Falls of rock, underground streams and mud make exploration of its full length difficult.
It was only when Mr P R Owen acquired the farm that a road was built to the entrance and it was opened to tourists.
One of Sobhuza's brothers, Somcuba, built a capital for himself close to the caves, using it as a retreat whenever Mswati (Sobhuza's heir) attempted to recover stolen cattle.
He even created a defensive alliance with the Lydenburg Republic, about which there is an old legend that the caves ( whose end has not yet been reached) leads all the way under the mountains to the town of Lydenburg.
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These caves are the oldest known to mankind, formed over 300 million years ago.