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“Interesting visit to days past”
Review of Cave Dwellings

Cave Dwellings
Ranked #1 of 8 things to do in Belves
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Owner description: Unique in the Dordogne-Open all year round. In the heart of the medieval village are underground cave dwellings where the poorest people lived up to the 18th century. During a 45 minutes guided tour, you will discover the interior of 8 caves and learn many details about the life of the cave dwellers and inderectly about Belves. Visits for 4 people minimum, 18 maximum. Bookings and informations are advice.
Useful Information: Stairs / elevator, Activities for young children, Bathroom facilities, Stroller parking
Reviewed August 15, 2012

A very interesting presentation of how people survived in harsh times. Well documented, and well presented. Very interesting to see how people tried to create a social community, and preserve it against other parties, that were there to take it from them.

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Reviewed March 5, 2018
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Reviewed October 8, 2017
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