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

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Great atteaction. Only cost the wife and I a little over $8 with a few discounts for staying at the Natural Bridge Hotel and purchasing a Natural Bridge ticket earlier in the day... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 30, 2015
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11 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Great atteaction. Only cost the wife and I a little over $8 with a few discounts for staying at the Natural Bridge Hotel and purchasing a Natural Bridge ticket earlier in the day ($32). Guide was informative and went at a perfect pace. Doesn't take very long to see, approx. 1 hr (?).

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Haysville
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3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

Small nice Cavern that didn't overcharge you to visit. We found this cavern to be nice but not has pretty as others we have been into. We were lucky to be in a small group so we were able to move along without lots of questions.

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Lake Geneva, Wisconsin
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3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

good place to cool off. average caverns. not many beautiful colors. employees were very good and very educated.

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6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

Great experience. We traveled with my 2 kids (ages 5 and 7) and both sets of grandparents. One of the descents was a bit too much for one set of grandparents and they were easily able to sit on a bench and wait for the group. My kids were fascinated by our guide who showed them little bugs, and other... More 

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Downingtown, Pennsylvania
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16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015 NEW

Our guide (India) made this experience outstanding. She was so passionate and so knowledgeable - it was her mission to make sure we understood the geology of the cave, and she clearly loves her job. (And hey, she gave a great restaurant recommendation too!) The cave itself is pretty neat - wish there'd been more water in it when we... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015 NEW

Such a great cavern tour. Our guide was fantastic and the tour lasted about an hour. It gets chilly down there so you might want to bring a jacket or sweatshirt.

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Washingron, DC
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

Not very impressive. A LOOOOOTTTT of clay down there. Little kids would think it's neat because it's underground and it's dark and suck, but nothing great for adults, I don't think.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

I love caves and make it a must to visit caves wherever we go. This, I believe, is a big cave, but they show very little of it. The tour is roughly 45min, and most of that is the tour guide talking. Not the best cave I've seen, but not the worst. Pretty neat, and you get a discount if... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

Beautifull family trip. Great for children as well as adults. The scenery is wonderful. I will go again.

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Bear, Delaware, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

This was our educational portion on my vacation and is a by-the-book cavern that are designed to keep the caverns in the condition necessary for optimal growth. This is an informative tour and they are a wealth of knowledge. Our guide is a school teacher that gives tours on the weekends and in the summer. She had some great information... More 

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