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Tuckaleechee Caverns

825 Cavern Rd, Townsend, TN 37882-4505
+1 865-448-2274
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Amazing, worth the drive if in Pigeon Forge area

Went in August and it was hot outside, but cool and comfortable underground. This was a good way... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Wendy B
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
It’s a really neat place and worth the drive to townsend

I had seen the signs for the caverns many years and biked by it but had never stopped there. When... read more

Reviewed 11 January 2018
Missyfitandfun
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Knoxville, Tennessee, United States
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“big room” (40 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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825 Cavern Rd, Townsend, TN 37882-4505
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went in August and it was hot outside, but cool and comfortable underground. This was a good way to spend a day doing something fun and different while in the Smokies. I would do it again. YES! it is worth the drive from Pigeon Forge.......More

Thank Wendy B
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Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

I had seen the signs for the caverns many years and biked by it but had never stopped there. When I finally went with two fellow hikers I was pleasantly surprised ! It was a lot bigger and at every turn had beautiful rock formations....More

1  Thank Missyfitandfun
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Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

Taken a lot of cavern tours over the years, this was one of the best. Great tour guide and a lot to see.

2  Thank djanbj
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Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Our guide i think Sarah was her name. Super nice. Our first canvern visit and was very nervous. She made is feel comfortable and safe and very knowledgeable. Lots of stairs and walking, but soooo worth it.

1  Thank TheLongs15
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Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

Beautiful systems of caverns with great guided tour. Was fortunate enough to see a one the salamanders that live down there and our guide even sang for us to show off the amazing acoustics of the cavern.

1  Thank Luis H
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Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

We went to see these amazing caverns in October. Wonderful tour guide (young woman), the story about this cave was so fascinating! Our two boys 9 and 7 years old also had the best time. Highly recommend and an absolute must visit!

1  Thank eyrun996
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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Our guide, Terry, said he was 70yo, has the energy of a 30yo. He is very informative! Patient & makes sure you enjoy yourself. Well worth your time & money. Artifacts from findings in cave on display.

1  Thank babynurse1987
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Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

What a fun time we had. Go back in time millions of years. We took so many wonderful pics. I'll post a few. They also had a gift shop with homemade fudge. Cavern is 58 degrees year round, but after you walk around a little...More

1  Thank allen000
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Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

We had an amazing time. My family had 11 with 3 kids in our group. Our guide was wonderful and very knowledgeable. The caverns were beautiful.

1  Thank Heth25
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

The kids insisted I had to leave a review for the caverns, it was one of their favorite spots in the two visits we've had to the Pigeon Forge area. Our tour guide, Brandi, was great with the kids, and provided a lot of color...More

1  Thank MKEpensfan
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Prices Adult - $17.00 Child (5 - 11) - $8.00 Child (4 - Under) - FREE
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It’s $17 for adults, $8 for children 5-11, and children under 4 are free. You should definitely go! It’s an incredible experience.
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