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Natural Bridge Caverns

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Address: 15 Appledore Ln, Natural Bridge, VA 24578-3602
Phone Number: (540) 291-2121
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Caverns in the Shenandoah Valley that extend 34 stories underground.

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Great place for geology or nature lovers Best to go on the early morning tours as they are less crouded

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Clifton, New Jersey
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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We stopped here when were in the area seeing other attractions. It was a good tour thru the caverns and the tour guide was very knowledgeable. I would recommend for families and anyone who isn't afraid of small spaces. It was a little expensive but worth seeing once in your life.

Thank Angel B
Curwensville, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great guide with a small group. The average time is 45 mins. You walk down 35 stories deep. There are many stairs. This is my 4th Cavern and I think it is worth seeing. Adult ticket is $19. A combo ticket with the Natural Bridge is offered. You may have to purchase the combo ticket from the... More 

Thank SpiritsOpinion
Cross Junction, Virginia, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Smaller cavern but worth visiting. Our guide was awesome. My kids and I enjoyed it. Bring a light jacket.

Thank Laurie D
Coronado, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Interesting and cool on a hot day but not worth the entry price. Guide was very pleasant but did not have a clue really about what we were looking at. Good thing there was a geologist on the tour with us. Poorly informed after two seasons of working there.

Thank PAdrianaW
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did this as an add on to our Natural Bridge Park visit. It was a good value for the combo ticket. The guide was humorous while also educating us on the caverns. She was likable and made the experience lots of fun. I would recommend this tour to families, adults, or children. He cave is a little cool, so... More 

Thank Andrea W
Clifton, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place for geology or nature lovers Best to go on the early morning tours as they are less crouded

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Breath-taking natural sights.....i felt like $20 was a bit expensive for a self guided tour through the woods but definitely glad I did it. So many sights in one place waterfalls, underground streams, caves, wildlife and of course the bridge itself amazing.

Thank Shawn B
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our group visited the caverns while camping in the Natural Bridge area over Labor Day. Our tour guide was extremely knowledgeable about the history of the caverns and the formations inside. Most of the walk was easy but I elected not to continue on the last portion of the tour that was 45 steps further down into the cavern and... More 

Thank Pam J
Midlothian, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friend and I stopped by Natural Bridge Caverns last week during our short trip to Natural Bridge with our daughters (9 and 16). It was not much more than the ticket to see the actual bridge, so why not? So glad we did it! Our tour guide, Royce, was AMAZING.. Not only did he give us a fantastic tour,... More 

Thank luvdga
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Being in Virginia I never knew that there were caverns here, deepest in the east coast. Our guide was funny and entertaining

Thank travelingdaughternmom
Larry W, Manager at Natural Bridge Caverns, responded to this review

Dear travelingdaughternmom, Thank you for sharing your experience of The Caverns at Natural Bridge. I'm glad you enjoyed the program and found the guide to be funny and entertaining. We appreciate your feedback and hope to see you again soon! Sincerely, Larry Wheeler, Lead Supervisor The Caverns at Natural Bridge More 

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