Bristol Caverns

1157 Bristol Caverns Hwy.
Bristol, TN 37620- Map It
(423) 878-2011

AAA Editor Notes

Bristol Caverns is 5.5 mi. s.e. on SR 435 and 2.5 mi. s. on US 421 to 1157 Bristol Caverns Hwy. The caverns have many unusual formations. A lighted asphalt trail traverses several levels, with guided 1-hour tours descending 180 feet below ground; visitors walk along the banks of an underground river. Guided tours are available. Picnicking is permitted.
$15; $14 (ages 62+ and military with ID); $7.50 (ages 5-12). Prices may vary; phone ahead.
Hours: Tours are given every 20 minutes Mon.-Sat. 9-5, Sun. 12:30-5, Mar. 15-Oct. 31; Mon.-Sat. 10-4, Sun. 12:30-4, rest of year. Last tour begins 1 hour before closing. Closed Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.