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Natural Bridge Caverns

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Address: 26495 Natural Bridge Caverns Road, San Antonio, TX 78266-2671
Phone Number:
+1 210-651-6101
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09:00 - 16:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 16:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: Yes
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Come on down (way down) at the largest underground attraction in Texas!...

Come on down (way down) at the largest underground attraction in Texas! Daily guided tours allow guests to explore large underground chambers and see huge formations. The largest room is bigger than a football field. Above ground, discover rocks, minerals, and rough-cut gems at the Natural Bridge Mining Company Sluice. The Canopy Challenge will test your agility on over 40 different obstacles while you are on our 4 story, 60 foot high Adventure Course. Then you can fly across the scenic Texas Hill Country on our zip-lines! (Canopy Challenge is open daily but weather dependent.)

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US$21.99*
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Natural Bridge Caverns Underground Walking Tour
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US$89.00*
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San Antonio Explorer Pass

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I found it very interesting.

I enjoyed Carlsbad Caverns in California, this is so much smaller yet it is very interesting and a marvel in its own right.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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San Antonio, Texas
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San Antonio, Texas
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21 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I enjoyed Carlsbad Caverns in California, this is so much smaller yet it is very interesting and a marvel in its own right.

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San Antonio, Texas
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

What a fun and interesting time. And boy, did it get dark! The guide gets you to the lowest part of the caves and turns out the lights to show how pitch dark it can be. The paths are filled with wonder and different things to see. Stalagtites and Stalagmites are alive and growing and always changing so it's a... More 

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Auburn, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We took the discovery tour and thought it was great. The formations and "room" sizes were spectacular! We purchased our tickets online in advance to save a couple bucks. There was no line and we only had to wait about 10 minutes for the next tour to start. After the tour we decided to do the canopy challenge and enjoyed... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The 75-minute walk through the caverns were better than we expected. At first, I was disappointed that we weren't going to the safari next door, but we later heard (and TripAdvisor had told us in advance) that the caverns are much better if you only have a short while to visit. The bats weren't around in January because they migrate... More 

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Thank Amanda M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Living in San Antonio we have visited many times - and it gets better ever year. So much to see, learn and do. Make sure to wear tennis shoes and dress appropriately. But worth the workout!

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Orinda, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My son and I have been to other caverns so I was really expecting more of the same (so to speak). Boy was I surprised. We took the Discovery Tour and the cavern was breath-taking. Apparently there is a world of difference between seeing 'dead' caverns versus living caverns. This is a living cavern! You do not stay and linger... More 

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Tuttle, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

My granddaughter and I bought the combo package. Our favorite part was the Hidden Passages with Megan. We took the 9 am tour and it was just the three of us. There are lots of steps, 99% humidity, and plenty of places where water drips on your head. But the views are breathtaking. It's well worth your time and money.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Family trip to the caverns. As we were close by we thought we would stop in for a look. Awesome place, the tour was excellent and the guide was knowledgable. Thoroughly enjoyed, but not a place for those with a claustrophobic disposition.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I have visited Natural Bridge Caverns several times over the years; the first time being the first summer it was open to the pubic. Yes, I know that dates me. It was my first cavern experience; the memories of it still hold the wonder and awe I felt. Despite changes to the park to make it more tourist-y and even... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did the Discovery Tour and highly enjoyed it. My kids are 13 and 9, and they both loved it. Highly educational and very interesting, aside from beautiful. Ther are plenty of occasions to rest along the tour. The were elderly people on the tour with us that managed just fine. We also did the zip line. My son weighs... More 

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