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Grottes de Regulus et des Fontaines

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A curious place to visit and very different.

We could take nice pictures from the place, very original and interesting. It shows how the people... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2018
Marggie7
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Holzgerlingen, Germany
Interesting caves

Caves are interesting to visit and there's information in each cave in English, German and Spanish... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
Cstaylor222
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East Molesey, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 22 September 2018

We could take nice pictures from the place, very original and interesting. It shows how the people were living then in the caves .

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Marggie7
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

First a word of caution there are over 200 steps BUT only in short flights and there are seats to rest between caves The caves demonstrate how people lived here until the late 1980's complete with French German and English translation on filmed cards in...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 18 July 2017

This one place you must visit, it is an amazing experience for young and old. Only 5 Euros to go in. There is so much information in different languages you will be amazed at the history and stories behind these caves and the people who...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Wendy G
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Caves are interesting to visit and there's information in each cave in English, German and Spanish in addition to the French displays and guided tours. Good views and lots of info about the history and geography of the area

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Cstaylor222
Reviewed 14 June 2017

I have visited the Grottes de Regulus quite a few times and found it very interesting , it takes you back to the days when people used to live in the caves , good for children to see, but if you are not so good...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank valerieharrington
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

A good visit takes just over an hour, no tours available in English but well written information sheets to read throughout the caves.

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank ElizabethMCross
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Certainly interesting and well worth a visit, though it seemed much more expensive than the other cliff dwellings. Perhaps a touch more touristy and looked like it could do with some money spent on it in places. The one thing I can't believe is that...More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank Woodabell
Reviewed 5 October 2015

This is a great place to while away an hour or so. It gives a fascinating insight into some of the history of the area and how the caves were used. You can go on a guided tour, or get a written guide and go...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank 06D123
Reviewed 4 October 2015

Not far from Royan, about 18Km south on the coast road are the marvelous caves from the troglodites. Not expensive to enter, but a must see especially on a bright and dry day. The views over the bay are wonderful.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank bloodrunner
Reviewed 16 September 2015

interesting site providing an historical perspective I wasn't aware of about the region. Good value for money offering plenty of great photo opportunities. No English tours when were were there (Sept), but this wasn't really a problem.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank MDH_CoClare
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