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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. Using our international travel planner, Matlock attractions like Heights of Abraham can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Enjoyed our visit to this attraction, the cable car is fun and lots to do once at the top. Best to do on a dry day. 
  • Very interesting guided tour of the mine. Accessed by footpath or by relatively expensive cable car. Big queues at 4pm October half term. Allow about 20 to 30minutes in the queue. 
  • Me and my partner visited the Heights of Abraham at the end of October - just before they closed for the winter. The views were absolutely stunning and the cable car trip from the car park made the mo...  more »