Planning an adventure at Navitat Knoxville is easy! You can:
Simply show up during our posted OPEN hours below
- Adventure start times are on-going throughout each posted OPEN day
- We will book you and your group on the next available adventure start time when you check in at the Navitat desk located just inside the Ijams Visitor Center
- Adventure start times are available on a first-come, first-served basis unless reserved in advance.
Reserve an adventure time in advance – book now!
- Recommended for groups that are eligible for discounts
- Required during our off-season (winter) and for desired bookings on Mondays through Thursdays during our Spring and Fall seasons.
- During our posted OPEN hours, reservations are available for any size group, large or small, that simply wants to secure a guaranteed adventure departure time.
SPRING – March 10 through May 18
- Fridays and Saturdays: OPEN 10am to 10:30pm – FINAL ADVENTURE CHECK-IN TIME IS 8:00pm [evening hours include Navitat at Night]
- Sundays: OPEN 10am to 6:30pm – FINAL ADVENTURE CHECK-IN TIME IS 4:00pm
- Both walk-in guests AND advanced reservations are accommodated Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays in the Spring.
- Mondays through Thursdays: OPEN ONLY BY RESERVATION (both daytime and nighttime adventures) for groups of 8+ when you book a reservation at least 48-hours in advance
Summer Hours – May 19 through September 4
- Sundays through Thursdays: OPEN from 10am to 8:30pm – FINAL ADVENTURE CHECK-IN TIME IS 6:00pm
- Fridays and Saturdays: OPEN from 9am to 10:30pm – FINAL ADVENTURE CHECK-IN TIME IS 8:00pm [evening hours include Navitat at Night]
- Both walk-in guests AND advanced reservations are accommodated 7-days-a-week during our Summer season.