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Caves of Nerja
Destination: Transatlantic

Port/City: Malaga, Spain

Activity Type:
Destination Highlights | Active Adventures | Verified Sustainable Experiences

Approximate Duration:
4 hour(s) 30 minute(s)

Prices starting from:
*69.75 USD (Adult)
*49.75 USD (Child)
*0.00 USD (Infant)

Restrictions:  N/A

Important Port/City Information

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Shore Excursions
Caves of Nerja - MG03

Begin with 35-mile drive on coastline east of Málaga. Enroute guide familiarizes you with area, Nerja town, and caves. Inside are stalagmites and stalactites, including 105-ft (32 m) high central column in Cataclysm Chamber. Following a staircase, arrive at Hall of Nativity, Proceed up steps into the Hall of Tusk, before taking stairs leading to vantagepoint above highest part of Hall of Cascade. Departing caves, see Roman Aqueduct as you leave Nerja for journey back to Málaga. Note: Must walk 1 mile over uneven, narrow cobblestone surfaces, uphill grades and 100+ steps. Actual viewing time in caves is about 45 mins. Caves are not wheelchair accessible.
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Travel to Nerja and experience one of Europe's most amazing underground spectacles - a vast natural cathedral of massive, multi-colored stalactites and stalagmites formed over millions of years. Walk in the footsteps of Stone-Age Europeans who lived in the Caves 25,000 years ago, passing flower-shaped crystal clusters, towering columns and pillars - and the glass-encased skeleton of one former resident. Enjoy a scenic coastal ride from Malaga and about an hour to explore the town of Nerja.


• Caves of Nerja: Marvel at glittering, flower-shaped crystal clusters and majestic, multi-colored stalactites and stalagmites.
• Cave Structures: Admire the Cataclysm Chamber column, Hall of the Nativity, Hall of the Tusk, and Hall of the Cascade.
• Malaga to Nerja: Enjoy views of the Mediterranean, coastal villages and a 19th-century aqueduct built in the ancient Roman style.

What to Bring:

• SeaPass card and photo identification
• Camera
• Cash/credit cards

What to Wear:
• Weather appropriate clothing
• Walking shoes with non-slip soles

Important Notes:
• Guests must consider their physical fitness level and medical history when determining whether this tour is appropriate.
• Guests with pre-existing neck, back, knee and/or shoulder injuries, cardiac conditions, asthma, diabetes, epilepsy, other heart or respiratory conditions or any other medical condition must take particular caution when selecting a tour - particularly tours categorized as "strenuous".
• Guests who have concerns must consult with their personal physician before engaging in any activity that may be strenuous for them. 
• Guests in wheelchairs and others with mobility challenges must not select this tour.
• Guests must be able to walk approximately one mile over narrow, uneven surfaces, with uphill grades and more than 100 steps.
• Guests will have approximately 45 minutes to view the caves and, time permitting, approximately one hour free time in Nerja.
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