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Had a friend tell us about the Sonora Caverns. We decided to give it a shot and take the tour. We... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dan U
Twain Harte, California

We have been to caverns all over the eastern half of the US as well as all over Texas. This is by... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Wimberley, Texas
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The Caverns of Sonora is a National Natural Landmark and ranks as one of the most beautiful show caves in the world.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a friend tell us about the Sonora Caverns. We decided to give it a shot and take the tour. We had an excellent tour guide, very knowledgeable and fun to be around. Cave was pretty amazing. If your on I-10 going through Sonora, Texas...More

Thank Dan U
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been to caverns all over the eastern half of the US as well as all over Texas. This is by far the best. So many active and different types of formations! Our tour guide was also very good. It is a semi-strenuous route...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place for families. We had kids as young as 5 and as old as 15 with us. They all loved the tour and the gift shop is also just perfect. I highly recommend the Caverns of Sonora.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love caves & have been to many in the United States but this one tops them all. It is absolutely breathtakingly beautiful. Our guide, Connor, was very knowledgeable about the cave which added to the experience. There are a quite a few stairs &...More

Thank carmelprice54
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The formations in this cave are spectacular! Although it's not the largest cave in Texas, its formations are definitely the most diverse and intricate - some of the best I've seen in the US (and I've been to a LOT). Because it's not so big,...More

Thank oskarsonnen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Are you a night crawler,enjoy spelunking and amazing sights in the dark? This is a place you should not miss. It is filled with amazing formations created by nature over millions of years. Not to be missed, it is well worth the time and expense....More

Thank Edwin K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

These privately owned caverns were a great surprise. Having visited several more well know caverns, these were were well worth the $20 entrance fee. Small group tours are led by knowledgeable young men and women who allow ample time to ask questions and view the...More

Thank j0njudy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have visited many of the famous caves (Carlsbad, Mammoth Cave, Natural Bridge, etc.) and this is one the most beautiful of all of them! The tours are kept small, which is great because you're able to ask more questions and it doesn't get so...More

Thank Rachel K
Reviewed June 10, 2018

We loved our morning tour of the Caverns. The groups are kept small which allows everyone to hear and ask questions. Our tour guide did a great job even though it was his very first time to guide a tour. The formations are unique and...More

Thank Melany V
Reviewed June 6, 2018 via mobile

i do not recommend to take 3 1/2 yr olds.mine gave up and started beeing fuzzy.i use  a monkey for my active toddler but u cannot absolutely take nothing w you. its beautuful insude but my active toddler wouldnt let me appreciate the beauty of...More

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Pete M
June 26, 2018|
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Response from 808vickiek | Reviewed this property |
Walk in are fine.
Rodger M
April 14, 2018|
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Response from johnjjump | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are hand rails. There are many steps in the tour so be sure you are physically able to climb them all before you go.
Ellen H
March 3, 2018|
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Response from Maria R | Reviewed this property |
They don’t accept reservations. We arrived just before noon and had our pick of sites. Not many, maybe 10. Electric and water, $25/night. (PS Cavern is GORGEOUS!)