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Grottes de Betharram

| Ld les Grottes de Betharram, 65270 Saint-Pe-de-Bigorre, France
+33 5 62 41 80 04
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A long wait

We queued for more than 2 hours just to get in. There were toilets of a kind (holes in the floor... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
GNTLAQUA
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Margate, United Kingdom
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Big, no effort, fun.

The cave system is quite big, with good infrastructure for tourists. Not much physical exertion... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
BSGtrips
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Malmo, Sweden
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“train ride” (10 reviews)
“car park” (7 reviews)
“rainy day” (4 reviews)
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| Ld les Grottes de Betharram, 65270 Saint-Pe-de-Bigorre, France
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We queued for more than 2 hours just to get in. There were toilets of a kind (holes in the floor- we have not mastered these yet!!!!) so waited. After finally getting in, we waited again to be taken round, despite being with lots of...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The cave system is quite big, with good infrastructure for tourists. Not much physical exertion required, except going up down normal stairs. There is a small ferry ride which adds to the experience, and the rock formations add to the ambience. Keep a light jacket...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an amazing place to visit, the sights are phenomenal! The tour guide was friendly, funny and helpful. The train and boat ride was pretty cool as well. The only pet peeve I'd say is that if you're an English tourist, the narration voice...More

Thank jason15300
Reviewed 1 week ago

Parking tricky. Spent ages queuing in multiple places. Queuing not ideal with young(ish) children. Caves were visually very interesting and kept children interested for a while. Children enjoyed train at end best. A little over priced.

Thank dps306
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a very interesting Grotte visit and we thoroughly enjoyed it. They made sure we were in a party with a Guide who spoke English and he made a great effort to speak English to us and another family to made sure we didn't...More

Thank 6ofus2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited just after lunch and enjoyed the 2.30 hrs. Actual walk under ground was spectacular after small trip on bus to start point back along road .You finish at the area where the car park is which is great after the long walk under...More

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is no doubt that the caves are amazing with huge chambers lit sympathetically with ability to touch the limestone. You descend down 200 or so steps on your journey and at times need to watch your head but also the slightly damp footing. The...More

Thank Bluebellplasnewydd
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place hasn't changed since it opened and it's all the better for it. The toilets smell like the French school trip hotel when you were 16. The whole place is dusty, ragged and slightly disorganised BUT the caves are seriously impressive. They. Are. Huge....More

Thank kHolding
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived, well signed and good parking, but the toilets by the car park are disgusting. About an hour's queue. A bit confusing, do you take the flag signalling your language, we did and got marshalled with a few other English speakers and eventually tagged...More

Thank AcerFrance
Reviewed July 3, 2017

We had a great guide, he was such fun, wore a beret and was simply made for this job, from Morocco I think he said. This is a super place to visit, you trek along the caves and then have a lovely boat and train...More

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