Jenolan Caves, Jenolan Caves

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Dated to 340 million years, Jenolan Caves represent the oldest known cave system on Earth. The site's main attractions are ten caves filled with ancient limestone formations. You can drop by for a short tour, lasting only a couple of hours and visiting only one cave, or arrange to stay for an entire week and explore all ten caves currently open to the public. A variety of educational and inexpensive family-oriented tours are available on a daily basis.  Frequent underground concerts by Australia's notable performers are held in several caves. You can also choose to undertake a series of nature walks through the rugged mountain bush, all of which are clearly marked and free of charge. With our custom trip planner, Jenolan Caves attractions like Jenolan Caves can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • We did the imperial cave with our 3.5yr old son and what a treat! The drive into the caves is a bit precarious however upon arrival you come across dramatic cave entrances and an almost Swiss looking ...  more »
  • We stayed one night at Caves House and really enjoyed the Imperial Diamond Cave tour. We are so impressed with the Tour guide Jacob, he was very engaging and has a huge amount of knowledge about the c...  more »
  • Incredible and amazing, you have to experience these tours. I wish we could do more of them we just didn't get our timing right. Check the schedule, book in advance, and plan to spend the day there. W...  more »
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  • Brilliant Tour with our tour guide Sam, insightful and informative on the historic places in Sydney. The Jenolan Caves is not for just anyone, it's all based on your fitness and health. If you are fitness guru, then take up the River Cave, but if you just want to take your time and enjoy the caves for all its glory, go for the Lucas, I would highly recommend you to see your doctor about your health before doing these caves as it can take a toll as you get further in. My partner and I assisted a few that needed help, but we found it to be an awesome fitness trek for us. Cafe was good, warm and clean, food was good too, price was standard as all tourist places are. Best to take your own packed lunch if your on a budget. Great tour, thank you Sam for showing us around.
  • This place was amazing!!! The natural formations blew my mind. There are a few guided tours available with for different grades of fitness. Tour guides were very knowledgeable and friendly. If visiting for the first time and you are a teacher, i noticed you can select a guided tour for free. Not sure if this promotion is still available, but you could save some $$$ by double checking.
  • Short of it ~ during the weekends its packed. Stay the night at caves house do a late tour and its way better. Long of it ~ highly recommend going during yule fest. Good vibe and food. Love caves house with late night tours. Makes the trip 10 x better sleeping there.
  • An interesting visit inside the world's oldest cave. We completed the most challenging one, The River Cave. The steep ladders and tight areas were fun to navigate around. Our guide was informative but could have been more interactive with the whole group. The location is very out of the way; so prepare for long, windy and narrow roads.
  • We remember the Guide in the Jenolan Caves showing some of the rocks from deep underground. A great experience to enter a whole different world underground. Highly recommended. Guide in the Jenolan Caves showing some of the rocks from deep underground. A great experience to enter a whole different world underground. There are a variety of caves to suit different fitness levels and taking varying amounts of time explore. There are also accommodation options to expand the stay and take time to absorb everything on offer. Highly recommended. Was this review helpful? Please indicate by clicking *like*

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