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Family Memory when I was traveling along the way to Florida through Tennessee. Was worth the Encore to see this again

Really Enjoyed going here again. Although it looks more touristy like. It is worth going to here to... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Art J
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Chicago, Illinois, United States
Nice and relaxing but a tad overpriced

My boyfriend and I visited while on a weekend trip to Chattanooga. We went around 11AM in Sunday... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Rebekahmcc
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Ruby Falls is the tallest and deepest underground waterfall open to the public in the United States. Guided walking tours of the Ruby Falls cavern run daily, taking guests 1,120 feet underground to explore and learn about the incredible geology...more
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1720 Scenic Hwy, Chattanooga, TN 37409-1163
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great beautiful amazing waterfall below 200’ from ground . Well lit cave and great history. Mind blowing waterfall and the way it lights up is just faboulous.More

Thank Krishna M
MissyM509, Public Relations Manager at Ruby Falls, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hi Krishna M, Isn't it amazing that a breathtaking waterfall can be seen 1,120 feet underground?! Ruby Falls truly is a naturally wonderful sight we are so happy that you were able to explore with us to see her beauty in person! Thank you for...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a must see when in Chattanooga. It is truly amazing to see what is in the caves and the waterfall is breathtakingMore

Thank 221KimberlyA
MissyM509, Public Relations Manager at Ruby Falls, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi 221KimberlyA, We agree, Ruby Falls is indeed a must see in Chattanooga! The cavern and falls are a breathtaking sight to witness in person! We appreciate the recommendation to explore Ruby Falls and we sure hope to see you again soon! Never stop exploring,...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Really Enjoyed going here again. Although it looks more touristy like. It is worth going to here to the Natural Caverns and seeing the natural beautiful water falls. I had gone here before in spring break when I was a Child in 4th grade back...More

1  Thank Art J
MissyM509, Public Relations Manager at Ruby Falls, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Art J, Thank you for your wonderful review and welcome back to Ruby Falls! We are so happy that you were able to explore with us again. We missed you! The formations, especially the "Steak and Potatoes" is a favorite among our explorers and...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My first time going into a cavern this massive! It was like a different world down there! Our guide Doug was hilarious he was so funny! He talked like Joe Dirt but more raspy “you gotta be like a puma cat down here” ! He...More

Thank Iamaspartan
MissyM509, Public Relations Manager at Ruby Falls, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Iamaspartan, Thank you so much for the wonderful feedback of your Ruby Falls experience! Doug is a rockstar tour guide and we are so happy to know that he made your exploration fun and memorable! We appreciate you exploring with us and we look...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I visited while on a weekend trip to Chattanooga. We went around 11AM in Sunday and beat the rush. We were able to get on the next tour and were down in the cave within 15-20 minutes of arriving. The tour was...More

Thank Rebekahmcc
MissyM509, Public Relations Manager at Ruby Falls, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Rebekahmcc, Thank you for exploring Ruby Falls during your time in Chattanooga! For those who are particularly sensitive to tighter quarters, such as yourself, you did the right thing by arriving early for a tour! When you arrive early to Ruby Falls, you get...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

A nice experience.... approximately 1- 2 miles of walking and touring...our tour guides were very informative....pretty photo opportunities....More

Thank OnAir16819468546
MissyM509, Public Relations Manager at Ruby Falls, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi OnAir16819468546, A nice experience indeed! Ruby Falls is a breathtaking sight to see and we are so glad that you were able to experience the magic of it! Thanks for exploring with us and leaving feedback of your experience. Never stop exploring, The Ruby...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The stuff you will see underground is amazing and has been growing for thousands of years. The tour is great. The falls will leave you breathless.More

Thank kristinal804
MissyM509, Public Relations Manager at Ruby Falls, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi kristinal804, We appreciate your review of your Ruby Falls exploration. Isn't it amazing what nature can create? Witnessing the formations and the breathtaking falls is truly an experience that everyone should have in their lifetime. There is always something new to discover 1,120 feet...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed the tour - hard to imagine someone being so determined to tunnel through and create such a unique place! Highly recommend it.More

Thank Ohio-traveler565
MissyM509, Public Relations Manager at Ruby Falls, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Ohio-traveler565, Determined indeed! Leo was on a mission during those 17 hours he crawled to discover the falls! We are so pleased to know that you enjoyed our wonderful light show in the falls room. Our goal with the show is to heighten the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

1120 feet underground and nearly a half mile walk to get there through the most amazing stalactites and stalagmites, you eventually reach the highest and deepest underground waterfall in the world at 145 feet. If you get claustrophobia do not go though. A must see...More

Thank 708Robin
MissyM509, Public Relations Manager at Ruby Falls, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi 708Robin, We agree! Ruby Falls is a stunning sight to see! Thank you for touring with us and taking the time to leave feedback! We look forward to seeing you again soon for there is always something new to discover at Ruby Falls! Never...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

superb natural walk and enjoy the real fall of water with hidden rocks and natue formations and good place to visitMore

Thank nraghaven
MissyM509, Public Relations Manager at Ruby Falls, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi nraghaven, Thank you for your recommendation to explore Ruby Falls! We are so happy to know that you enjoyed visiting the beautiful caverns and falls 1,120 feet underground and want to share that magic with other guests hungry to explore! We appreciate your feedback...More

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658katyw
October 17, 2018|
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Response from dcd418 | Reviewed this property |
Completely walkable. No crawling
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Sandy C
September 14, 2018|
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Response from MissyM509 | Property representative |
The Military Discount at Ruby Falls is for active duty only. Thanks!
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July 28, 2018|
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Response from Sightsee656897 | Reviewed this property |
I'd wait! Tight spaces-some slightly slick spaces- and incase of an emergency- things won't be easy or quick. The tour goes quick though 1 hr 20 min, so you could enjoy the gift shop or lookout tower while your family is... More
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