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“Not worth the trip”
Review of The Cango Caves

The Cango Caves
Ranked #2 of 29 things to do in Oudtshoorn
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Owner description: Though damaged through shortsighted tourism schemes in the 1960s, these caves are still worth a visit for their eerie dark tunnels and stunning limestone formations.
London, United Kingdom
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“Not worth the trip”
Reviewed August 29, 2008

We visited Cango Caves on a day trip from Knysna which turned out to be worth while because of the spectacular journey over the mountains towards Oudtshoorn and the entertaining trip to an ostrich farm, but the caves themselves were pretty poor.

The guided tour was fairly uninspiring and there was nothing really to be seen that set these out from any other caves that can be seen back in Europe for example.

Worth a visit if you're passing, but don't go out of your way.

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“Worth a visit”
Reviewed November 14, 2005

Definitely worth a visit as the guides are very entertaining....but caves are caves at the end of the day....enjoyable all the same. very cheap too

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