Grotte du Grand Roc

Opening hours

Closed

  • Monday Closed
  • Tuesday Closed
  • Wednesday Closed
  • Thursday Closed
  • Friday 10:00 am - 01:00 pm 02:00 pm - 06:00 pm
  • Saturday 10:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Sunday 10:00 am - 06:00 pm

Opens Friday at 10:00 am

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Useful information

Location : In town

Province : Black Périgord

Services

  • Chèques Vacances (Holiday voucher)
  • Dutch spoken
  • English spoken
  • Groups
  • English
    • On your way to the Grotte du Grand Roc , you will first be surprised by the breathtaking view of the Vézère Valley . Then, you will cross a real small mineral forest composed of an incredible variety and density of crystallizations. Can you recognize stalactites, stalagmites and calcite flows?

      You will also be amazed by the impressive amount of eccentrics! Do not miss : the nocturnal visit of the cave with the storm lamp during the summer.

      Winter and summer, enjoy the natural air conditioning of the cave, 16° all year round !

      EVENTS :

      • NIGHT TOURS AT THE STORM LAMP - Mondays from July 13 to August 17 at 8:30 pm. By reservation (recommended for over 8s)

      • INTERNATIONAL CAVE DAY - June 6, 2021

      • EUROPEAN HERITAGE DAYS - September 19 and 20, 2021

      Themed tours for families throughout the year: carnival, photo lovers, halloween…

      Opening periods :

      • From 08/02 to 03/04 : from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and from 2 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. *
      • From 04/04 to 05/07 : from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. everyday
      • From 04/07 au 28/08 : from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and from 2 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
      • From 29/08 to 01/11 : from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. every day
      • From 02 / 11 to 03/01/21: from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. *

      * Closed on Mondays excluding public holidays and school holidays
      Last guided tour 50 minutes before the sites close


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Traveller Reviews Grotte du Grand Roc

4.4 sur 5 1051 reviews

  • rireeli5208759

    3 sur 5 Reviews posted by rireeli5208759 on 24/07/2020

    Very beautiful place and surround. But everything occupied with a canoe and kayaking rent, no place to park the car and no possible to swim. Not very friendly locals.

  • Jort de Groot (jortdeg)

    5 sur 5 Reviews posted by Jort de Groot (jortdeg) on 18/08/2020

    Nice cave, very good tour and very friendly guide. We did not speak French, but after every talk to the rest of the group she explained extra for us in English.

  • Paul Venckunas

    5 sur 5 Reviews posted by Paul Venckunas on 14/10/2019

    Really worth seeing and visiting with a very nice guide Elizabeth who speaks English and French and makes a joke from time to time

Traveller Reviews Grotte du Grand Roc

4.0 sur 5 348 reviews

  • "A great way to spend an afternoon"

    5 / 5 Reviews posted by 13CatG (Edinburgh, United Kingdom) on 03/10/2019

    We were greeted at the ticket office by a lovely gentlemen who said we might get an English tour if we were lucky. We were fortunate enough to be with 2 other English speaking couples on the visit...

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  • "Lots of interesting formations"

    5 / 5 Reviews posted by Kathy E (Portland, Oregon) on 23/06/2019

    While we primarily went to caves to see the prehistoric art, my husband wanted to see a cave with geologic formations. We were able to walk from our hotel in Les Eyzies and found this to be a very...

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  • "Excellent experience of unusual cave"

    5 / 5 Reviews posted by 29GrannyJ (New Forest National Park Hampshire, United Kingdom) on 03/06/2019

    We visited as an extended family aged 9-63, this cave located in the troglodyte area is beautiful. Many different stalagmite and stalactites and column formations. This is a walk through guided tour...

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Grotte du Grand Roc

Address

Grotte du Grand Roc
24620 Les Eyzies-de-Tayac

GPS coordinates

44° 56'55.22"N, 0° 59'53.05"E

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