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.