Dunmore Cave

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  • Address: Castlecomer Rd, Kilkenny, Ireland
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  • Timings: 09:30 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +353-567767726
  • Ticket Price: 4 EUR
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
Tickets From $39.09

A perfect combination of history and geology, the Dunmore Cave is known for its Calcite formations. The caves tours a pleasure to experience. Walk through the sites to learn more about its geology as well as its inhabitants. The famous Vikings massacre took place here in 928 A.D.

The geological history of the cave covers a span of 350 million years!

Highlights include:

  • Visitor Centre which consists of exhibitions and displays suggesting Viking activity at the cave.
  • Guided Tours

Tourists love to visit the Dunmore Caves for its tremendous geology and awe-inspiring Viking stories.

Dunmore Cave Travel Tips

  • Take a taxi or rent a car/ bike to reach the cave.
  • The cave is inaccessible for wheelchairs.
  • Do carry your own refreshments.

Entrance Ticket Details For Dunmore Cave

  • Adult: Euro 4.00
  • Senior Citizen/Group: Euro 3.00 / person
  • Child/Student: Euro 2.00
  • Family: Euro 10.00

Dunmore Cave Hours

  • The last tour is at 3:00 pm.
  • The guided tour lasts for 1 hour.

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  • Dunmore Cave Address: Castlecomer Rd, Kilkenny, Ireland
  • Dunmore Cave Contact Number: +353-567767726
  • Dunmore Cave Timing: 09:30 am - 05:00 pm
  • Dunmore Cave Price: 4 EUR
  • Best time to visit Dunmore Cave(preferred time): 10:00 am - 03:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Dunmore Cave: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 61.48% of people who visit Kilkenny include Dunmore Cave in their plan

  • 49.14% of people start their Dunmore Cave visit around 10 AM - 11 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Dunmore Cave

Monday, Wednesday and Saturday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Dunmore Cave

People normally club together Kilkenny Castle and Dominican Black Abbey while planning their visit to Dunmore Cave.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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