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Stunning caves

This is a great little tourist attraction a little off the beaten track. I agree with others that... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Squazle
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Mellor, United Kingdom
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the Only One

We have visited many caves in both USA and Europe and the is the only one the crystals grow... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2018
Yvette_Lawson
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Metairie, Louisiana
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In the heart of Perigord, the caves of Maxange were discovered in 2000. It didn't take long for them to be recognize as one of the most beautiful caves of France. Maxange is classified since 2013.Don't miss this incredible journey.Au coeur du...more
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a great little tourist attraction a little off the beaten track. I agree with others that the French tour is much more in depth but I don’t feel that we lacked any knowledge after using the prompt sheet in English. If the weather...More

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GrottesdeMaxange, Responsable relations clients at Les Grottes de Maxange, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello and Thanks you for your review We just want to say for the following readers that the tours are never under 40 minutes..:) But the cave is so stunning that time flies inside. Thank you again, we're glad you enjoyed the tours and the...More

Reviewed 14 June 2018

We have visited many caves in both USA and Europe and the is the only one the crystals grow horizontally. Also it is the only place in the ares to get ice cream on Sunday and holidays.

Thank Yvette_Lawson
Reviewed 27 May 2018

This cave is very unique in terms of its rock formations - some which are very rare. We were lucky as we arrived at a very quiet time and the two of us had an English tour on our own. Helene was great; very informative...More

Thank Maureen047
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

We visited in April. Good visitor centre with coffee and ice cream while we waited for the guided tour. There was information in English. The guide spoke in French but could answer our questions. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank Gina M
Reviewed 5 October 2017

We have now seen several caves in France and elsewhere and I must say, this one, although little (could be more extended in the future as not yet all explored) is worth the visit in view of the eccentrics which are so impressives and numerous....More

Thank Fabyenne L
Reviewed 3 August 2017

On the positive side: - caves are a recent discovery (2000) so everything feels quite 'new' and unspoilt. - beautiful inside - very nice shop - enough parking space Room for improvement: - the tours are all in French. Since a lot of tourists visit...More

Thank B_Eindhoven
Reviewed 27 July 2017

organised tours like this are not usually my thing but I did enjoy my 1st experience of subterranean exploration. Some of the rock formations are spectacular and well worth the entry fee. If it had been more distant from where we were staying I would...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 23 June 2017

We were confused about what time to arrive for the Tour, as on the website and in Tourism Guides it gives opening times, but not tour times or the duration of the visit. We planned to get there for opening at 10am, but we were...More

Thank MadamJosephine
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

A visit to the caves takes 40 minutes. You will be taken round by a guide who provides a commentary in French or English. The groups leave the reception Centre every 30 minutes, but you are not permitted to walk round by yourself. There is...More

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Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Very interesting with some beautiful stalactites. As the only french speaker in the family, I was aware just how much extra information those who speak French get (there is a leaflet in English). Also, in June be aware that the caves close for lunch. Not...More

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Hello, No, sorry but we don't provide this kind of service. With regards, M Caballero
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