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The story is what counts

This cavern is not the most beautiful, but the experience and the storytelling are fascinating... read more

Reviewed February 4, 2018
Philippe G
Nice, France
Certainly worth a visit

The Grotte de la Luire is excellent for three reasons: 1) the tour is almost 'personal' because it... read more

Reviewed September 20, 2016
Merelbeke, Belgium
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Feb 4, 2018
“The story is what counts”
Sep 20, 2016
“Certainly worth a visit”
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Reviewed February 4, 2018

This cavern is not the most beautiful, but the experience and the storytelling are fascinating. You will prepare your own lamp the way the explorers in 1850-something did!

Thank Philippe G
Jacques V, Gérant at Grotte de la Luire, responded to this reviewResponded March 13, 2018

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Reviewed September 20, 2016

The Grotte de la Luire is excellent for three reasons: 1) the tour is almost 'personal' because it is not so well-known compared to Grotte de la Choranche 2) the guide is very friendly and much effort is taken to add a historical flavour to...More

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Reviewed August 8, 2016

The Grotte de la Luire is a true experience: all visitors prepare their own candle, and follow the guide into the cave. You will visit several impressive galleries and see a tube with a depth of 35 meters. The cave is part of a system...More

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Reviewed May 21, 2016

A large group of us were on a retreat together near this area, and for entertainment one afternoon, we decided to go to the grotto (or cave) with our families. We were told the cave was used as a hospital for the French Resistance in...More

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grotte-de-la-luire, Directeur général at Grotte de la Luire, responded to this reviewResponded May 22, 2016

We are very happy that you've spend a good time with us. Just one point: all our visits can be translated in english, but you have to ask for it, if not, our guides think that every body in the group understand french. Thank you...More

Reviewed September 25, 2015 via mobile

Travelling to the cave is great fun - mountain roads, hairpin bends and great scenery. The cave itself is by far one of the best we have ever been to. You make your own candle before entering the cave with your guide and the majority...More

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Reviewed August 26, 2015

Absolute must see! You get to explore with your own hand made candle. The cave floods occasionally and the entrance becomes a waterfall so it does get closed to the public when this happens. The source of the water is still under exploration and not...More

1  Thank Elenor V
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