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Sassenage cave, the Cisterns

Recreational activities, Tourist cave / Other landscaped natural sites in Sassenage
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  • Discover this ancient hydrogeologic heritage ! Listed among the seven wonders of the Dauphiné since the end of the Middle-Age, the Cave have welcome visitors for many décades, inspiring wonderful legends and local popular belief ...

  • Shaped several million years ago by the underground river "le Germe", the cave les Cuves provides you with an unusual underground guided tour. Its narrow paths, its flints' gallery or its raging river promise you an unforgettable walk through the center of Earth. In addition, discover the legend of mysterious fairy Melusine thanks to the sound and light show that ends the tour.
    A little walk along the Furon river will leed you from the car-park to the cave office (15 minutes walk).
  • Tips
    For an unusual visit of the cave, discover ACCROGROTTE® ! With this cunning mix between potholing and via ferrata, savour the thrills of an underground discovery, travelling through zip wires or rope bridges, with friends and family !

    Themed guided tours on Halloween and Christmas.
  • Spoken languages
    • English
Services
  • Accessibility
    • Not accessible in a wheelchair
  • Activities
    • Activity
    • Son et Lumière
    • Climbing sports
  • Equipment
    • Picnic area
    • Bar
    • Parking
  • Services
    • Pets welcome
    • Guided individual tours
    • Guided group tours
    • Bar/refreshments
    • Shop
Rates
Payment methods
  • Bank/credit card
  • Check
  • Travellers Cheque
  • Cash
  • From June 1, 2022 to December 31, 2022
  • From January 1, 2023 to October 31, 2023
  • Adult
    8 €
  • Child
    5 €
  • Student
    7 €
  • Group adults
    7 €
  • Group children
    4.50 €
  • Adult
    8 €
  • Child
    5 €
  • Student
    7 €
  • Group adults
    7 €
  • Group children
    4.50 €
Openings
  • From September 1, 2022
    until September 30, 2022
  • From October 1, 2022
    until October 31, 2022
  • From June 1, 2023
    until June 30, 2023
  • From July 1, 2023
    until August 31, 2023
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