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Szemlo-Hegy Barlang (Showcave)

Pusztaszeri ut 35, Budapest 1025, Hungary
150-842
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Good hour long activity

Fun cave with paved walk ways. We had 9 kids ages 16-2 and they did fine. Lots of cave popcorn... read more

Reviewed yesterday
walkerm029
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California
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Really interesting

Well, i have to admit that one reason to visit the cave was the fact that it was 36 degrees celsius... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
c0t0d0s0org
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Hamburg, Germany
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Pusztaszeri ut 35, Budapest 1025, Hungary
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fun cave with paved walk ways. We had 9 kids ages 16-2 and they did fine. Lots of cave popcorn but no bacon. I got the combo ticket for my older boys to do the other cave another day. I thought the price was ok....More

Thank walkerm029
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well, i have to admit that one reason to visit the cave was the fact that it was 36 degrees celsius on the outside and the travel guide promised 12 degrees in the cave ;) So in any case the warning that you should wear...More

Thank c0t0d0s0org
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

We have visit the cave to escape from windy weather. The tour is around 1 hour long, there is always 12 degrees in the cave, so prepare with warm clothes. The guide was friendly, informative, explained the birth of different stones in a very interesting...More

Thank adelfarkas
Reviewed 13 May 2017

it was a very interesting experience for us - a family with two kids aged 8 and 4. We had English speaking guided tour (one every hour) - the guide explained the genesis of the cave, experience of the cavers, unique rock formations like popcorn...More

Thank SubhrajitRoy123
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

We took a guided tour of the showcave in September - the cave and its history was very interesting. Being a mixed language group, the guide delivered the content in both Hungarian and English which was very much appreciated (although I did get the sense...More

Thank Karly L
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Not sure why this experience is not rated higher. The cave tour was spoken in English and the guide, a cave enthusiast, was terrific. We thoroughly enjoyed the tour and her personalized attention.

Thank LV_Lee
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Went on a tour and, fortunately, the guide spoke English. She was knowledgeable and friendly and very interested in the cave. A tad difficuly to locate, this attraction is worth visiting and exploring. Great for kids, natural history buffs and anyone with an interest in...More

Thank wlamb123
Reviewed 13 November 2016

The tour took us about 30 minutes and the guide told the story of the cave in both Hungarian and English. There are several caves in the Budapest area, but we settled with this one. It is a "young" cave where the thermal water has...More

Thank SwedishGlobetro
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Went here with my cousins as the concierge at our hotel suggested it as a shorter option to the 3hr caving adventures we had read about. Honestly I feel like we should have just done the 3hr more adventure style activity. We are between 26-34yrs...More

Thank michygu
Reviewed 20 July 2016

hidden away, but easy and close enough to get to from the city centre. only a few hundred metres of cave is accessible. not a huge amount to see, I was expecting a little more. the guide tried very hard to show the interesting details...More

Thank Clon04
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walkerm029
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Response from SubhrajitRoy123 | Reviewed this property |
Not here for sure ... but I recollect there were other caves around Budapest which gives you a more authentic caving experience - not sure if you can actually dig for minerals there though! Check out PÁLVÖLGYI CAVES
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