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Ruby Falls

1720 Scenic Hwy, Chattanooga, TN 37409-1163
+1 423-821-2544
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Beautiful Waterfall & Nice Stop

While driving home to Louisiana from Gatlinburg we decided to stop off at Ruby Falls to allow the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Marsha N
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Worth the visit

I expected to be a bit claustrophobic but this tour was so interesting and so well lit I never one... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
lindab201802
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Visitors are wowed by this thundering 145-foot underground waterfall, a natural wonder within scenic Lookout Mountain.
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  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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1720 Scenic Hwy, Chattanooga, TN 37409-1163
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

While driving home to Louisiana from Gatlinburg we decided to stop off at Ruby Falls to allow the kids some time out of the car. All of our children (7,2,1) loved it! Lots of lights light up the walk to the waterfall that kept their...More

Thank Marsha N
Reviewed 4 days ago

I expected to be a bit claustrophobic but this tour was so interesting and so well lit I never one felt closed in. The falls are well worth seeing.

1  Thank lindab201802
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited on 02/11/18 and had a fantastic experience. Our tour guide was Clayton from Georgia. Super nice guy! The tour was informative and fun! Thanks for the great experience!

Thank Kent B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One hour tour in the cave, included the water fall inside the cave that is accompanied with music and colourfull lights. The guide was very good. however, I would have liked more scientific information. Do not miss going to the top of the tower after...More

2  Thank saif2707
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on a weekday later in the afternoon. The cave and formations are amazing. The falls are awe inspiring. It truly is incredible. We had a small tour group. Our guide was knowledgeable, but l felt rushed during our tour. What irritated me even...More

Thank FavoriteSeester
Reviewed 1 week ago

Yes the place is touristy and yes you will feel somewhat rushed as you walk back after having seen the waterfall but it is still an experience worth doing. Keep in mind you will walk almost a mile round trip so if you have issues...More

1  Thank Jesse1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took this tour on a week day evening in Feb. We had no trouble with parking after arriving around 5:00pm. We purchased a Triple play ticket (includes the Incline Railway, Ruby Falls and Rock city). It appeared that tours were done about every 30...More

Thank dkkmclark
Reviewed 1 week ago

Take a little time out of your day and take the Ruby Falls tour. We had Dustin as our guide and he was fantastic. You'll enjoy the beautiful ride up the hill and the views once you are there. DO IT!!

Thank Duffette
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our guide was friendly, informative, and funny. The cave is beautiful and the walking path makes it an easy journey, just be ready to duck occasionally. The falls were gorgeous and the history and diary entries from Leo Lambert were really interesting.

Thank Luke K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was truly the highlight of our trip to Chattanooga Tennessee.Ruby Falls was simply breathtaking.I don’t want to spill the beans but the waterfall and the end of the tour is absolutely amazing.

Thank CBarnett1234
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schmutaki
18 January 2018|
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Response from RubyFalls1928 | Property representative |
Hi, I am the corporate communications manager for Ruby Falls. We don’t have a launch date yet timed tour tickets but it will be sometime this spring in April or May. We are very excited about it!
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Dawn D
3 January 2018|
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Response from Deborah H | Reviewed this property |
Not Ruby Falls and somewhat for Lookout Mt
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Elizabeth G
31 December 2017|
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Response from chatty72foodie | Reviewed this property |
the first thing you have to know about Chattanooga is if it's advertised it's probably a tourist trap. There are many stunningly beautiful waterfalls in this area that are short accessible hikes and do not involve your... More
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