Luray Caverns - Luray, VA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ernmark
N 38° 39.856 W 078° 29.011
17S E 718948 N 4282526
Quick Description: Popular tourst destination located just W of Luray, Virginia.
Location: Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 8/7/2011 7:05:37 PM
Waymark Code: WMC8AH
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Lee-2
Views: 11

Long Description:
This cavern is probably the most 'developed' cavern in terms of a tourist destination - there are on site gift ships, restaurants, even a garden maze - but the main attraction is of course underground.

This 400 million year-old cavern is a solutional cave, dissolved from surrounding limestone, and is visited by some 500,000 people per year.

During the 1950s, brick & concrete walkways were installed along the tour route, which runs in a figure-eight pattern.
Type of Land: Private Land

Managed By: Luray Caverns Company

Contact Info: (540) 743-6551

Website: [Web Link]

Type of Cave: Other

Contains Stalactites: yes

Contains Stalagmites: yes

Contains Bats: no

Price of Admission: 23.00 (listed in local currency)

Visit Instructions:
Please include a digital photograph of the cave which documents your visit and any information that may be helpful for future visitors.
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