Heights of Abraham, Matlock Bath

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Head to the Heights of Abraham for vistas of the Peak District and to tour the show caverns at the top. You can reach the Hilltop Park via a cable car, which rises 169 m (554 ft). Once at the top, you'll have expansive views over the surrounding verdant region. Take a tour of the Masson Cavern and the Rutland Cavern, which both served as mineral mines, and walk through woodlands containing trees that are hundreds of years old. The Vista Bar & Restaurant at the top offers both fine local food and fine local views. Your ticket includes admission to the Hilltop Park and the caverns. Make Heights of Abraham a part of your Matlock vacation plans using our Matlock travel itinerary planner .
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  • My boyfriend and I visited here on Saturday morning. We took the cable cars up the hill which was enjoyable as they stop 3/4 of the way up so that you can enjoy the lovely view. We took a tour in the ...  more »
  • We took the cable car across which was steep, but smooth. Excellent restaurant. then went on the guided tour of the cave, the guide was fantastic. Well worth a visit  more »
  • Very enjoyable day out. Arrived about 10.30 and spent 5hrs there. The two mine shaft tours were fun and the guides made it entertaining. The views are amazing, and the kids had a great time on the two...  more »
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