Grand Caverns is located in Grottoes. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Grand Caverns and many more Grottoes attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Grottoes trip planner.
Create an itinerary including Grand Caverns
Unable to display map at this time. Please try again later.
Grand Caverns Reviews
Walt FOctober 4, 2017
Wonderful experience--spectacular cavern and knowledgeable guide. If you only have time to experience one cavern in Virginia--chose The Grand Cavern more »
Bruce TSeptember 20, 2017
Thoroughly enjoyed our tour of Grand Cavern. Hard to believe what is below the surface. Had a wonderful guide who not only explained the fantastic features we were seeing but also included some histor... more »
danielcahall87September 20, 2017
My wife and I came here for our anniversary. The caves were one of the most beautiful and awe inspiring experiences we have ever had. The history is deep, the tour guides do a great job of explaining ... more »
Heather SeasholsJuly 6, 2017
Lovely underground caverns. It was informative and interesting. The caves are amazing. There are several shield formations in the caves, they said nobody knows how they are formed but I was quickly able to look that up after the tour. It would have been nice to have a little more time to look around but they move you through the cave fairly quickly.
Mike KatzJune 22, 2017
Large cavern but small feel. The staff is very helpful and friendly. The tours are genuine and not over the top. Grand caverns are Grand. But even more fun was the tour to the second cave on the same property, Fountain cave. This cave was a show cave in the 1800's and has been closed for years. They take small groups down into the caverns that have no lighting. You are outfitted with a helmet, kneepads, gloves, and a headlight and get to really experience the caves. You can follow the path or try out some small tight adventure passages that are truly fun. At times all lights are turned off so we can experience true darkness. It is so cool! Both tours are highly recommended.
Barbara KentJuly 1, 2017
Grand Caverns is a wonderful experience. The tour is extremely informative. The whole family will be impressed by the beauty of the cave. Great place to go. The gift shop is really reasonable. You can get gemstones and other souvenirs
Josh RobertsonFebruary 2, 2017
Loved this cavern! Our tour guide was Ashley. You will hope you get this charming and knowledgeable tour guide (we recommend requesting her). She smiles a lot, explained a lot of the cavern history, and also understood our young kid difficulties (young kids in our families) as we traversed the trails inside. The caverns themselves are probably the most beautiful I have seen; I preferred this cavern tour to Lurray and Shenandoah caverns nearby. This cavern boasts the longest cavern hall on the East Coast, has been home to countless weddings, and is one of the oldest show-caverns. Hundreds of years ago, the caverns were home to numerous dances... The candle smoke stains still visible. The price of this cavern was the best, the tour was great, and the electrical lighting was recently refurbished (as an Electrical Engineer, the electrical wiring and lighting in this cavern was the safest I have seen). Highly recommend this cavern over the rest (and they accept AAA discounts, another plus). Tip well... They deserve it!
Sharon DollyJune 8, 2017
Awesome & so beautiful lots do & bathroos much more. Worth coming to Va check out! 🌺🌹🌻😍🐠🐟🌲🌲🌳
Plan your trip to Grottoes
Get a personalized planA complete day-by-day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your plan. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best hotels
and activities. Up to 50% off
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
Side trips from Grottoes
Shenandoah National Park
Visit for: 4h
Virginia Safari Park
Visit for: 4h
Wine Tours & Tastings
Visit for: 5h
Visit for: 2h 30min
Thomas Jefferson Foundation
Visit for: 2h
University of Virginia
Visit for: 1h 30min
Where to stay in Grottoes
Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
Plans in Grottoes by other users
1 day in Grottoes BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, popular PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in Grottoes BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: August, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, popular PREFERENCES: July, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
Are you the owner of this business?Click here for promotion tips.