Caverns of Townsend, TN.,known as the "Greatest
the Smokies" are the highest rating Cave or
Cavern of the Eastern United States.
Carved inside the earth's oldest mountain chain and estimated to
be between twenty
to thirty million years old, the Caverns are
rich in history and lore in recent years
as well. You will find
the "BigRoom" on one end of the tour that could almost
fit a football stadium inside it. On the other half of the tour
you get to
view "SilverFalls". It falls 210 feet from
top to bottom and the tallest subterranean waterfall
Eastern US . Millions of formations are viewed along the 1.25
round trip adventure.
AAA's Exclusive Five star Gem attraction List
Thank you for visiting our site. If you have any questions
Caverns, please feel free to contact us.
Hours of Operation:
March 15 - March 31 10am - 5pm
April 1 - October 31 10am - 6 pm
November 1 - November 15 10am - 5pm
*To return to the home page, click on the Tuckaleechee Cavern logo
above the menu.*