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Luray Caverns

970 US Highway 211 W, Luray, VA 22835-5260
+1 888-443-6551
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Wonderful family outing

My family recently spend a day here touring the caverns. It was a wonderful time. The caverns... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Saluda, United States
after many years......

Hubby and I visited the caverns recently. We went at opening time, on a Friday morning....no lines... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Richmond, Virginia
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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".
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
970 US Highway 211 W, Luray, VA 22835-5260
+1 888-443-6551
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Reviewed yesterday

My family recently spend a day here touring the caverns. It was a wonderful time. The caverns themselves are spectacular, a true sight to behold. Amazing what nature can do. The guides were incredibly knowledgeable and provided additional information and were able to answer our...More

Thank nicolehT2721MT
Reviewed yesterday

Hubby and I visited the caverns recently. We went at opening time, on a Friday morning....no lines. As a matter of fact, we were first in line. The employees were friendly, and helpful, The tour guide, Susan was very knowledgeable, funny, and very sweet. She...More

Thank Sushi24_10
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Trip Advisor reviews encouraged to arrive early, but we took our chances. Our family of 4 arrived around 3pm and the ticket line was ridiculous! Several patrons were annoyed they stood in line for an hour for tickets just to stand in another long line...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

This was a surprisingly long tour - in a nice way! The tour took about an hour and a half and our tour guide was very personable and funny - he held everyones attention. We visited the garden maze first which was a lot of...More

Thank RoadTrippingIt
Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife and I had both been to the caverns as little children and had both been wanting to return in our current later years. It's just as beautiful as we remembered it to be. If ever in the area, the caverns are definitely a...More

1  Thank Sanquhar04
Reviewed 2 days ago

This cavern system is quite large - we walked over a mile through it as part of our tour. There are a number of interesting formations, again including a lot of large ones. We were happy to get a chance to visit. Note that the...More

Thank SnowyShasta
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Complete tourist trap!! It is over priced for what you get. The poor cavern has definitely seen better days (Vandalism, Cave Mold). I would've given it one star but my kids felt that was too mean

Thank SKellingworth
Reviewed 3 days ago

We drove a few hours to get here but were glad we did. They don't have reserved times for tours, you just buy your ticket and get in line, so I was nervous before we got there. 5 PM on a Friday, we only waited...More

1  Thank Chaz B
Reviewed 3 days ago

very well organized with guided tours. Go early in the day before it gets crowded. Be sure to ask the guide questions and interact with him/her. Take you time and see the rest of the grounds.

1  Thank LT652014
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

While camping in VA, we decided to visit Luray Caverns. My husband and the kids had never been there, and it had been years since I was last there. We were all just amazed at the sights and stories. Our guide was friendly, knowledgeable and...More

Thank nruthnarvaez
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20 July 2017|
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Response from Rick M | Reviewed this property |
After the first set of stairs going down (about 30) and back up afterward, the walk is not strenuous. I myself am not a Spring Chicken. However, I would call the Cavern office and discuss your particular situation: (540... More
9 July 2017|
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Response from BobM4 | Reviewed this property |
It's around 55 inside the caves
Anand D
14 June 2017|
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Response from HuskerFan1961 | Reviewed this property |
I think it is $17.50 for adults and I would set aside a good 1.5 hours to go through the caves.