LE BUISSON DE CADOUIN
Open from 01 April to 04 November
A stone’s throw from the Dordogne river, the Caves of Maxange offer a rare diversity of concretions: stalactites, stalagmites, numerous aragonite panels covering entire walls, extremely fine fistulas, and above all a unique profusion of rare crystallizations called ” eccentrics ”, absolutely remarkable. These have the particularity of literally defying the laws of gravity.
Let yourself be surprised by this jewel of nature discovered in August 2000, which benefits from a carefully studied layout and sound and light adapted to the underground world. An experienced guide will take you into the mysteries of this unique site.
Easy access for all, Parking, bar, shop specializing in minerals, children’s play area.
National heritage site.
Catering possible in July / August.
Adults : 9.50 €
Children (4 to 12 years old) : 5.90 €
In April, May, and June and September, visits depart from:
Monday to Thursday and Sunday: 10:30 a.m. - 11:20 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. and 5:20 p.m.
Friday and Saturday: 10:30 a.m. - 11:20 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. and 5:20 p.m.
In October and until November 4 inclusive, tour departures at: 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. and 4:20 p.m. Closed Saturdays
In July and August, tour departures at: every 20 minutes from 9.20 am.
Last departure at 6:20 p.m.