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Amazing grotto!

This is a fabulous underground treat - it’s a long visit of 90 minutes and there is a lot of... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
MsP820
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
via mobile
Awesome

Having done the cave paintings at Lascaux, thought I’d had enough of caves but wow. This cave is... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2018
Sam F
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Leeds, United Kingdom
via mobile
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La grotte aux mille couleurs Découvrez la plus grande grotte des Causses et des Cévennes. Site classé*** Cette grotte vivante aux mille couleurs, de part ses teintes naturelles très accentuées, émerveille aussi par ses dimensions impressionnantes et...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Lieu Dit Dargilan, 48150 Meyrueis, France
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Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

This is a fabulous underground treat - it’s a long visit of 90 minutes and there is a lot of walking up and down steps so it is not for the unfit!

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Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Having done the cave paintings at Lascaux, thought I’d had enough of caves but wow. This cave is amazing, would have been a little better if some of the commentary had been in English but we managed with the sheet. Well worth the visit

Thank Sam F
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

A fabulous place to visit. Spectacular rock formations, stalactites and stalagmites. Not too pricey eitherMore

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marie-laure p, Gérant at Grotte de Dargilan, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2018
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Merci beaucoup pour votre visite et votre commentaire. Nous essayons en effet de conserver des prix raisonnables . Merci à...More

Reviewed 3 August 2017

We chose this cave rather than the larger Aven Armand and were not disappointed. Good tour (ours was in French) from an overlook starting point that itself is spectacular over the Jonte.

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Reviewed 7 June 2017

We very much enjoyed our visit to Dargilan. The experience was great and the tour lovely. We were there with friends but the cave can be visited with children too.

1  Thank Slim B
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Wonderful cave experience...about a 1km tour with a guide (in french - I got a sheet of paper with the basic tour and translation information that was very helpful). Beautifully lit with amazing underground natural structures and a few 'experiments' to add some humour to...More

Thank Christo M
Reviewed 29 June 2016

We very much enjoyed our visit to Dargilan, which is quite different from Aven Armand, also visited on this long weekend out from our home in the Pyrenées-Orientales. Wonderful pink colors, beautiful formations, highly recommended. Presentation is far better than at Aven Armand, no "spectacularization",...More

Thank opera_fanatic47
Reviewed 26 June 2016

Not that far from Meyrueis town (you are already used to the very winding roads if you reached this town) in the Gorge de Tarn. Certainly worth a visit as this is one of the best caves I have seen (guided visits only), and also...More

1  Thank Jos K
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

Very deep cave with very impresive large scale formations. A lot of steps down in the cave which you have climb up again so you need to be reasonably fit. Guide could not speak English but gave me a printed numbered guide in English which...More

1  Thank jmorton377
Reviewed 29 July 2015

Very close to Meyrueis, road easy to drive, outstanding, slightly cold down there so be ready. Guides are nice, informative and punctual. Not much of physical efforts. Comparable to other world famous Grotto .if u are in the area you should go. After the visit...More

1  Thank Shaheer F
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