave that was occupied by monks from the Isle of May some 600 years ago. What implements did they use to hack out this solid rock? Walking round inside does not take...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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The Coco Tree coffee shop has a set of keys - in the High Street of the village.
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