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Luray Caverns

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Address: 970 US Highway 211 W, Luray, VA 22835-5260
Phone Number:
+1 888-443-6551
Today
09:00 - 16:00
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 09:00 - 16:00
Sat - Sun 09:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Description:

The largest cave in the Eastern U.S. where visitors can see such bizarre...

The largest cave in the Eastern U.S. where visitors can see such bizarre formations like the "Throne Room", "Giant's Hall", and "Fried Eggs".

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BEAUTIFUL!!

The world is full of wondrous sites, But this is one of the best! After you tour the caverns, don't forget to stop be the Fudge shop there and enjoy

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The world is full of wondrous sites, But this is one of the best! After you tour the caverns, don't forget to stop be the Fudge shop there and enjoy

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Thank John Q
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a hidden piece of earth that just makes you wonder and wax mystical about the beauty and the mystery in the universe. Who would guess that there is an intricate, gorgeous cavern below a random hillside in VA? And who knows how many others there are! We visited Luray Caverns on an extremely hot and muggy day.... and... More 

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Hampton, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My family visited the caverns and we were blown away! Every step you take is a new beautiful view. Our tour guide Cory was great; he was very excited about the caverns and I enjoys his jokes. I found it to be a bit expensive but the price does include 2 other museums. There are other items you can 'add-on'... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This place was was great to learn about the caverns the staff was very knowledgeable would have given it a 5 what was not told about the long stairway away out probably not good for older folks

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Hazleton, Pennsylvania, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Wife and I visited the caverns on the way back from Williamsburg. I had gone as a young boy but remembered little. Caverns are really spectacular and the tour was well worth it if anyone is ever in the area. There are several museums attached to the attraction, and the vintage car museum is well worth it and is included... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The caverns themselves are extremely beautiful, and the plentiful amount of formations (and enormous ones at that) should not be overlooked. However, the tour guide was not enthusiastic or incredibly outgoing. It took away from the hospitality that I was anticipating. The clerks in the gift shop and ticket booth seemed bored and annoyed, evident by their smirks. The size... More 

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Pembroke Pines, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This was an unexpected visit, we saw a brochure on the way and decided to stop. We are so glad we did. It is an amazing place.

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1 Thank Maria del Pilar C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I decided to visit here after not being here for a looooong time. The place is still amazing. We had a fun tour guide. Her name is Shannon. The crowd was small so we saw more of the cavern.

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Norwalk, CT
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We happened upon a sign for Luray Caverns while driving down Skyline Drive in Virginia. It was one of the most interesting sites to see! There is a guided tour which you must take. The guides are knowledgeable and very pleasant. The formations are awe inspiring, and as we had not been to any caves before this was a wonderful... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We walked a mile underground over about 90 minutes and it flew by. Breathtaking formations and reflections. A couple of man made additions ( wishing well and organ ) made for variety and human interest but mostly it is beautifully lit spectacular formations - and stories from the guide. We got there first thing so had a nice small group.... More 

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