Louisville Mega Cavern, Louisville

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Discover the underground world of Louisville Mega Cavern, once a bomb shelter capable of housing nearly 50,000 people. Today, the cavern features the world's only underground zipline course that allows you to plunge off 20 m (70 ft) cliffs into a pit of darkness. If jumping into complete blackness isn't your thing, take a tram tour of the cavern's many passages. The tram stops at a large worm farm, where insects consume trash in order to produce fertilizer. Be sure to dress appropriately--the cavern is 30 m (100 ft) below the city, and temperatures rarely rise above 13 C (56 F). For Louisville Mega Cavern and beyond, use our Louisville planner to get the most from your Louisville vacation.
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  • My son and I were in the area for an event later in the evening and needed something to do for the day. Mega Caverns was the first thing to pop up when searching for things to do in Louisville so we s...  more »
  • The zip line at Mega Caverns was really great!!! Started out easy...so we could 'learn the ropes' literally :) Then each zip line was higher and faster and more fun!!! The guides were incredible and m...  more »
  • Really enjoyed the powered bike tour. Our guide, Cameron, was awesome at explaining the cavern and bringing the history to life.  more »
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