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Beautiful!!!

This tour was just right for us- senior adults.. not strenuous. The stair climb back up was a... read more

Reviewed April 21, 2018
CathyP1953
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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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A great intro to Mammoth Cave NP

Today was free and that made the visit even sweeter. Despite the lack of speleothems the cave area... read more

Reviewed April 21, 2018
Chicagonative_7
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Chicago
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A 45-minute hiking tour of Mammoth Cave.
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good40%
  • Average14%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible4%
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Mammoth Cave National Park, KY
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Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

This tour was just right for us- senior adults.. not strenuous. The stair climb back up was a little trying for me, but I took my time. We were very appreciative to the ranger who gave us free tickets- today was the one day per...More

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Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

Today was free and that made the visit even sweeter. Despite the lack of speleothems the cave area is wide and not threatening even if you’re not sure about caves. It much to see other than the passageway it worth a quick visit!

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Reviewed August 11, 2017

We recently went to Mammoth Cave and did 2 tours, the Discovery Tour and Frozen Niagara. We choose these tours because I had a recent back injury and didn't want to irritate it too much so we purposely choose easier tours with less steps. I...More

3  Thank amuslman
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Reviewed July 12, 2017

Recently visited here with my brother, his teen daughter, and my teen son. We were not sure what time we would make it to Mammoth Caves, so we did not think to reserve a tour spot. This was our first mistake. By the time we...More

1  Thank OrionOctober
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Reviewed June 27, 2017 via mobile

If you make the mistake of not booking a tour early and arrive at the park expecting to see caves, then this tour is for you. Only$5, self-guided, and not strenuous, this tour allows you to see the beautiful cave at your own speed. Although...More

2  Thank Emily V
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Reviewed May 28, 2017 via mobile

This is a short tour but nice. If you have been in caves before it is a little lacking. It is lit and the path is good for young kids with little to no issues. Try for one of the other tours if you have...More

2  Thank cpd258
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Reviewed March 19, 2017

It had been several years since we had gone to Mammouth Cave to visit or to take a tour. we had our three grand sons with us and they had never seen a really large cave. Being 10,8, and 6 they were eager for this...More

Thank Richard J
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Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

I drove 2 hours to take my children to Mammoth Cave. We arrived at 11 am and all the tours were sold out for the day. The only one still available was this one. Since we drove here we decided to go. The tour is...More

Thank Tammy P
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Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

You got to walk through the majestic caves for only $5.00 per person and got to go on your own time. Had several people who have Information about the caves and their origins and the people in the caves. Fun, and cool in the caves!...More

1  Thank Grandoldparty48193
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Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

Literally a good cool place on a hot July days. This tour is a good easy tour to see just how madsive the cave is.

Thank Mike G
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