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Forbidden Caverns

455 Blowing Cave Rd, Sevierville, TN 37876-1270
+1 865-453-5972
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Spectacular eye candy!

1st time visiting Forbidden Caverns and was well pleased with it! Our tour guide was engaging and... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Charleston, South Carolina
We saved the best for last....

After a week long vacation in the Gatlinburg area we stumbled upon this hidden jewel. Unassuming... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Mid Coast Maine, Maine
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455 Blowing Cave Rd, Sevierville, TN 37876-1270
+1 865-453-5972
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Reviewed yesterday

1st time visiting Forbidden Caverns and was well pleased with it! Our tour guide was engaging and knowledgeable and well versed in cave history. We had a small group and he still made it very entertaining and fun. The caverns themselves were just absolutely stunning...More

Thank MangoLard
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

After a week long vacation in the Gatlinburg area we stumbled upon this hidden jewel. Unassuming from the outside, step inside and enter a whole other world. The tour guide was friendly and full of information. The cavern? Fabulous! Easy walking most of the way...More

Thank kingbyriverk
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Absolutely amazing! Our tour guide (an older gentleman) was great! Definitely made our experience even better! Will return and recommend everyone stopping!

Thank Candace D
Reviewed 6 days ago

I'm not a big believer in putting myself underground. So, at first I was skeptical of taking a tour. However, the carvers are very large and well lit and the tour guides are knowledgeable and fun. This a beautiful, educational, and most of all fun...More

Thank Ben31Trips
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided to go here spur of the moment. We had a great tour guide named Erin. She was young and VERY knowledgeable!!! Loved every minute. Including the 2 times of total darkness. The caverns are beautiful!! The stories were great. It is 58 degrees...More

Thank Crystal T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did 2 caverns on our recent trip and this one is definitely an easier walk than others. Of course you are walking through a cave so "easy" may be relative. Great tour guide who kept the tour interesting and lively.

Thank Andrea D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Knowledgeable tour guide pointed out numerous formations guests would not have otherwise noticed. Cave contains moonshine still and crystal clear stream.

Thank Linda K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was way more than we expected -- their advertisements are not very telling of what to expect. This is a 1 hour walkthrough of the cavern. Some of the lighting is hokey but we really enjoyed the tour given by Hunter. My only complaint...More

1  Thank Robert M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So interesting well done and our tour guide Dakota was lovely thank you so much. Well informed and historical.

Thank bluedoor p
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved Forbidden Caverns! We had an awesome guide who took her time and explained the different formations and the vast history of the caverns.

Thank wmmc1452
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25 September 2017|
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Response from Marie K | Reviewed this property |
Took us a little over an hour. Be prepared to walk.
Gretchen R
15 August 2017|
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Response from Tennessee50plus | Reviewed this property |
I believe adults was $15 with local coupon for $1 off and $10 for children. There is an age break but I don't remember if it is 3 or 5.
Elisha M
1 July 2017|
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Response from xwalabama | Reviewed this property |
I know they do a local discount with ID, but I'm not sure about pay stub.