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Forbidden Caverns

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Address: 455 Blowing Cave Rd, Sevierville, TN 37876-1270
Phone Number: 865 453 5972
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Fun, Cheap, and Indoors (kind of)

Fun place to go on a hot or rainy day. Not to mention it is easy on the budget. A lot of history and fun for the younger kids. The tour is only about a hour so I would suggest... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
Luke W
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Perrysburg, Ohio
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Perrysburg, Ohio
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19 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Fun place to go on a hot or rainy day. Not to mention it is easy on the budget. A lot of history and fun for the younger kids. The tour is only about a hour so I would suggest combining with other attractions in the area like Buch's Baked Beans. Note: Make sure you grab a discount coupon from... More 

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york, pennsylvania
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6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We took the time to enjoy the coolness of the cave during a very hot day. Did not expect the history lesson that we received while touring underground. Amazing doesn't really explain it but comes close. The lessons about the Native American Indians and the moonshiners were very interesting. Our guide was always interacting with the group so we never... More 

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Thank daisymae12
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10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We have been to numerous caves but this was the coolest one so far. There is an underground stream that is amazing. There is also all of history explained on the tour. Well worth the trip!

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Thank Tracey&Greg Francis
Lincoln Park, Michigan
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33 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Worth the cost which is inexpensive. Kids and adults both enjoyed this tour. It's cool in the cave so take a jacket and tie it to your waist. Wear comfortable shoes, some areas are wet and slippery rock but there are railings to hold to.

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1 Thank karen j
Ohio
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Our guide was friendly and quite nice (can't remember her name). The tour was nice, it didn't bother me learning about the Native American and moonshiner aspects of the caverns. It was quite neat to see all the formations in the caverns and how they form. I DO however suggest that group numbers be limited! You are told at the... More 

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Thank kohio25
Toledo Area
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30 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW credit card Amex Card Member Review

Our guide was terrific and took the time to engage the kids in our group. She had a great sense of what had happened in the past and opened our eyes to just how dark it would be without the lights they had installed for us.

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Thank Catherine H
Vidalia, Georgia
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9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

An amazing hidden treasure! Beautiful caverns with great guided tours. Our tour guide was very knowledgable and also answered questions. I suggest taking a light jacket, it's always 58 degrees in the caverns. Going down the 200 feet is very easy but coming back up the stairs and narrow tunnel is a little difficult especially if you have Asthma like... More 

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Thank spabes
Middlesex, New Jersey
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411 reviews
148 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I knew about this being well rated but never visited until this, our 3rd summer visit in a row to the area. I was a little worried about the darkness and bats possibly flying around but we were assured that it would not happen at this time of year. With some crazy staircases, low ceilings, puddles, and some uneven floors... More 

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Thank Jeremy31Virgo
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a great experience for us all. We got to see natures natural creation, learned some history

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Atlanta, Georgia
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74 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The history of the cavern was pretty interesting. The guide was pretty informative (from what we could hear over the kids in front of us). Kind of expensive at $16 each. Wear sneakers as parts of the cave are wet and dirty. If you have any mobility issues or if you're out of shape, this tour is not for you.

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