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Gibraltar St. Michael's Cave Excursion Reviews

Gibraltar St. Michael's Cave cruise excursion
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Enjoy the sweet sounds of St. Michaels Cave—literally. The unique geophysical properties of the cave descending 250 feet below the entrance provide ideal acoustics for all to hear throughout the cave.
Member Image Corinne2012
1 review
Aug 2015
good utilization of time-great sights-
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Member Image larrythelabrador
1 review
Jun 2015
Struggled to understand the driver & thought the caves were OK but pretty busy, did see a few apes though. Hated the town, crammed full of people desperate to grab bargain booze, went into Morrisons to find it was exactly the same as those at home, same layout, goods & English cashier!
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Provider: P&O Cruises
Member Image viewfromthehill
1 review
May 2015
Liked the coloured lighting effects.
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Provider: Princess Cruises
Member Image California Leslie
2 reviews
May 2015
We went to a wonderful concert in the cave given by the Gibraltar military band. The location and acoustics were great. We were even greeted by the mayor.
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Provider: Viking Ocean Cruises
Member Image hooked on cruising1949
1 review
Apr 2015
Part of the Gibraltar tour we caught at the pier. Small group in a van with 8 passengers with a driver/guide whose English was good (not a surprise in Gibraltar).
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Provider: Holland America Line
Member Image datman1234
1 review
Apr 2015
there is a tour car take you from one place to the other place, you don't have to walk UP hill on the top of the mountain
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Provider: Holland America Line
Member Image amvmonty
1 review
Jul 2014

Our 6th visit to Gibraltar but not enough free time on the excursion or indeed the docking. Cruise ship appears to be afraid that people will do too much shopping and hurt the ships revenue. Super interesting colony and I will visit again but not with a cruise ship.

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Provider: P&O Cruises
Member Image weinst
1 review
Not Rated
Sep 2013

St Michael's Cave was very interesting and has lots of history attached to it.

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Provider: Taxi
Member Image Nicky0802
1 review
Aug 2013

If you leave the port and walk towards the main square/street where the shops are, but keep walking through you come to the cable car (you can get a shuttle from the port too), it took us about 15 minutes and you can see the cable car up the rock so know which way to head.We were going to take the cable car up the rock, but when we got there the queue was very long. We were offered a tour by a man who had a mini bus, they take you to each of the areas up the rock you want to see monkeys, st michaels cave & world war II tunnells etc, they park up, let you walk around for 20 minutes and then take you onto the next place. It is the same cost of the cable car but much less walking and the tour guide was very knowledgable. Tourists seem to think they are there to rip you off, but they are not, we personally felt this was the best way to view the rock and it's sites, they do not take any money from you until the end to prove they are not con artists and do wait for you at each stop.

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Provider: Local Tour Mini Bus
Member Image Cruiserunner
2 reviews
Jul 2013

Beautiful limestone caves where you can spend a lot of time. And the monkeys are all around.

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Provider: Rock Tours
Member Image Milton72
2 reviews
Not Rated
May 2013

Fabulous and great value

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Provider: Private Guide
Member Image pilates
2 reviews
Mar 2013
The tour from the ship is only the coach to and from Gibraltar. The guide on board was very knowledgeable. Once there we had about 4 hours free time.
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Provider: Norwegian Cruise Line
Member Image 2nd time cruisers
3 reviews
Jun 2012
Gibraltar a beautiful place, steeped in history, but let me warn you about the Barbary apes, as cute as they look they are notorious for pinching anything that moves especially food, drinks, handbags and cameras. We witnessed an ape pinch a slush puppy drink from the hands of a small girl she was left with just the straw whilst the ape proceeded to enjoy the slush puppy. It's also a lovely place to shop with a Marks & Spencer's,BHS and many more British shops.
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Provider: Royal Caribbean International
Member Image SoCalTraveler
6 reviews
Apr 2012
Natural cave in the Rock. Easy to walk.
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Provider: Gibraltar tours

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