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Address: 1720 Scenic Hwy, Chattanooga, TN 37409-1163
Phone Number: +1 423-821-2544
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Visitors are wowed by this thundering 145-foot underground waterfall, a...

Visitors are wowed by this thundering 145-foot underground waterfall, a natural wonder located on the scenic Lookout Mountain.

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Beautiful falls.

A little touristy but still beautiful and amazing. Fun trip for all. A little pricey but a unique experience.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Viera, Florida
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Viera, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

A little touristy but still beautiful and amazing. Fun trip for all. A little pricey but a unique experience.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Loved the experience of touring the cave and Ruby Falls. Four of us went for the first time and thought it was the highlight of our visit to Chattanooga. Our guise, Thomas, was excellent.

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Oliver Springs, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Took my grandkids here for the first time and they were the only kids in the group and the tour guide was great with them. The cave was beautiful and the formations was awesome! Got lots of great pictures. We took the kids to the Christmas part of the cave for an additional fee and got to take their pic... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had a lot of fun here at Ruby Falls. They do a great job narrating this and it is perfect for all ages.

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Thank pyro2547
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited Ruby Falls with older family members. Didn't know what to expect but was pleasantly surprised. I'd advise sticking near to the guide as we did and I know some information about the rock/stalagmites/stalactites formations wasn't explained or heard by all the group especially at the back of the line. My older family members didn't have any problems with the... More 

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Paisley, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Ruby falls is well worth the trip. Be prepared to do a lot of walking in the cave. Interesting spots along the walk to the falls. We had a pretty large group go in at the same time, which made it impossible to hear what the guide was saying. Only the front few people heard anything along the walk, so... More 

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Abbeville, Alabama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The caverns are beautiful and the falls are exquisite. The light show just accentuates the beauty of the place. It does get very busy and the certain areas within the caverns are extremely tight with low ceilings. I strongly would advise you arrive for the first tour of the day. We got there at 8am and the tour departed at... More 

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Thank Disneywalle
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

A MUST SEE. Yes we went when it was crowded, and its a touristy spot. BUT when you get past the cheese of the tourism and love it for what it is.... it is AMAZING. THE FALLS shoudl be a MUST SEE FOR EVERYONE! Worth the price and hike :)

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East Peoria, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

WARNING, If you are claustrophobic don't go. I am not and thought I was going to have a panic attack, which I've never had. It's a little eerie at first but then you get going through the cavern to the Falls and its simply AMAZING! LOVED IT! We would definitely visit again, especially as our kids get older. Take a... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed the tour. Waterfall is beautiful! Caves are cool. History neat. Not for the clostorphopic.Must see

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