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The Grotte de la Salamandre for the whole family

The Grotte de la Salamandre is an enormous chamber surrounded by splendid titanic stalagmites, the “Crystal Giants”. It is accessible to all and offers activities for all!

Discovered in 1965, open to the public in 2013, and awarded the gold medal in tourism in 2015 (more…), it now welcomes all audiences in a fairytale world of lights and sounds, where “natural” lighting alternates with incredible colors. On videos…

In this period of sanitary constraints, we have done everything to preserve your security without altering the magic of your experience on our site.

For the whole family

The Grotte de la Salamandre is an enormous chamber surrounded by splendid titanic stalagmites, the “Crystal Giants”. It is accessible to all and offers activities for all!

In this period of sanitary constraints, we have done everything to preserve your security without altering the magic of your experience on our site.

Discover it your own way

La Visite Guidée

The Free Tour with Guide


An exciting walk in the middle of the Crystal Giants. Your guide travels among you to tell you the history of the Cave. From €9.00 to €13.00
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Le Grand Rappel

The Grand Rappel


An unforgettable 50-meter descent, with family or friends
€42
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Les Coulisses

The Backstage


A playful, aesthetic and a little sporty exploration
€42
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Le Belvédère

The Belvedere


A non-guided partial overview, accessible to all
€9.00
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and also

L'Aéroplume

Fly in the Grotte!

You’ve probably seen it on national TV channels. The Aeroplume is a wonderful machine that will allow you to realize an incredible dream worthy of Jules Verne!
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Wine tasting

Events

Access the program of events that will take place this year at the Grotte. Come and experience magical moments with us!
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Gifts are all year round …

No need to wait for Christmas to offer an Aeroplume Flight to dreamers, a Grand Rappel to adrenaline lovers, a Backstage adventure for sportsmen or simply, a Guided Tour for the whole family: you will be sure to please!

If you have already received a gift voucher, contact us quickly to choose the date of your activity. And if your voucher includes a validation code, then you can even choose your date by clicking on this button:

Redeem a voucher

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.

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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.

Use Google Maps

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


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Winter closure

La Grotte de la Salamandre welcomes you from 13th March 2021!

To protect bats during the hibernation period, we return their home.

See you soon for the novelties of the 9th season in the Kingdom of the Crystal Giants!