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Forbidden Caverns

455 Blowing Cave Rd, Sevierville, TN 37876-1270
+1 865-453-5972
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Nice Trip, Especially to Get Out of the Heat

The cave was beautiful. The tour guide was knowledgeable and friendly. Make sure to bring a light... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Bobbie M
When it’s hot is the time to vist

The ambient temperature in the cave is 58 degrees. Bring a sweater for the tour. This is a really... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Douglas T
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455 Blowing Cave Rd, Sevierville, TN 37876-1270
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+1 865-453-5972
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"our tour guide"
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"light show"
in 37 reviews
"underground river"
in 28 reviews
"bring a jacket"
in 26 reviews
"nice tour"
in 26 reviews
"light jacket"
in 18 reviews
"nice cave"
in 14 reviews
"beautiful formations"
in 13 reviews
"gift shop"
in 64 reviews
"interesting history"
in 14 reviews
"take pictures"
in 47 reviews
"year round"
in 19 reviews
"takes about an hour"
in 11 reviews
"hour tour"
in 18 reviews
"rainy day"
in 32 reviews
"off the beaten path"
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"great place to visit"
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Reviewed yesterday

The cave was beautiful. The tour guide was knowledgeable and friendly. Make sure to bring a light jacket.

Thank Bobbie M
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The ambient temperature in the cave is 58 degrees. Bring a sweater for the tour. This is a really nice cave..

Thank Douglas T
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I have not visited many caverns, so for me this was extremely interesting and educational. The tour guide was very good and she had a great sense of humor as people really do want to touch things they aren't supposed to! These are good caverns...More

Thank Rossersuzi
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We finally got around to visiting this cave after years of seeing the signs around the area. I am a caver and have probably visited over 1000 caves in my lifetime. This is a a small but impressive cave with lots of nice formations. It...More

Thank sciencetraveler2016
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Nice caverns, Hunter was a great tour guide made it interesting and comical. Cool 58 on a hot 97 degree day.

Thank Peggy S
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Beautiful caverns with a great tour guide. It was a pleasant experience. My grandkids were like little sponges, they soaked all the knowledge in.

Thank allenstillman
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Reviewed 6 days ago

It was a really nice experience. We had never done anything like this before so even the kids enjoyed it. I did find it a little expensive for a hour tour but everyone enjoyed themselves so I guess it was worth it. There are some...More

1  Thank kitkatsarr
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did this tour with our 3 children (7,10,17). All had a great time. Lovely 58°. Very cool cave to see.

Thank H_McElfresh
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went and did this tour with our three kids (21,13,11).Even though in was 88 outside it was and cool at a constant 58 degrees down below. Our tour guide was nice, funny and informative. The tour lasted about one hour. Stopped enough to give plenty...More

1  Thank terriehanh
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First our guide was very funny and very entertaining. The cave are very impressive and their history is really good. I love the part with underground river!

Thank Iris D
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Paul Shannon C
12 June 2018|
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Response from Peggy S | Reviewed this property |
16.00 for adults
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Miss M
27 April 2018|
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Response from Apelles H | Reviewed this property |
Tickets were 11 dollars
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Lisa D
24 March 2018|
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Response from Peggy S | Reviewed this property |
Steps, steep incline
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