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Grand Caverns

No children under 3-years-old allowed on tours


Grand Caverns National Park is home to some of the most magnificent and diverse cave systems in the country. This park is a true hidden gem that is perfect for anyone looking for an adventure off the beaten path. The park is located in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley, meaning visitors can also enjoy stunning natural scenery and wildlife while exploring the caverns. 

One of the main draws of Grand Caverns National Park is the opportunity to take a guided tour of the caverns. These tours are led by expert guides who will take visitors on a journey deep into the depths of the earth. Walking tours are suitable for adults and children over three years old.  

For those who want a more adventurous experience, Spelunking tours are available. These tours are perfect for those who want to get up close and personal with the cave’s formations and explore the caverns in a more hands-on way. 

In 1973, Grand Caverns was designated a National Natural Landmark, recognizing its unique geology and natural beauty. Over the years, the park has been carefully preserved and developed to ensure that visitors can continue to enjoy its wonders for generations to come. 

Grand Caverns National Park is a must-visit destination for anyone who loves caves and caverns. This unique and fascinating park offers an unforgettable experience that is both educational and entertaining. Visitors can explore the geology of the caverns, learn about the park’s rich history, and enjoy the stunning natural beauty of the Shenandoah Valley. 

Book your guided tour of Grand Caverns National Park today and experience the wonder of the underground world for yourself. 


Facility Rental

Grand Caverns offer 5 different shelter rentals which are ideal for company picnics and corporate retreats. Various rental options can include shelter rentals, cavern tours, mini-golf, and pool admissions.


Check Grand Caverns event calendar for various activities offered throughout the year. One such event is the free Easter Egg Hunt hosted by Grand Caverns for all ages which includes door prizes and a coloring contest.

Parks and Amenities

The park at Grand Caverns offers many scenic trails for hiking, biking, and running. Additionally, visitors can enjoy picnic shelters, a pool, a miniature golf course and a fitness trail with exercise stations.
Monday 10 - 4
Tuesday 10 - 4
Wednesday 10 - 4
Thursday 10 - 4
Friday 10 - 4
Saturday 10 - 4
Sunday 10 - 4
Tours: Reservations Required


TOURS:Reservations Required
GOOD FOR:Corporate | Couples | Families | Large Groups | Romantic | Students & Parents | Weddings
SPECIAL RATES:AAA | AARP/Seniors | Active Military | Hospital



Grand Caverns
5 Grand Cavern Rd, Grottoes, VA 24441
(540) 249-5705