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Natural Bridge Caverns

Address: 15 Appledore Lane, Natural Bridge, VA 24578
Phone Number: (540) 291-2121
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Type: Caverns/ Caves, Nature & Parks
Activities: Group tours/walking tour
Owner description: Caverns in the Shenandoah Valley that extend 34 stories underground.
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Type: Caverns/ Caves, Nature & Parks
Activities: Group tours/walking tour
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Owner description: Caverns in the Shenandoah Valley that extend 34 stories underground.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

This is definitely worth your time and money to stop and take a tour of this. It is across from the Natural Bridge and will amaze you. Perfect for couples or families. We really enjoyed this place. Never having been to something like this before, it was breath-taking and awesome to view all the different crystals and minerals. The tour... More 

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Colonial Heights, Virginia
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

AMAZING! You have to see this place. The caverns are not as big as some in the area, but fascinating and very different than the others. There is a lot to see, some science to learn, some history to see, some fun to be had. Our tour guide was cute as a button and really knew his stuff! He made... More 

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Natural Bridge, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Very neat place to see and feels great on a hot day. Very interesting hearing the history behind the caverns well worth the money!!!!

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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

This is a small cavern. But it doesn't matter. If this is your first caven it will inpressvive. If you have been to many caverns this could be boring. I think features like this depend on the guide. We had a young fun guide. Tip your guide on your way out. I loved this cavern though not as spectacular as... More 

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Natural Bridge Caverns is located in Natural Bridge, Virginia. Virginia has the largest concentration of caverns in the US. This cavern has many interesting geological features. The tour takes about an hour. There are several steps you have to climb to get to the lower levels. Our guide, Katy, was wonderful. She kept everyone's safety in mind and pointed out... More 

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Charles Town, West Virginia, United States
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13 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

If you have mobility issues you may want to think about this. It is a lot of walking especially to the end. Great places for photos and we went in Oct so the leaf change is a gift from above. Good food and a scoop of ice cream made the day. About $60 for 2 adults 1 child. 6 and... More 

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Manassas, Virginia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

We bought tickets to visit the caverns as part of a package for Natural Bridge. Both were a bit of a letdown given the price ($26 per adult). The caverns were neat, but the group was large and full of rude people who couldn’t follow the simple instruction of leaving the formations alone. There are about five or six rooms... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

These were less than stellar caverns, and not worth the combo tickets from the Natural Bridge. We didn't find the guide to be terribly knowledgeable. We were rather disappointed with the cavern experience and felt it was a waste of time and money. If you choose to do it, bring a sweater/jacket and wear shoes with good tread.

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Calhoun, Georgia
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8 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

This is our second visit to Natural Bridge in Virginia; and we enjoyed it again. Beautiful scenery to take photos esp. in October with fall foliage. Dogs on a leash are welcomed on the nature walk; but not allowed in the Building where you purchase tickets though. Walk to Lace Falls is an easy walk; and you can rest along... More 

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Abingdon, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

These caverns were very interesting. When you come to a stop, be sure to look up. There are so many interesting things to see over your head--big crevices that are many stories high. It is easy to enter these caverns. We saw several brown bats that had entered to begin the hibernation process. Our guide pointed them out. They are... More 

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