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Luray Caverns, Luray

4.6
#1 of 100 in Nature in Virginia
Must see · Canyon · Cave
Take a guided tour of Luray Caverns, subterranean caves that were discovered in 1878 and are now a National Historic Landmark. Your knowledgeable guide will identify and explain some of the caves' most impressive formations, such as Leaning Column, Titania's Veil, Dream Lake, and Double Column. Listen to the song of the Great Stalacpipe Organ, which makes stalactites sing by tapping them. The admission fee includes your tour, as well as entrance to the Car and Carriage Caravan and Luray Valley Museum. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Luray Caverns by using our Luray trip maker.
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  • Haven’t been there since I was a kid in the 60’s. A really nice, cool afternoon. Not just the Caverns, but the whole site. Wagon and car collection were very interesting. Even got to meet and chat...  more »
  • An absolutely wonderful experience. The caverns themselves are worth the price of admission. However, in addition the car museum is excellent as well. The caverns are an exceptional example of forces....  more »
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  • Luray Caverns is an enjoyable, educational, and very popular tourist destination. Originally discovered in August 1878, it has been captivating and delighting visitors ever since. The cave itself is quite beautiful and majestic. The tour guide was truly outstanding and really brought the tour to life. She greatly enhanced the experience for all of us. Admission was a little pricey but also includes the Luray Caverns Car Museum and the Luray Valley Museum as well. Convenient and ample parking abounds. Employees are friendly and helpful at every turn. This cavern, the car museum, and the LVM are all very family-friendly. Kids and kids-at-heart will have a great time at the Luray Caverns.
  • Awesome family experience. Our tour guide Christina was Great! She gave my son a great responsibility along the tour.. It was amazing! Every child should visit and experience. And a hell of a workout! 5 Stars.

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