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Mammoth Cave National Park

1 Mammoth Cave Parkway, Mammoth Cave National Park, KY 42259
+1 270-758-2180
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Excellent Stop!

Our family was venturing to Clarksville, TN from Northern Indiana for the total solar eclipse. We... read more

Reviewed yesterday
kimm s
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Longest in the world!

Ok I was going to give this 4 stars, because there is less of the wow factor, but then I thought... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Sondra W
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A mysterious limestone cave that has fascinated people for 4,000 years.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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1 Mammoth Cave Parkway, Mammoth Cave National Park, KY 42259
+1 270-758-2180
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Our family was venturing to Clarksville, TN from Northern Indiana for the total solar eclipse. We decided to stop at Mammoth Cave on Sunday, August 20th and are so glad that we did! It was a balmy 95 degrees when we entered the park and...More

Thank kimm s
Reviewed yesterday

Ok I was going to give this 4 stars, because there is less of the wow factor, but then I thought about it. Of th entire world we have the largest cave system in the world and you get the opportunity to see it!! You...More

Thank Sondra W
Reviewed yesterday

If you're passing Mammoth Cave National Park, want a cave experience without breaking the bank or taking all day then the Mammoth Cave Discovery Tour, self-directed, is perfect. From getting off the interstate, arriving at the park, waiting in line and paying $5.00 a ticket,we...More

Thank jeffery192
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Amazing natural wonder! You will need reservations if you wish to do something more than the basic Discovery tour. Discovery tour is still very good, gives you the taste of how amazing this place is. With over 400 miles this place is huge not to...More

Thank LRPFCash
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We planned on doing a long tour of four hours rated severe and I'm glad it was sold out when I went to book it a few days before we arrived. We scheduled 2 2- hour tours in its place. Turns out one was almost...More

Thank SuperMommyJen5
Reviewed yesterday

If you enjoy caves, there isn't a better place. 400 miles of caves! We only saw one mile of cave, it was incredible. The kids really enjoyed it as well. If we return we will be exploring one of the lantern tours. If you go...More

Thank dadsunited
Reviewed 2 days ago

We are so blessed to live only 30 minutes or so away from this fabulous national park. The cave tours are top notch and with so many choices, there is a tour for just about every preference. Just be sure to book early as the...More

Thank Sherry O
Reviewed 2 days ago

Cannot wait to go back and explore more of the caves! You need to reserve the tours a few days in advance or they are sold out the day you arrive. We went on the self-guided cave tour...awesome cave!! Plenty of walking but well worth...More

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 2 days ago

I am moderately claustrophobic was a little apprehensive about taking the Historic Tour of Mammoth Cave after reading the reviews here. I was a little more apprehensive after listening to the ranger describe the "Fat Man's Misery" and "Tall Man's Dilemma" sections of the cave...More

1  Thank Cynical77
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My son and I took the Domes and Dripstones tour at Mammoth Cave. We booked online a few weeks in advanced and glad we did as all tours were sold out during our weekend at the park. $15/ person on this 2 hour tour and...More

2  Thank Jon K
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Abe M
17 August 2017|
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Response from KyReserve | Reviewed this property |
Not a good idea unless you call and ask what is the slowest day of the year. But, the park will have reduced staff too. They often sell out days in advance.
14 August 2017|
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Response from BATC1 | Reviewed this property |
We did the historic tour and the domes and dripstones tours in the same day with our six year old and he handled both well but he says historic was his favorite.
Daniel G
1 August 2017|
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Response from sanchezlobo01 | Reviewed this property |
Yes on the restaurant . Plenty of picnic areas. Did not try restaurant.