Naracoorte Caves National Park, Naracoorte

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Must see · World heritage site · Cave · National Park
The 26 caves of Naracoorte Caves National Park have preserved a huge collection of fossils, and the park’s Wonambi Fossil Center offers tourists a rare chance to see what this part of the world was like nearly 200,000 years ago. The park, situated in the Limestone Coast tourism region, became a World Heritage Area in 1994. Though the caves are the area’s most notable attraction, the park itself is a tourist destination, with camping grounds, dormitory accommodations for large groups, picnic areas, and a small café. Explore the underground world of Australia’s caverns on a guided tour, led by expert cavers familiar with ancient fossil deposits, and don’t miss the famous Bat Cave, where thousands of bats breed each year. Arrange your visit to Naracoorte Caves National Park and discover more family-friendly attractions in Naracoorte using our Naracoorte online tour planner.
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  • The cave tour was quite fascinating with stunning crystals and rock formations. Guide was friendly as well. We viewed the Victoria fossil cave and fossil centre. A good experience overall  more »
  • Visited Stick tomato, Fossil and Alexandra caves. Stick tomato was self guided. Fossil cave was very interesting especially the bones/fossil bed. Alexandra cave most beautiful part was the...  more »
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  • South Australia's World Heritage listed Caves. So educational for adults & children. View fossils. Explore guided (fee) & unguided caves. The town of Naracoorte is worth a visit. A great stop for travellers & holidaying.
  • Very well laid out set up. We did two tours. The Alexandra and the fossil cave and both our tour guides (Tom and Dani) were brilliant and full of knowledge. Easy to see the pride and passion they both had for these beautiful caves.

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