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Forbidden Caverns

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An Interesting Cavern

We enjoyed to cavern tour, the guide was very knowledgeable of every step of the way. Very well... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Pembroke Pines, Florida
Anniversary Trip

Awesome time here ! The guides are very knowledgable and fun ! They make sure to answer your... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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455 Blowing Cave Rd, Sevierville, TN 37876-1270
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All reviews our tour guide light show underground river bring a jacket nice cave nice tour light jacket beautiful formations gift shop year round interesting history takes about an hour take pictures hour tour rainy day off the beaten path great place to visit
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We enjoyed to cavern tour, the guide was very knowledgeable of every step of the way. Very well maintain.

Thank duyos
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Awesome time here ! The guides are very knowledgable and fun ! They make sure to answer your questions and tell you everything they can about the caverns which are gorgeous ! Would definitely come back !

1  Thank ErikaStrozier1624
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you’re a geology buff or just like to adventure and experience something you don’t see every day... this is the place for you! Make sure you wear a jacket and dress in layers! I did not and it got super chilly way down in...More

Thank LPXplore
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went there as we never did it before. The student running the tour was great, took photos of guests.. Was well worth it, and not the typical "comic book" type attraction.

1  Thank RAD1965
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The tour is about one hour long and you learn history about the Native American and even moonshiners and how they used the caverns! There is a great gift shop and everyone is so very friendly! The caverns are beautiful and majestic!

1  Thank Flemingdude
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice cave to walk through. Tour didnt seem too long. Tour guide was annoying and talked to us like we were children but all in all it was a good experience. You will get wet and a bit muddy as there are puddles of water...More

Thank Jennifer H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a great experience! Would recommend this to all who like to explore. Hunter was very knowledgeable and educational! Great time had by the hole family ! A must see . Thank you Hunter, Great tour guide!

1  Thank tattooprinces
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was about an hour tour. Just enough time to be down in the dark cavern. The guide was pretty knowledgeable about the caverns and TN in general. I did learn a lot on this tour. I would recommend it.

Thank Debbie01501
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was only $16 each, so we decided to stop by here, instead of going to Foxfire to walk the swinging bridge which was $20. My wife and I enjoyed the tour, some of which was geared toward younger family members(but the guide seemed very...More

Thank Tim P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great cavers in the Smokey Mountains. The tour guide was very instructive about the history of the caverns and use by the Cherokee Indians early on in native history as well as it use by moon shiners as the area was settled by the Europeans.

Thank dougrencher
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Karyn C
October 2, 2018|
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Response from Dillon W | Reviewed this property |
There are handrails through most if not all of the cavern. There is also a point where you must walk down stairs
October 1, 2018|
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Response from ErnestR392 | Reviewed this property |
Its not bad but there are some places where you have to walk down stairs deeper into the cave. In total its about a 45 minute walk through the cave.
September 17, 2018|
Response from ErnestR392 | Reviewed this property |
I believe it’s $16. There are $1.00 off coupons in many books and maps available in the area. It’s a 45-60 min guided tour.