The biggest cave in Périgord took a thousand years to form. With its countless concretions, from the miniscule to the giant, the Proumeyssac Chasm resembles a vast underground city that visitors can enter by foot tunnel or suspended cradle. The cryst ...
Formed 150 million years ago, in the Jurassic period, the Villars Cave is a masterpiece of nature and time. Discovered in 1953, this natural cavern is covered floor to ceiling with spectacular mineral columns. Giant stalagmites, sumptuous draperies, ...
Profusion of rare eccentric crystallisations
In August 2,000 quarriers working in the quarry that the Caballero family has operated for two generations made an unexpected discovery. While widening a narrow cavity they unearthed a treasure: a gro ...
In this temple of time, millions of years are watching us.
Not far from Périgueux and close to the famous village of Hautefort,
Tourtoirac, with the Auvézère running through it, is one of these Périgord villages full of secrets which even toda ...
Grotte de DommeDOMME
05 53 31 71 00
Domme Cave, an underground treasure, enjoys an outstanding location entirely beneath the village. A 450m gallery leads to a veritable maze of rooms with thousands of stalactites hanging from the ceilings; gigantic columns and incredible draperies att
Période d'ouverture : Ouvert de début février à début novembre et vacances scolaires
Grotte du Grand RocEYZIES-DE-TAYAC-SIREUIL
05 53 06 92 70
Période d'ouverture : Ouvert tous les jours de début avril à mi-novembre et vac. scol.