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My wife and I had a great time visiting the Tuckaleechee Caverns. Our guide, Brandy, was... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Crystal Lake, Illinois
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All my husband kept saying was “wow!” and “amazing!” I’ve never seen anything like it, it’s a must... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Worcester, Massachusetts
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Tuckaleechee Caverns is a commercial cave and tourist attraction located in Townsend, Tennessee awarded 5 stars by AAA. Tuckaleechee Caverns is a short drive from Gatlinburg, Sevierville, Townsend, Cades Cove, Knoxville and Chattanooga. Tuckaleechee...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
825 Cavern Rd, Townsend, TN 37882-4505
+1 865-448-2274
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My wife and I had a great time visiting the Tuckaleechee Caverns. Our guide, Brandy, was entertaining and informative. The caverns were very interesting and beautiful. We loved learning about the history of the caves and appreciated the varied aspects of the caves too: the...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

All my husband kept saying was “wow!” and “amazing!” I’ve never seen anything like it, it’s a must see! What an amazing discovery and hard to believe were walking around inside a mountain.

Thank katyw169
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Zack was a charming & informational guide. :) The staff were helpful & welcoming! The Caverns were amazing! The history- of the founding family,& the earth science were interesting to find out. Definitely recommend the Tuckalechee Caverns.

Thank Paula M
Reviewed 6 days ago

We absolutely loved this place. The science, the history, the beauty, all in one. Our guide was Loran, very funny and knowledgeable. The thing about this cave is that everyone involved seems to have a passion for it. By the end of the trip, you...More

1  Thank crashsstudio
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Mark was our tour guide, funny, friendly and obviously loved his job. My six and seven year old girls were fascinated with the tour and the guide was very knowledgeable. These caves absolutely blew away anything I have ever seen in Colorado. Perfect rainy or...More

Thank Jooleed2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love going into the cavern. We had a great tour guide also I believe it was gaven not 100% but he has been there since he was 15 for 3 years great guide knew everything about the cavern !! It was slow paced because of...More

Thank brad g
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I viewed these caves as a child and again now as a grandmother. They are very neat to see. Enjoyed the tour very much.

Thank j58paddy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were blow away by this cavern! Great guide, and fun tour! Lots of steps and walking. Kids loved it as well, and we were very well I formed regarding the history of the cavern. So fun! Highly recommend!! Pictures don't do it justice!

Thank Backincincy
Reviewed 1 week ago

This Cave tour was excellent and very interesting. As a past Caver I was really interested that the tour basically follows the active stream through the cave and its not a touristy lightshow experience like some show caves. Really liked our guide. Maybe would have...More

1  Thank RealWelshAle
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my first time in a cave. There were many other guests in our group who were experienced cave visitors and they were all very impressed, so I guess I picked a good place to start. Sara, our guide, was fantastic. Really let us...More

Thank Hank S
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17 September 2018|
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Response from sarahkochmcbride | Reviewed this property |
It's about 58 degrees year round, so if you get cold easily you may want a light jacket or sweatshirt. I would recommend hiking type shoes or sports sandals or tennis shoes (versus flip flops or slip on sandals)because there... More
2 August 2018|
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Response from TheSmokiesAreGreat | Reviewed this property |
No part of the caverns is wheelchair accessible. So sorry.
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22 July 2018|
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