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Luray Caverns

Open Now: 09:00 - 18:00
Open today: 09:00 - 18:00
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Very interesting place

I was looking forward to this place when I planned my holiday, it didn't disappoint, just one... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Linda O
Northampton, United Kingdom
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Budget lots of time to see everything

We chose these caverns out of all the options in the area for a few reasons: most of all, it was... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Toronto, Canada
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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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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
970 US Highway 211 W, Luray, VA 22835-5260
+1 888-443-6551
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I was looking forward to this place when I planned my holiday, it didn't disappoint, just one criticism the guides were a little over zealous in their don't touch that, don't do this.... strange when a new path is being mined through the caves

Thank Linda O
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We chose these caverns out of all the options in the area for a few reasons: most of all, it was the extras that they went above and beyond on site. We arrived mid-afternoon on a weekday: it was still extremely busy. We bought a...More

Thank MrHearsay
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Entry fee may seem a bit steep, but once you go underground you realize that it is worth it. If you like caves with lots of formations, this is a must visit.

Thank sdkennerly
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is an amazing tour. So many different sights to see that will make your mouth drop. This is well worth a few hour drive out of your way to visit! Remember if going in the summer, the lines are a bit long however, it...More

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 3 days ago

We were chased away from Myrtle Beach SC due to Hurricane Florence and decided to drive out to see these caverns. So glad we did. The tour guide ( I think her name was Tammy) was so great! You can tell she loves her job...More

Thank Sunshine P
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is MUST DO. What a great landmark to visit with wonderful staff!! Great place to take family and large groups.

Thank engineerpat5290
Reviewed 3 days ago

If your in the area or not, this is a stop you need to make. This is the best cavern I have ever seen, and that includes Carlsbad Caverns out west. Beauty at every turn. Be advised. There can be a long wait on weekends,...More

Thank skiwithapro
Reviewed 4 days ago

What a place to visit. Make sure you leave a few hours to view the whole area, both above and below ground. The caverns were amazing to see. Very easy walkway through the caverns. The tour guide was well informed. On the ground make sure...More

Thank a76eagle
Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited the caverns many years ago and decided to stop on our road trip. I am glad that we stopped. The caverns were simply awesome. The guide was very knowledgeable and pleasant. What a glimpse of natures beauty! I would recommend to all!

Thank 222kennethr
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to Luray Caverns for the first time and were not disappointed. Tour took a little over an hour and we walked ~ 1 1/4 miles looking at some of the most beautiful rock formations. There are other activities at Luray Caverns, so you...More

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29 August 2018|
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Response from oswaldburns | Reviewed this property |
I guess it would depend on the line to get in, but the actual tour to walk thru the cavern was about 1 hour.
19 August 2018|
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Response from FlowersontheTable | Reviewed this property |
There is no seating during the tour.
Irmgard H
14 August 2018|
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Response from TravelinCivlian | Reviewed this property |
Interesting thought -- as they said on the tour, growth is one cubic inch per 120 years through minerals collecting as water passes through the mountain and resurfaces on the rocks (stalactites/mites/columns). They were... More