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Cavern House, 89/91 Ilsham Road, Torquay, Devon TQ1 2JF
Distance from Cottage Hotel: 29 miles / 47 kilometres (1 hrs 0 mins by car)

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Kents Cavern is a spectacular natural cave on the coast of South Devon. It is is one of the most special caves in the country.  Records show the mysteries of the caves have been explored into their depths since 1571.

Archaeological evidence and research reveals that people and animals have been visiting the caves for hundreds of thousands of years.  Kents Cavern is a gateway visitor centre for UNESCO'S English Riviera Global Geopark. The Geopark reveals a geological story that goes back 400 million years. 

Kents Cavern is known around the world for its archaeological record of prehistoric human life in ancient Europe. 

Spend a wonderful day out and explore Devon's most ancient secrets including "Britain's Oldest Home", and Agatha Christie's Hampsly Cavern.      

Cavern House, 89/91 Ilsham Road, Torquay, Devon TQ1 2JF

Website: http://www.kents-cavern.co.uk/
Telephone: 01803 215136  Email: [email protected]


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