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Cuevas de Sorbas

Paraje Barranco del Infierno, 04270 Sorbas, Spain
+34 950 36 47 04
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A wonderful walk among amazing rock formations. It was fun - we walked, jumped, crawled, downhill... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2018
JuliaMD29
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Sofia, Bulgaria
Walls of gypsum crystals

We were the only two on the tour ( called the basic tour) so had a very personalised visit. You... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2017
Tina F
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cambridge
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You can visit the gypsum Sorbas caves in different ways depending on your physical conditions and concerns:Ther tours are quite affordable and prices range between 15 € and 11 € per child. They even offer a three menu lunch at their Restaurant at 13 € per person (10 € if you take a tour) Or if you prefer, you can have just a coffee on the Terrace-Bar.
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  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“cave system” (3 reviews)
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Paraje Barranco del Infierno, 04270 Sorbas, Spain
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+34 950 36 47 04
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

A wonderful walk among amazing rock formations. It was fun - we walked, jumped, crawled, downhill and climbing again ...

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Reviewed 27 November 2017

We were the only two on the tour ( called the basic tour) so had a very personalised visit. You begin the tour by walking through the gorge into the cave mouth. In parts you can walk upright and in others you have to go...More

2  Thank Tina F
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Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Very good value for money. The lady guide spoke very good English. A lot of climbing and in one place nearly crawling but very worth it. Bags and things are locked away for you as you will need to be able to use both hands....More

1  Thank Kathryn L
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Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

I visited these caves with my partner whilst on holiday in Spain from the UK. We happened to pass through Sorbas on our road trip and having seen the visitor centre in the town, we decided to stop at the caves on our return back....More

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Reviewed 18 September 2017

I only did the basic tour but it was really excellent. I was the only English member of our group but our lovely guide Heike spoke Spanish reasonably slowly so I mostly understood what she was saying. Nevertheless she still translated to English for my...More

Thank Bill K
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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

We did the most difficult and it was amazing! Our guide very prepared and patient. It's important to be careful and pay attention to the guide all the time

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Reviewed 20 July 2017

As most of the reviews state already, yes! This is a great way to spend an afternoon, away from the scorching heat... deep in the beautiful caves of Sorbas! Guided tour (basic) was well worth it, easy to book (by phone) and the one and...More

2  Thank i47
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Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

This was a really fun trip. The first cave he loads of stalagmites and stalactites but was easy to walk round The second cave got interesting where we needed to crawl through gaps in the rocks, get down on our backs when the roof got...More

Thank Adrian T
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Reviewed 4 November 2016

Don´t trust them or their reservation-system. We send them an email about opening hours, and they replied within a few hours. We then replied their e-mail and made a reservation. When we arrived at the caves, the said we had no reservation. They claimed, they...More

2  Thank Per V
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OFICINCuevasdeSorbas, Director General at Cuevas de Sorbas, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2016

We are realy sorry for your bad experience with our service!We didnt answer because sometimes it can happen that the Internet doesnt work how it should,or takes longer time .That is why we couldnt answer your Reservation. Usualy the E-mails are reliable.Again excuse the Trouble...More

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Reviewed 30 October 2016

We had a very good visit here and the most important aspect of that was how helpful the staff were. There had been a mixup on our arrangements and the staff at the caves worked hard to give us as good a tour as they...More

2  Thank AdamsonAdventures
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