Caving / Spelunking in Diamond Caverns, Park City, Kentucky USA

Diamond Caverns is a well known cave, located only 1 mi/1.6 km far from the Mammoth Cave Parkway, Park City, Kentucky.

If you are a dedicated nature lover and always interested in exploring unusual and unspoiled places, you should definitely visit the state of Kentucky. Being endowed with many impressive and historical caves, this place is worth a shot!

In Park City lies a very popular cave named Diamond Caverns. The cave is open year round for the public. It invites all those who want to absorb every information about the cave’s history. The tour in this cave lasts about 1 hr. During this magic hour Diamonds Caverns is presented by State-Of The Art lighting and is characterized by intricate drapery deposits that connect the halls in cascades with thousands of stalactites, stalagmites and flowstone deposits.

Thanks to the well maintained trails that the cave includes, the spot can be ideal for the whole family. The cave has a constant temperature of 58°F/14.4°C. During your 1/2 mi/0.8 km guided tour you have to climb 350 stairs that are scattered throughout the tour. Furthermore, you are advised to wear comfortable shoes, as the tour is considered moderately strenuous.

So, visit this place that has a lot to teach you, a lot to give you and a lot to inspire you to be more concerned about nature’s treasures.