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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 1 week ago via mobile

I visited with my husband and children aged 9 & 11. I had been about 15yrs ago and always wanted to return. It’s a nice, short drive from Kilkenny centre. You enter through a lovely visitor centre where you are met by very friendly and...More

1  Thank Karen H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived just as the tour was about to start and the guide Jean held back until we joined the others. The tour takes about forty minutes and the caves are damp and cool so wear a jumper or a coat if you don't like...More

1  Thank PaulHFromCranley
Reviewed October 3, 2018

I’ve visited these caves a few times over the years, the first time I recall was when I was a primary school kid, and I always enjoyed the visit. This review strictly relates to my most recent visit on Sunday Sep 30th 2018. From my...More

2  Thank Darren H
Reviewed August 28, 2018

What a gem of place, fantastic value, €13 family of four, great guide full of energy not as many steps as expected and we really enjoyed every minute of the tour with added bits of lights out and the old Irish jargon.

1  Thank 41sarah1977
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic place to visit. Room with lots of information and a video outlining the history before tour starts. Tour guide was Jean, a native of Kilkenny, and she was just brilliant. She has lots of stories to tell and so obvious that she was genuinely...More

1  Thank rebeccacollins40
Reviewed August 13, 2018

We had a lovely visit, there was plenty of parking, friendly helpful staff on arrival, there was a good mix of kids and adults we had 5 of our kids with us, and although some kids were asking lots of questions the guide was very...More

4  Thank Gerard D
Reviewed August 10, 2018

Very cool experience and we were lucky enough to visit on a day without entrance fees! Lots of stairs, but when they turn the lights out at the end of the tour it's amazing. Also it was very cold and felt wonderful as it was...More

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Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

If you want to experience something that is completely different this is for you also great for those children who are bad into there geography and history as there is a bit of both our tour guide was brilliant she we learned so much from...More

Thank Derek C
Reviewed August 8, 2018

Had a very negative experience here today. We drove a good distance with two very excited kids to visit the dunmore cave and left with two very disappointed kids .We arrived at the desk to pay and straight away we got a lecture from the...More

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Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

Our tour guide Helen was amazing!!! She was very informative and could answer all our questions. There were a lot of steps but she told everyone to take them at their own pace so there was no pressure. Her friendliness and knowledge made this place...More

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666blueeyes
August 13, 2018|
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Response from Gerard D | Reviewed this property |
No they are very open feel to them no confined spaces.
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€5 for an adult and €3 for a child/student. €13 for a family, 2 adults, 2 children.
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