Mole Creek Caves, Mole Creek

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Popular with adventurers for over a century, tours of Mole Creek Caves allow visitors a rare look at an underground world of sparkling crystal formations and huge displays of glowworms. Choose from three different guided tours of these deep caverns, which are part of a system numbering nearly 300 gorges and caves, inside which the climate never changes. Dress warmly, wear comfortable shoes, and explore this fascinating and fragile world teeming with rare creatures, many of which have adapted to life in perpetual darkness by evolving a set of bizarre features. Each tour is designed to be enjoyed by the entire family, led by experienced and knowledgeable guides who can point out the caves’ most interesting and unusual formations and creatures. With our international travel planner, Mole Creek attractions like Mole Creek Caves can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • Did the Marakoopa Cathedral cave 1st, Gail was a very professional and pleasant guide, stunning limestone formations, interesting commentary. Glow worms at the end were a highlight. Well worth going, ...  more »
  • I really enjoyed visiting the caves. For a start they are located in a beautiful area with rainforest type greenery. The caves were really beautiful, and our guide, Renee, was interesting, knowledgeab...  more »
  • King Solomon's cave was truly beautiful and the lady tour guide was excellent in describing the formations, the history and what the future is for the caves. This cave network is a lot more compact th...  more »
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  • Well worth the experience and the short detour from your path. We did only go into one cave due to time restraints....spectacular... The guide was excellent and very informative
  • Incredible to see what lurks under the surface. Very professional, informative and entertaining guide. I can see how it could be cluttersome with a large tour however we only had 4 on ours. Would definitely recommend if you’re in the area!
  • I have nothing but great memories of these caves. It was a romantic date for my wife and I, an adventure for my 1 year old son, and incredible acoustics to try out some of Handel's Messiah in the Cathedral Chamber. Not a very long tour, but an iconic memory of Tasmania for my whole family.
  • Amazing place! So good that I moved my plans to come back the next day to do the other tour.
  • A must visit if you are visiting Tasmania, worth taking a little detour if not in the vicinity. The walk was very informative and fun. The shade and light effect inside the caves made it all very dramatic, recommended for whole family. However, there are some steep stairs to climb inside, so be mindful of that if having bad knees or joints. It's pretty cold inside therefore don't forget your jumper and beanie
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