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Buchan Caves

Buchan, Victoria 3885, Australia
+61 13 19 63
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A great family friendly cave atmosphere with surrounding nature and history to appreciate

The Caves are great to visit and family friendly, my tour had a three year old and other children... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Melbourne, Australia
Beautiful place, well set up

We went on a weekday and in winter there isnt many people around which means we had the place... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Peter S
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Buchan, Victoria 3885, Australia
+61 13 19 63
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Caves are great to visit and family friendly, my tour had a three year old and other children. Of all the caves I've visited this is one of the better arrangements. There is camping available onsite and plenty of lovely walks to do around...More

Thank justinthebyrner
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went on a weekday and in winter there isnt many people around which means we had the place virtually to ourselves to look around. There is a huge collection of tree varieties with most signed so you know what your looking at.....the grounds are...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Our family had an overall pleasing experience on our recent visit to the Buchan Caves. The surrounding park and facilities were very good. If pressed for time I would recommend the Fairy Caves over the Royal Caves, because the lighting, accessibility and geological formations were...More

Thank bartie2017
Reviewed 8 June 2017

It was a really great experience seeing these beautiful caves and a different kind of an experience from the usual places I visit. Step inside the caves and it's like you are transported into the scene from a fantasy movie!! Would definitely recommend to anyone...More

1  Thank Gehan R
Reviewed 6 June 2017

We visited the caves last week. Really is another world, some of the best caves I have seen in the world!! Been to caves in Vietnam, Blue Mountains and USA but wow these were by far the best. The caves are set in a reserve...More

Thank Ernest M
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

About 1 hour drive from Bairnsdale. Located close to a wonderful rural village, Buchan, with wonderful small hills. Accommodation and dine available there. Caves located about 500-1000m from the visitor centre within the caves reserve. Tickets available at visitor centre. 22$. A kitchen, children play...More

Thank Lamindu
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Great Visit on a beautiful autumn day. The tree's at this time of year are amazing. Went on the guided tour of the Fairy and Royal Cave with Dale - he was fantastic. Such a great place to visit and recommend to tourists and locals...More

Thank Beck S
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Yes, well unknown to me you do not have to rug up while caving it isnt cold in there absoultely the opposite being quite warm in fact. We enjoyed walking through the caves quite a slippery floor on the concrete with lovely formations to view...More

Thank Seaton29
Reviewed 30 April 2017

These caves are really amazing. The paths a quite narrow and you have to bend down in lots of areas though out the tour but well worth the trip if you have never seen caves before. There are heaps of areas out side the caves...More

1  Thank Michele P
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We enjoyed the 1st cave immensely but there were 1 or 2 tight spots. The guide pointed out while walking through the cave that since my husband is a big guy with bad knees he could have some issues navigating the 2nd cave. It would...More

1  Thank DebsF3195
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2 March 2017|
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Response from Traci_Wilson-B | Reviewed this property |
Hi Carlotta, There is some accommodation in the Caves reserve, you would need to contact them about that, they have mainly camping but also a couple of cabins I think. There is also a range of different options in Buchan... More
11 January 2017|
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Response from Skip2357 | Reviewed this property |
No there are no boats
Geoff T
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Response from Geoff R | Reviewed this property |
You can only buy tickets at the caves.