King's Palace, Carlsbad Caverns National Park

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  • September 19, 2017
    We were very fortunate to get a couple of tickets for the King's Place guided tour, since it almost always requires advance reservations. Travelling off-season has some advantages! The tour was specta...  more »
  • September 7, 2017
    We really enjoyed our ranger led tour of Kings Palace. All the formations are gorgeous. I took photos without flash and most came out great. I appreciated learning about the Caverns' history from our ...  more »
  • September 6, 2017
    This tour has many interesting things to see. I really enjoyed the history and the darkness at one point of the tour. Definitely worth the money and great to do towards the beginning of the caverns ex...  more »

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Where to stay in Carlsbad Caverns National Park

The only option for sleeping within Carlsbad Caverns National Park is to grab a free permit and pitch your own tent in the backcountry. You can, however, find a handful of places to stay in White's City, which sits at the park's entrance. Here you'll find campgrounds, a few economy hotels, a couple of dining establishments, and other entertainment options. About 40 km (25 mi) up the road, the small city of Carlsbad offers more choice for accommodations. Hotels here tend to show their age, but most are clean.
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