A visit to Al Hoota Cave is the perfect way to immerse young visitors in the science and wonder of an underground world. Give them firsthand experience of geography, geology and biology at work in the physical world. Use the natural features of the Cave to introduce your students to the following concepts:
How caves form
The discovery and exploration of Al Hoota Cave
How stalagmites, stalactites are formed
Preservation of the natural cave environment
The water system (hydrology) of the cave
Timelines – relating geological epochs to human life and history
Zoology – the tiny, blind creatures living in the cave
Geology of the area
Leisure industry studies – operation of the cave as a visitor attraction
The tour around the cave will last approximately 45 minutes followed by a visit to the geological exhibition which can include presentations tailored to your specific needs.
Tours for school groups and private groups are available with a minimum of 40 people. Tours will be scheduled between 8:00 am – 10:00 am.
The private tours must be reserved at least two weeks in advance.
Prices for group tours will be 1 R.O/Person.