Cheddar Caves & Gorge
Beautifully lit, underground cathedral. Gough's Cave has been of great importance to archaeologists with its evidence of 40,000 years of human habitation.
Buy authentic Cheddar cheese, explore Gough’s cave system and enjoy a three mile walk around the famous gorge.
Visit the Gorge website
360 acres of spectacular views from Britain's biggest gorge, the cliffs rising to 400ft. Don't miss the 274 steps of Jacob's Ladder to the lookout tower.
What makes it special
- Wonder at the size of Gough's Cave
- Take the 274 steps of Jacob's Ladder to the tower
Opening Times (caves)
Summer Holidays - daily 10:00 to 17:30
Rest of the year - daily 10:00 to 17:00
Cliffs - Dawn to dusk
Adult (16yr+) - £19.95 (online £16.95*)
Child (5-15yrs) - £14.95 (online £12.70*)
Under 5's (0-4yrs) - free (online free)
* Prices show 15% discount. Online tickets must be booked no later than midnight (GMT) on the day before your intended visit.
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