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Address: Rue Balze, Arles, France
Phone Number: 04-90-49-36-74
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Ive been to Arles on many occasions but was not aware of these underground passages. On a October morning, we had the place to ourselves. Visit shoud last between 20-30 minutes... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed November 3, 2015
JAMYDublin_Ireland
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Dublin, Ireland

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

It always amazes me to learn more about the Romans. My husband was disappointed that there were no information points so he could learn more. However when we purchased our tickets at the tourist information we were given a guide in English. Worth a visit to complete your stay in Arles but yet again not for those mobility challenged

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Thank HomeComforts70
Northampton, United Kingdom
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200 reviews
87 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the attractions you can visit using the Arles tourist pass, this is an amazing underground catacomb. Accessed via very steep and quite slippery iron stairs, this is not suitable for anyone who is unsteady on their feet. However, once you are down there, it is a huge space that seems to go on forever. It is very damp... More 

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Thank Sally F
New Mexico
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334 reviews
182 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015

If you buy the Arles Tourist pass, this is one of the places you can select. It is amazing - yes, kind of creepy, very, very dark and dank but to think that this foundation supported the major structures in the ancient Roman city is mind-boggling. This is a veritable labyrinth but nearly all of it is still intact!

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Thank NewMexicoSilverqueen
Dublin, Ireland
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103 reviews
60 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015

Ive been to Arles on many occasions but was not aware of these underground passages. On a October morning, we had the place to ourselves. Visit shoud last between 20-30 minutes. Not bad for €3.50 entrance fee (Under 18s are free)

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Thank JAMYDublin_Ireland
Bethesda, Maryland
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33 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015

This is basically a series of underground catacombs. It is dark and dank for the most part but the history is interesting. I was surprised at the overall size.

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118 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015 via mobile

We popped in here as it was included in our Arles pass and it was a great little adventure. It was dark and creepy like a scene from a horror movie. Cool experience. Could have done with some historical informs too about it though

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Thank Rebecca M
Vancouver, Canada
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38 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015

Very dark and drippy, pretty much like a dungeon out of a movie or a video game. Had fun wandering around and trying to spook my friends. Unfortunately there's not much to actually look at, and there's no information.

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Thank Madeline R
Buffalo, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 411 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015 via mobile

This was a wonderful surprise hidden below the street level of the city. Well worth going through the dark and Corredor's. Don't believe the belief that there are ghosts among the Corredor's. I think this is less likely to be true.

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Thank Jonmun
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015 via mobile

The entrance was cheap, and it was refreshing to enter in such mysterious place under Arles. I missed more information about the it, but I would recommend everybody, whose not claustrophobic, to go and visit.

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Thank Jezinka
Bowen Island, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 via mobile

Simple experience but quite interesting and peaceful. Nice break from the scorching heat and the busy city streets. Worth doing.

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