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Dunmore Cave

Castlecomer Road | Ballyfoyle, Ireland
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USD 41.79*
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Kilkenny City, Wicklow Mountains and Glendalough Day Trip from Dublin
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This subterranean system consists of a series of chambers formed over millions of years.
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Castlecomer Road | Ballyfoyle, Ireland
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went here as a family of 4 with 2 small kids. It was very enjoyable which I think was made even better by our tour guide who was very knowledgeable but also pleasant and entertaining. I had to take my time as my 5...More

Thank wearytravellerTipp
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had been in Kilkenny and I decided to call to visit the caves on the 5pm final tour time before closing. It only cost €10 for two adults and a child. Great value for money for an hours guided tour. Quite a few (over...More

Thank Elaine K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great tour, very good value for money we had more than an hour of a tour. Not a fan of guided tours but this was very enjoyable and interactive . Great tour guide John. A cafe would be lovely at the visitor centre but it...More

Thank ballyhb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great history, and fantastic tour guide who grew up around the cave. Gave good insight from his personal experience. Cave Temp 9degC 48degF. Worth the 10 Euros for the family!

Thank Robert F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dunmore Cave seems to be a bit off the tourist track, but it was well worth the quick drive out from Kilkenny to see it. Tours are about 40 minutes long and include lots of stairs, many that are wet. We were glad we wore...More

Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great day out with the kids...very friendly staff and the tour guide was really good..will go again and highly recommend it for a bit of irish history

Thank Irene H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Daughters and I visited Dunmore Cave on 19th July. Thoroughly enjoyed the experience. The staff were friendly and accommodating and the tour guide was really outstanding. Informative, interesting, interested, passionate and a great line in natural banter, she enhanced our experience immensely. It's a most...More

Thank paddyedr
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Great tourist attraction. Very interesting experience. Guide is very informative. Staff are friendly and helpful. No food or drinks outlet.

Thank marilyne2375
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

The cave is a very cool experience! The tour guide was great and told folk tales and history about the cave. Loved it!

Thank Jill R
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

A good attraction to visit if you want to see natural limestone features up close. Our guide was very informative and took us through in about 45 minutes. The video to begin also gives plenty of information about the construction of the cave. Good footwear...More

Thank Michael F
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24 July 2015|
Response from Jackothy | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I went in a party with a couple who'd brought their young children along (3 and 7). The children loved it but the youngest had to be carried up a lot of steps, so you'd need to be physically very fit to manage. The guide... More