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Indian Echo Caverns

368 Middletown Rd, Hummelstown, PA 17036-8815
+1 717-566-8131
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dont touch the rock.....HUH?

Ok this is a nice little place to visit if you have a chance....a small petting zoo...nice gift... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Breath taking caves

This cave is open almost every day of the year. They have tours ever 20 minutes or so. It's $18 for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Taunesha S
Hood River, Oregon
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Natural Splendor along the Swatara.Like many caverns in the Mid-Atlantic states, Indian Echo Caverns is a limestone cave. Cut through Beekmantown limestone, which is over 440 million years old, they were formed through the erosive properties of water. As time progressed, geological forces led to an "uplift" of the surrounding limestone, eventually allowing more and more water to flow through the formation. As the water flowed over the limestone, it began to create small crevices, these small crevices led to larger ones, and eventually, over a series of millions of years, it created the caverns as they are today.The temperature inside the caverns is 52 degrees year around.
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  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“our tour guide” (101 reviews)
“gift shop” (97 reviews)
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368 Middletown Rd, Hummelstown, PA 17036-8815
+1 717-566-8131
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Ok this is a nice little place to visit if you have a chance....a small petting zoo...nice gift shop....kids love it.....Cavern tour I thought was a little pricey for what it is....$18 per adult. No strollers allowed because of the stairs you have to traverse.....our...More

Thank Dedmedic
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This cave is open almost every day of the year. They have tours ever 20 minutes or so. It's $18 for adults but we used a coupon for $1 off. The guide was very knowledgeable. The caves were not actually all that cold. I'd recommend...More

Thank Taunesha S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our visit to Indian Echo Caves. We were a little unsure if this would be worth visiting and it certainly was. Interesting history as well as beautiful.

Thank Swannie1950
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We were close by so we decided to stop by and see this interesting cave. We took a tour, with a tour guide of this cave with many stories attached to it. The tour was a hour. A lot of history in just a little...More

Thank Tron8
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

We went here during Labor Day weekend. We got there around 10am and we're able to get into a tour within 15 minutes. Our guide, Sara, was awesome. She shared stories about the caverns and pointed things out as we went along. The kids had...More

Thank Erica S
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

My mother and I have been to more caves and caverns than I count from Pennsylvania to Arizona and places in between. Never knew about this place and needed to go check it out! So much fun and Cam, our tour guide made the history...More

Thank Jenn P
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Very interesting place. Our guide was knowledgeable, engaging and all around fantastic! You only need half a day, and don't forget a camera!!!

Thank Kate L
Reviewed 1 September 2017

I was spending a week in Gettysburg and decided on a day trip to Hershey with a plan on stopping at Indian Echo Caverns on the way. I can only say I was totally impressed with this beautiful cave and all the rock formations and...More

Thank Jackbear
Reviewed 29 August 2017

A couple of miles from Hershey Park and a great way to cool off from the summer heat. I live local and often over look this wonderful attraction. This was my second visit and enjoyed it just as much as the first. I had weekend...More

Thank Kreisch2
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

We visited today with our two children (3 and 5). We brought a picnic and enjoyed it by the "petting zoo" (rather misleading name) before touring the cavern. The "petting zoo" is just a pen of goats and a pen of chickens. Not too much...More

Thank Journeying_Joyfully
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Response from fkher | Reviewed this property |
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Response from sbwpanda | Reviewed this property |
It cost 18 dollars for adults. Not sure if there are children's prices.