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 Ticket Pricing

  Regular Pricing
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Cave Tour Tickets Age Cost
Adult 13+ $22
Child (Ages 0-3 Free) 4-12 $12

Price is per person.
Child prices apply for children ages 4-12.
Children 3 and under are free.

For special online ticket pricing, click "Book Now" button.

  Combo Pricing
Tour + Gemstone Mining Age Cost
Adult: Tour + Gemstone 13+ $31
Child: Tour + Gemstone 4-12 $19

Learn more about Gemstone Mining.

Tour + Bat Chaser Age Cost
Adult: Tour + Coaster 13+ $30
Child: Tour + Coaster 4-12 $21
Child: Tour + Coaster Tandem 4-12 $17

Learn more about the Bat Chaser.

Common Questions

  • How long are wait times?

    Less than 30 minutes.  

    Typical summer wait will be 30 minutes or less. Wait times may increase on holidays or peak summer weekends. Off season tours can be up to 40-45 minutes apart. We always put you on the very next available tour, no waiting for tours on a set schedule.

    Tours leave frequently throughout the day. You must arrive no later than 4:30 pm EDT to be guaranteed a spot on the last tour of the day. There are also other activities to enjoy at Indiana Caverns.

  • How long is the cave tour?

    An hour and a half  

    Please see our tour pages for tour distance, boat ride time, depth, and other tour related information.

  • Can I buy tickets online?

    Up to 11 Tickets! Click "Buy Tickets" for discount price.  

    Individuals may buy up to 11 tickets online.

  • How cold is the cave? What should I wear?

    56 Degrees  

    The cave is 56 degrees year round. You may appreciate a jacket or long sleeves during the underground boat ride. Good walking shoes are recommended. However, most anything without high heels should be fine. Thong sandals and flip flops are not suitable.

  • Who can go on a cave tour? Any restrictions?

    Most people, but it's not handicap accessible.  

    Most People

    People of all ages are able to take the cave tour. Although Indiana Caverns is not handicap accessible, most anyone who can walk unassisted should be able to enjoy the tour.

    Elevation Details

    There is a 110 feet of elevation change in Indiana Caverns. From the visitor’s center, it is mostly downhill to the underground river. On the way out, the tour route climbs almost 110 feet from the underground river level back through the Big Bone Mountain room and up the ramp into the Visitor’s Center. Visitors must be able to walk up several ramps and a several sections with some steps.

    Small Children or Infants

    Small children are welcome. If they can’t yet walk, they will need to be carried in your arms or a front carrier for the cave tour. Strollers and backpacks are not allowed. Partway through the cave tour is an underground boat ride, which gives everyone a chance to sit down, rest and relax.

    Enjoy you drinks and snacks before the tour, no food, drink or snacks allowed in the cave.

  • What's your donation policy?

    We'll donate a pair of tickets.  

    We’re always happy to support regional non profit organizations as well as community based fund raisers. We’ll donate a pair of cave tour tickets (valued at $39) which can be used as a live silent auction item or as part of a larger package.

    • Schools
    • Churches and ministries such as Salvation Army
    • Scout organizations
    • Fire Departments
    • Non-profits with 501-C3 status

    Eligibility Guidelines

    Donation requests should be submitted at least *4 weeks prior to the event. Out of state requests must be within 50 miles of Corydon, Indiana. Submit request by mail or email.

    Request via email or mail. If mailing, please include a self addressed, stamped envelope. Requests should be on letterhead and include:

    Date of the event
    How tickets will be used: silent auction, door prize or other special, public event.
    Contact name
    Address where tickets should be mailed

We learned so much from our guide Myron! Such a great tour! Loved everything about it! They were so busy the day we went but the staff was great! Fun for the whole family!

Legomama5 from Shorewood, Illinois

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Four Bags to Choose From
Open Year Round
Open Daily:   9am

Tours leave frequently throughout the day. You must arrive no later than 4pm EDT to be guaranteed a spot on the last tour of the day. The cave temperature is 56 degrees all year. Weather is never a problem.

Closed only on Thanksgiving and Christmas Day.

Get Directions

Indiana Caverns is just outside of Corydon, the first state capital of Indiana. Directly off I-64 at exit 105.

Call:  812-734-1200

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Camping & Lodging in Corydon, IN

This friendly town offers a great choice of restaurants, shopping and a variety of attractions: historic sites, wineries, state parks and other natural attractions. Most are within a 5-10 minute drive from the cavern.

Request a free local visitor guide with discount offers, camping, lodging and more.