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Caverns of Sonora

Sonora, TX
+1 325-387-3105
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Stop and See

The little college girl who charged us full price(we were expecting a Senior discount)talked so... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Oakland, Mississippi
Warm cave - beautiful

Visited Oct 8, 2017. Called Oct 7 and Oct 8 and was told both times we'd be in the cave within 30... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Linda A
Austin, United States
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The Caverns of Sonora is a National Natural Landmark and ranks as one of the most beautiful show caves in the world.
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Sonora, TX
+1 325-387-3105
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The little college girl who charged us full price(we were expecting a Senior discount)talked so fast we had to ask her twice to slow down in her repertoire of rules.Once in the cave however she did a magnificent job. This cave is HOT! Be prepared...More

Thank JBWeld
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited Oct 8, 2017. Called Oct 7 and Oct 8 and was told both times we'd be in the cave within 30 minutes of buying a ticket. Went to buy ticket and was told next tour was in an hour. DO NOT PLAN ON GETTING...More

Thank Linda A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Backpacking through Texas, my itinerary got pushed back and I was nervous that I wouldn’t be able to get a camping spot here. I was a little terrified travelling solo and arriving at night; its pretty dark in this remote location. But the signs were...More

Thank JenHallden
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After reading leaflet from information centre we decided to detour and visit Caverns of Sonora, and are glad we did! This is the first "Live" cavern we came across and it is fantastic - well worth the visit. As we came late we had a...More

Thank poplarkins
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We almost skipped our tour since the guides were short handed, but decided to picnic and wait. So glad we did! These caverns are worth the price, and a far more intimate tour than some other caves. Formations that can only be found here, a...More

Thank RSTexas5554
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Passing by on I-10 and pulled in for the campground. We had no idea that this cave system existed and are so glad that we found it! After visiting many NPS live and dead cave systems, and lava bed caves we found these caves the...More

Thank TheEddiesduo
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We had not heard of the Caverns of Sonora, but were passing through the area, and decided to stop by and see them. So glad we did! This is the first "Live" cavern I have ever seen! Absolutely beautiful! Well worth the visit, and just...More

Thank Ephram M
Reviewed 2 August 2017

A two-hour tour underground featuring some wonderful scenery! Tour guide was knowledgeable. Cavern stays 72 degrees year round but has 90% humidity so drink plenty of water before entering and wear very light weight clothing with rubber soled shoes. This is a privately owned cavern...More

Thank Glenda O
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

I find each cave has a unique character and this was no exception. Well worth the detour on our way to Midland from NM. My daughter did not want to see Carlsbad again and I saw this on the map so we went. Great if...More

Thank NoatakGirl
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

This place is kinda in the middle of nowhere but it's well worth the drive! It's a beautiful but HOT cave. They keep the tours nice and small which is great. I plan on going back for the adventure tour in the near future.

Thank jhart11
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Diana O
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Response from Cindy L | Reviewed this property |
and if you have a heart condition you cant go down at all.
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Response from Sabrasworld | Reviewed this property |
not that I am aware of
14 November 2016|
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Response from lowemanc | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have RV parking and hookups.