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Luray Caverns

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Address: 970 US Highway 211 W, Luray, VA 22835-5260
Phone Number: +1 888-443-6551
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9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sat - Sun 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Description:

The largest cave in the Eastern U.S. where visitors can see such bizarre...

The largest cave in the Eastern U.S. where visitors can see such bizarre formations like the "Throne Room", "Giant's Hall", and "Fried Eggs".

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I felt like I was in the Goonies!

I felt like I was in part of the Goonies movie waiting to strike gold! The caverns were amazing! Very cool and our tour guide was very informative and had a fun sense of humor... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I felt like I was in part of the Goonies movie waiting to strike gold! The caverns were amazing! Very cool and our tour guide was very informative and had a fun sense of humor. I felt bad because despite how many times she mentioned to please keep quiet during the organ performance this one woman insisted on asking questions.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

What an amazing place to visit. I had no idea what to expect and found myself in awe. The caverns are open everyday rain or shine and the tour takes about one hour. Tours start every 20 minutes. The path is paved and safe and well-lit. It travels through a geological wonderland. Everywhere you look is a great photo opportunity.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The caverns were absolutely beautiful. It seemed like something Disney would have created. Everywhere you looked there was a different view of the caverns. My husband was impressed with how they had an organ there which was used for weddings.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

WOW. The photos really don't do this place justice. The caverns are amazing to see in person and the "organ" playing at the end is incredible. Bring a sweater as it's MUCH cooler underground in the cavern. Would highly recommend this experience for the whole family.

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend we found ourselves in DC for work and just a few precious days off for fun. We have seen the DC memorials many times so I was searching for something different to do that wasn't too far away from Alexandria, VA. Fortunately we made a great decision to visit both Skyline Caverns and Luray Caverns.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Sometimes you wish that places like this offered “Adults Only” tours. You pay good money to go on these kind of tours and would like to hear what is being said, but when there are several families with small children that have no idea what is going on, why they are there or could care less, the hour plus tour... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I did this tour on my way back home during thanksgiving weekend, and it was definitely worth it! The guided tour is long enough (1.25 miles) to allow you to observe the cavern from different vantage points. The guide is knowledgeable, and their script is just long enough to make the trip interesting. Plenty of time to take pictures. Be... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a great visit, arrived early and when coming out after the tour noticed we missed a huge line on the Saturday we went, so get there early. The caverns were beautiful, certainly something everyone should see at least once in their lives. Loved the garden maze and the Luray Valley Museum was solid.....the other museum, the car one was... More 

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Alexandria, MN
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Luray Caverns while on vacation in Virginia. This was so worth the 2+hours drive to get there. It was so beautiful and amazing to see. Every turn was spectacular.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My kids (11 & 8) were very impressed ( hard to do now-a-days) and enjoyed it immensely. Our tour guide was excellent, definitely enjoyed her job and answered a lot of questions. A definite must-do at least once with the family.

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