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Grottes de Thouzon

2083 Route d Orange, 84250 Le Thor, France
+33 4 90 33 93 65
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Well preserved, long and not too crowded

Caves I've been to before are often either one large cavern, or there are too many people. The... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
rb76
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Los Angeles
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Nice preserved cave

A very well equipped cave, accesible for all people. The cave itself includes a nice collections... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
Bruno W
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“guided tour” (4 reviews)
“worth a visit” (2 reviews)
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2083 Route d Orange, 84250 Le Thor, France
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+33 4 90 33 93 65
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Caves I've been to before are often either one large cavern, or there are too many people. The Caves at Thauzon are none of these. We joined a group of about 12 in total for a 45 minute tour. Entry is only with a guided...More

Thank rb76
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

A very well equipped cave, accesible for all people. The cave itself includes a nice collections formations. It's also nice to see the love of the guide for the cave. Thank you for the informative visit.

Thank Bruno W
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Was good to see this grotto. Would have been better with more information in english. They do give you a written history in english which is helpful. Was worth a visit and glad I have seen it.

Thank ripley60
Reviewed 14 September 2016

On a hot day a visit to these caves was a charming diversion. Quiet reception area that doubles as a cafe area while you wait for your tour, which is about 45 minutes long and our guide spoke really good English. Interesting geology, fairly unique...More

1  Thank Gwyneth H
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

The tour in the Grottes takes approximately 40 minutes. For us the guide made all the difference. The visit does not require any special moves (no crawling in narrow spaces or walking through water etc.). It is a very accessible tour, suitable for young children....More

5  Thank Goycochea
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Must go especially for kids. Superb place to understand the cave formation, the tour guide was really good!

2  Thank SxMittal
Reviewed 21 October 2015

Caves are caves everywhere, but some features here made it quite different from other I have seen around the world. The 1st is the existence of estalactites as thin and long as noodles . Locally they designate them as "macarroni" in reference to the Italian...More

4  Thank norbafreund
Reviewed 11 September 2015 via mobile

Took my 2 kids (7 & 10) to Les Grottes de Thouzon today. Was a great way to spend an hour. The caves are very beautiful, we all learnt a lot and the staff were very friendly. My son has a bit of a short...More

Thank Seanos70
Reviewed 15 August 2015

The Grottes de Thouzon are part of a larger grouping of caves in the region, but the cave tour here is informative and just long enough. It offered a nice reprieve from the summer heat (we visited in July). The tour (about $10 US per...More

1  Thank 2pctmilk
Reviewed 15 July 2015

We visited these caves while we were staying in Orange. They are quite small, the path inside being only about 340m long. There is however a guided tour and the girl taking ours was extremely knowledgeable and friendly. It is only about 13 degrees in...More

3  Thank Kirstyn B
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