Underground Caving in Cornwall
Underground Caving in Cornwall

Underground Caving in Cornwall

Are you a secret survivalist? If yes, then don’t miss out on the fascinating and adrenaline filled underground caving in the Cornish mines! While the famous Cornish miners aren’t around anymore, their impact on Cornwall lives on and you can experience it hands-on, travelling through history beginning with the mine’s oldest workings dating back to the 16th century and ending with those sections worked on only a hundred years ago. Choose between their easier tours, perfect for beginners with plenty of walking and crawling, or their more advanced tour which will take you all the way through the mine traversing gaping chasms and flooded passages via ropes and abseiling down a 200-foot drop!

Where can I find underground caving in Cornwall?

Cornwall Underground Adventure offer a fantastic caving experience in Angarrack.

With courses available on every level from beginner to the more experienced underground explorer, underground caving in Cornwall can be anything from a fun family day out to a more intense and challenging exploration of the caves. Their beginner tours above and below ground are perfect for your first trip underground, with options for added abseiling if you want a bit more of a challenge. Want something more intense? Their underground adventurer excursion is perfect for those looking for a real adventure with a complete trip through the mines where you will be asked to traverse the rocky maze of the caves, overcoming obstacles with the help of a guide who knows the mines and their history better than anyone. A fascinating and challenging experience, exploring the mines of Cornwall is the perfect thing for budding adventurers to add to their stack!

  • Prices start at £40 per person for an entry-level cave expedition
  • The minimum age depends on the activity you choose
  • All equipment you need is provided depending on the activity

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