Escape to the natural wonder of Wombeyan Caves. Set in a secluded valley and hidden amongst the rugged beauty of the Southern Highlands.
Imagine a place so ancient, that it was old before the first dinosaur walked the earth. Over millions of years a maze of underground passages, streams and caverns has developed. Know to the Aboriginal people for tens of thousands of years, they were re-discovered by Europeans in 1828 when explorers stumbled across across a vast opening leading into the amazing depths below.
Wombeyan Caves feature vast caverns adorned with striking and delicate formations in a range of sizes, shapes and textures. These limestone caves are both remarkable and beautiful.
Tours: A variety of guided tours, of between 1-11/2 hours in duration, are available everyday. If you prefer a tour at your own pace…Take a leisurely stroll through Fig Tree Cave, with its automated lights and commentary, which will allow you to spend the time you need to appreciate the awe-inspiring features.
Above the underworld there a thee speculator bush walks, lookouts secluded waterfalls and a dramatic limestone gorge that is excellent for a swim in summer.
Relaxing picnic grounds and electric BBQ with so much to see and do you can stay a while in a range of accommodation styles, from self contained cottages to ensite cabins, plus a spacious leafy campground. There is also a well stocked kiosk.