Bend: Half-Day Lava Tube Cave Tour

Activity provider: Wanderlust Tours

Bend: Half-Day Lava Tube Cave Tour

Activity provider: Wanderlust Tours

From US$ 100 per person

Discover the beauty of the caves in the desert of Bend, Oregon on this half-day tour. Explore these caves with a naturalist guide who will help you to navigate these lava-formed caverns.

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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide


  • Feel the excitement of immersing yourself in an underground environment
  • Navigate through caves that don't have any man-made walkways or lighting
  • Uncover how volcanic activity shaped these stunning underground landscapes
  • Stop to marvel at some breathtaking underground geological formations
  • Enjoy panoramic views of the Cascade Mountain Range on the drive to the desert
Full description

Journey into subterranean cave's in Bend’s pine-studded high desert on this half-day tour. Follow your naturalist guide as they highlight features of these cool caverns for you.

Meet your guide and board a comfortable vehicle. Sit back and relax as you take in the countryside on the way to the caves. Venture underground into the dark and quiet caves with a high quality headlamp, a protective helmet, and a local guide.

Learn about the region’s geology as your guide explains how massive volcanoes created these caverns. Uncover the role that the caves play in the wider eco-system. Admire defining features in these caverns.

Let your guide show you through the natural caves which have no lights or walk-ways. Enjoy the untouched beauty of this pristine environment before heading back to the meeting point in Bend.

  • Guide
  • Helmet
  • Headlamp
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
  • Tips
Not suitable for
  • Children under 5 years
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • Masks are required while indoors

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Meeting point

Meet at Wanderlust Tours in the Fred Meyer grocery store complex on the south side near the fueling center.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Sunglasses
  • Hiking shoes
  • Water

Not allowed

  • Pets

Know before you go

  • The tour will go ahead regardless of the weather
  • Closed toe shoes are recommended for navigating the uneven rocky surfaces
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Fabulous tour of unique lava tube cave, excellent guide with a wide depth of knowledge.

August 24, 2022

Product ID: 409595