Le site de la Grotte au milieu de la garrigue
in the heart of a wild nature
la Grotte de la Salamandre vue du Belvédère
the Land of the Crystal Giants
la Grotte de la Salamandre vue du Belvédère
the Land of the Crystal Giants
la Grotte de la Salamandre vue du Belvédère
the Land of the Crystal Giants
la Grotte de la Salamandre vue du Belvédère
the Land of the Crystal Giants
la Grotte de la Salamandre vue du Belvédère
the Land of the Crystal Giants
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Yes, the Grotte de la Salamandre is CLOSED until March 15, 2018. We return it to the bats so that they can hibernate quietly!

Les chauvesouris reviennent passer l'hiver dans la Grotte

In the meantime, an idea for an unusual Christmas gift: an Aeroplume flight (to fly at Easter) or a Grand Rappel, a simple Guided Tour or a Backstage experience (to be practiced from March 15)?

The Grotte de la Salamandre is CLOSED until March 15, 2018. (We return it to the bats so that they can hibernate quietly).

We give the cave back to the bats for winter
In the meantime, an idea for an unusual Christmas gift: an Aeroplume flight (to fly at Easter) or a Grand Rappel, a simple Guided Tour or a Backstage experience (to be practiced from March 15)?

The Incredible Grotte de la Salamandre

A cave for all
Overview of the main chamber
Overview of the main chamber

The Grotte de la Salamandre is an enormous chamber surounded by the “Crystal Giants”, splendid titanic stalagmites.

Discovered in 1965, open to the public in 2013, 2015 tourism gold medal (more…), it now welcomes ALL PUBLICS in a fairy of lights and sounds, where “Natural” lighting alternates with incredible colors.

Discover it your own way

La Visite Guidée

The Guided Tour


A fascinating guided walk amongst the Crystal Giants. More…

Le Grand Rappel

The Grand Rappel


An unforgettable 50-meter descent, with family or friends. More…

Les Coulisses

The Backstage


A playful, aesthetic and a little sportive exploration. More…

Le Belvédère

The Belvedere


A non-guided partial overview, accessible to all. More…

and also

L'Aéroplume

The Aeroplume is back!


At the general request, the Aeroplume will return in April 2018. So, if you weigh between 40 and 80kg, you too can fly in the Grotte! More…

Concerts et événements

Concerts and Events


Soon, we will publish the schedule of our concerts and all the animations that will take place in 2018 at the Grotte. Live with us unforgettable moments. More…

Temperature of the Grotte: 12°C – Do not forget to bring a warm clothe!

Temperature of the Grotte: 12°C – Do not forget to bring a warm clothe!

Come to the Grotte de la Salamandre

Between Provence,
Camargue,
Ardèche
and Cévennes.

Between wild canyons,
hilltop villages
and unusual nature.

Halfway to the Pont du Gard
and the Caverne du Pont d’Arc.

Access map
  • Barjac : 20mn
  • Uzès : 30mn
  • Bagnols/Cèze : 30mn
  • Vallon Pont d’Arc : 34mn
  • Alès : 40mn
  • Anduze : 50mn
  • Orange : 55mn
  • Nîmes : 1h
  • Avignon : 1h
  • Montélimar : 1h15
  • Arles : 1h20
  • Montpellier : 1h40
  • Marseille : 2h
  • Lyon : 2h30