Book Now - Off the Track Tour

These are caves which were part of show cave tours until the early 1900's. As more caves were discovered, some older sections were gradually closed to the public.

Donning helmet and headlamp on the 'Off the Track' tour, explore dark pathways, which are no longer on the regular tour timetable. It's one of our most fascinating tours. Until you assemble for the tour, you will not know which rarely seen caves you will see. You might go to caves with names like 'Architects Studio', 'The Shambles', 'The Jersey', 'Lily of the Valley' and the 'Red and White Temples'.

Amongst our many tours, the 'Off the Track Tour' is unique. It feels like more of an adventure than a show cave tour. We recommend you wear sturdy clothing which may get dirty. Non-slip shoes are essential. You may explore some tight and damp spaces. You must be able to climb steep stairs and bend. If you have average mobility and flexibility, you can do this tour.

Average Duration: 2 hours

About Jenolan Caves

Visiting Jenolan 4 hours or more from now? Book online. Visiting within 4 hours? Book by phone.

Choose carefully, as we do not refund. Before the tour, we can transfer you to another tour, but we do not refund tour price differences. If you fail to arrive, or you arrive late, we neither transfer nor refund.

When you book more than 1 cave tour, leave at least 30 minutes between, in case of delays.

Arrive 30 minutes early, to park and use the restrooms. On long weekends, you may need to arrive up to an hour early.

Jenolan Caves are Australia's largest, most famous and most spectacular caves and the oldest caves in the world. All ages can experience award-winning tours, adventure caving and scenic bush walks.

Relax in magnificent Chisolm's Restaurant, café or bar. We also host school excursions, unique weddings, conferences and team building. Book accommodation online at

4655 Jenolan Caves Road,
Jenolan Caves, NSW 2790

Dress Code

- Wear comfortable, non-slip walking shoes. High-heels and 'flip-flops' are unsuitable.
- Wear sturdy clothing that might get dirty. Skirts are unsuitable.
- Do not overdress. It is 15 degrees Celcius in the cave, all year.

Weather Information

This is an all weather activity.

Other Information

Use the public toilets, before joining your cave tour, as there are no toilets inside any of our caves.

- Do not bring camera tripods, monopods, selfie sticks.
- Listen carefully to your tour guide, and obey all instructions.
- Stay with your tour group.
- Do not touch any rock or crystal.
- Do not smoke, eat or drink. You may take water with you.
- Do not spit or litter.
- We recommend you turn off your camera flash.

Minimum age: 10
Tour time: 1.5 hours
Fitness: strenuous
Stair steps: it varies
Maximum Tour size: 15 people


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