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Wonder Cave

Valley of Kromdraai, South Africa
+27 11 957 0034
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Quiet impressive if you haven't seen one before

You have to walk down a narrow long stairs (about 200 steps) to get to a lift and of course walk up... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2017
Tina L
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Hong Kong, China
Unexpected, and a bonus.

Initially had little intention of exploring the caves - and so glad we changed our minds to view... read more

Reviewed 9 February 2016
duToit_Oz
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Melbourne, Australia
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Valley of Kromdraai, South Africa
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

You have to walk down a narrow long stairs (about 200 steps) to get to a lift and of course walk up again afterwards. The cave is not so well lighted and the official guide who guided us did not tell us much about the...More

Thank Tina L
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Initially had little intention of exploring the caves - and so glad we changed our minds to view natures created stalactite and stalagmites from the humble water drop. Our guide was well informed and made every effort to make it as interesting as possible. Although...More

1  Thank duToit_Oz
Reviewed 23 January 2016

Massive limestone cave , discovered and partially plundered by Italian miners who then scarpered as the Boer war threatened them. 45 steep steps followed by a further descent in a lift. Amazing formations which have grown over tens of thousands of years. Oxygen a little...More

2  Thank WindyinSancreed
Reviewed 15 November 2015

Great to see limestone cave that has not been stripped. The columns that have even produced over the years are spectacular. Good selection for lunch that was tasty.

Thank 401Graeme
Reviewed 21 October 2015 via mobile

A few steep steps to the bottom but nothing major. Had a amazing tour guide explaining the forming of the cave and answered all questions our group had to ask. Truly a unique place to visit with family or friends. They have a restaurant for...More

Thank Alicia B
Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

A really stunning cave! Essentially only one cavan, but a really beautiful one. The guide was not the best, but you don't need a great guide to appreciate the splendor that is Wonder Cave. I highly recommend it.

Thank Steve N
Reviewed 22 August 2015 via mobile

A really worthwhile visit, the Wonder Cave is situated inside the Rhino and Lion Park. The tour runs every hour and an experienced guide takes you around and tells you some very interesting facts about the cave, history, and wildlife. The cave is beautiful and...More

Thank Dat328
Reviewed 13 August 2015

One of the best caves I have been to in South Africa has to be the Wonder Caves. Here you can still see a cave that has not been stripped totally of it's natural beauty by man as many of the other caves in South...More

Thank skippie1973
Reviewed 22 July 2015

The wonder cave is within the Lion & Rhino Nature Reserve. Post our animal tour, we reached this place. The tour is every hour and is for around an hour. Please be mindful that one has to walk down and then up a lot of...More

Thank Maulin_Parekh
Reviewed 22 May 2015

A friend suggested we try these caves instead of going straight to Sterkfontein, and we were thrilled! The cave is hidden away down a secret crevasse, accessed by a steep flight of stairs and a little old lift. Inside is magical though, with stalactites and...More

Thank Elin L
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