Buchan Caves, Buchan

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With its elegant, tightly packed stalactites and stalagmites, the ethereal beauty of Buchan Caves offers visitors an exotic, otherworldly experience. The caves are primarily limestone in nature, have a total length of approximately 4 km (2.5mi), and are thought to be around 300-400 million years old. The prime attractions of the complex are the Royal Cave and Fairy Cave. For travelers who use our online itinerary creator, Buchan holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Buchan Caves and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • We viewed the Royal Cave with our 8 month old baby in a front carrier. It was absolutely incredible! Really enjoyed our trip! There were parts where we had to bend over but not for very long so our ba...  more »
  • Very expensive experience! Guide had a good grasp of the history but a poor knowledge of the formation of the caves. Talked TOO MUCH! No good opportunities for photos.  more »
  • Visited Fairy cave on this trip, after checking out Royal cave a year earlier. Both are amazing, and if you have time, do both. Fairy is a little harder as there are some passages with low ceilings. A...  more »

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