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Luray Caverns

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Address: 970 US Highway 211 W, Luray, VA 22835-5260
Phone Number: 888-443-6551
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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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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beautiful caverns

Absolutely beautiful caverns. Most specular stalagmites and stalactites we have ever seen. Well lit to show off the colors and patterns. A mile of pathways that are easy to... read more

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Columbus, Ohio
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Columbus, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Absolutely beautiful caverns. Most specular stalagmites and stalactites we have ever seen. Well lit to show off the colors and patterns. A mile of pathways that are easy to walk. All are brick of textured concrete. Underground pools reflect the formations perfectly. Over all a very beautiful cavern. Tour is self guided so you can walk at your own pace... More 

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Iowa, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Descending to as much as 160 feet below ground, the caverns offer a breathtaking array of water deposit formations. Don't miss the stalactite organ sound performance. Staff are helpful; the crowds can get overbearing at times. The adjacent antique car museum is a great way to spend time while you wait your time slot to enter the caverns.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have visited several caverns and this ranks as one of the best. The guide, Cody, was very knowledgeable and interesting. Very nice formations in the caverns.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Took me 2 hours to get there from Rockville, MD. There is not much else around other than nature. If you are making a trip, make sure you plan for at least half a day if solo. Longer with family. You have to buy a ticket to see the cavern. Price is $26 for an adult. $31 if you want... More 

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Columbia, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It was a great time and very interesting to experience. Alot to see and nice museum to visit as well. A very nice few hours of an afternoon.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The caverns are well-advertised and beautiful but the three museums (Auto, Toy and Luray Valley Museums) included with the cavern tour are worth the price of admission on their own. The illumination and walkways in the caverns are well planned to take you close to the eclectic rock formation and really appreciate their beauty, but allow time to enjoy those... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I see why Luray Caverns is rated so high in "Things to do". It's an amazing site to see and think of the thousands of years it took to form the natural masterpiece that it is. The Guide was very informative and the tour was long enough to really see the Caverns but not so long you wished it was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a most awesome experience! My parents took me here when I was young and I returned to share it with my children. The guided walking tour is informative with many wonderful photo opportunities.

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Brick, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice place to come and visit if you are in the area. The tour lasted about an hour and our guide was quite good. The formations are pretty cool as well as the organ. Get here early as we did because there was quite a long line when we left.

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Weymouth, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I've been wanting to visit Luray Caverns for years now and it did not disappoint. They were so beautiful, amazing, and huge. To see the earth from the inside... Literally is truly amazing. It was myself, my boyfriend, and our three children. Everyone enjoyed it, even the thrill seeking teenage boys. Highly recommended for everyone. Cody was our tour guide... More 

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