Linville Caverns

  • 19929 US Hwy. 221 North
  • Marion, NC 28752
  • Phone: 828-756-4171

Explore the amazing work of nature on the "inside" of a mountain. North Carolina's only show caverns features stalactite and stalagmite formations, an underground stream with native trout, hibernating bats, amazing mineral colors, the Bottomless Pool, and total darkness. The guided tour educates you on caverns ecosystems, geological history, and local history of the area. Photos allowed! Gift shop located on premises.

Types of Tours: Guided tours of natural limestone caverns lasting 35 to 40 minutes.       
Group Policies: Group discount available for groups of 25 or more. Reservation required two weeks in advance.   
Days & Hours of Operation: Open daily March through November with regular daytime hours. Open weekends only from December through February. See website for more information.
Miles from Downtown Asheville: 53  

As the local experts in Asheville, the ACVB would welcome the opportunity to source your overnight room needs and help you plan the perfect itinerary! Please contact us at 800-257-5583.

  • Admission Charge
  • Rates - Inexpensive/Budget
  • Reservations Required for Groups
Attraction Amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Handicap Accessibility
Discounts & Packages
  • Discount for Groups
Food and Beverage
  • Beverages Available