Cheddar Gorge & Caves

BS27 3QF


+44 (0)1934 742343

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Cheddar Gorge and Caves Bristol

Guide Prices

Adult Day Ticket: £19.95
Child Day Ticket: £14.95

Day Tickets include entry to all attractions: Gough’s Cave with audio guide tour, Dreamhunters at Cox’s Cave, Museum of Prehistory, Beyond the View: a cinematic journey through the gorge, Jacob’s Ladder, Lookout Tower and the Cliff-top Walk.

Rock Climbing or Adventure Caving or Black Cat Free Fall:
Single Adult (16 years+) £24.95
Single Child (8 – 15 years) £18.70
Exclusive Group – Adults & Children (up to 10 people) £154
Exclusive Group – Adults (up to 10 people) £187

Junior Caving:
Single Adult (16 years+) £18.70
Single Child (8 – 15 years) £18.70
Exclusive Group – Adults & Children (up to 10 people) £154.00

Escape Rooms:
The Vault (12+ years) 30 minutes: £14.95 per person
Caved In (12+ years) 60 minutes: £24.95 per person

Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)

* Monday to Sunday 10am-5pm
Open all year except Christmas Day



  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors - Cheddar Man Museum, Shop and Cafe.
  • Facilities for Hearing Impaired Visitors - Limited
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access - In the Museum and to the Shop and Cafe
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Attraction Facilities

  • Shop


  • On-Site café/restaurant
  • Picnic Site

Children & Infants

  • Accept Children Over 3

Establishment Features

  • Audio Commentary in Foreign Languages - Audio Guides commentary in Gough's cave in French and German
  • Dogs Accepted
  • Printed Material in Foreign Languages - Tours of Gough's Cave in Spanish and Polish
  • Tea / Coffee Shop

Key Features

  • Approx length of visit - 4+ hours
  • In countryside
  • Village Location - On the edge of Cheddar Village

Parking & Transport

  • Coach Parking
  • Parking (charge) - February Half-term to October Half-term
  • Parking (free) - November to mid-February

Payment Methods

  • Blue Badge Guides admitted free
  • Booking essential - For School & Group visits and Adventure Caving & Rock climbing sessions
  • Min group size - 20
  • Special group rates
  • TIC Staff Admitted Free

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Demonstrations Given - Stone Age Survival Skills - including flint-knapping & fire-making by re-enactors dressed in deerskins.
  • Educational Visits Accepted - School Rooms available for lectures and picnics
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups - Guided Tours of Gough's Cave

Travel & Trade

  • Commission/net rates apply
  • Group discounts available

Venue Facilities

  • Groups Accepted

Map & Directions

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2020
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Recent Reviews:

  • MostlyMikeJones
    Swansea, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Interesting area to visit
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 17th September 2020
    Despite the current situation with Covid and the fact we knew that the caves were closed we decided to visit for the Gorge views anyway. We discovered on arrival that Jacobs ladder was open so... Read full review
  • suedavchaeli
    Trip Type:
    After wookey hole.
    3 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 19th September 2020
    Were only slightly disappointed,but the walks ,the views more than made up for the cave's been closed,even saw the ferral sheep. Read full review
  • allertonlad
    Northallerton, United Kingdom
    Spectacular area
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 20th September 2020
    Even if you're just driving through, this is a spectacular area to visit. Lots of parking areas, plenty of interesting and differing shops. Very busy on a midweek September day. Read full review

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