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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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  • The main street has a selection of amusement arcades, pubs, a few shops and a number of fish & chip shops along it's rather short stretch. There are walks across the river (illuminated at night) but v...  more »
  • It was a lovely summer's day so we decided to take our 8 year old grandson to Heights of Abraham. We had never been before and we were pleasantly surprised how much there was to do and see. We parked ...  more »
  • We had a family get-together in Matlock Bath (9 of us, all adult) and included a visit here as part of the weekend's activities. It proved to be a good choice. All enjoyed the cable car ride, the guid...  more »