You will begin your exploration with a descent into the heart of a lush 75m deep cave.
You will then wander through the underground galleries 103 metres below ground to the jetty, where you will take a boat ride accompanied by a boatman guide.
On the other side of the river, you will dock and continue your journey to the Lac des Gours and the incredible Salle du Grand Dôme...
The self-guided tour is audio-guided (from 4 years old) and lasts about 1h30.
|Over 12 and student||€18.00|
|Child aged 4 to 12*||€14.50|
|Child aged under 4*||free|
|Adult special **||€18.00|
|Child aged 4—12 special **||€12.50|
|* On presentation of a currently valid supporting document
** Disabled visitors with their companions, FFS (Fédération Française de Spéléologie - French Speleology Federation) licence holders, tour guide and students - on presentation of a currently valid supporting document
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YOU WOULD LIKE TO DISCOVER THE GOUFFRE DE PADIRAC AS ITS FIRST EXPLORER ?
Every year, the Gouffre de Padirac organises its famous Explorers' Tour during which for one evening, a small group of visitors has the opportunity to experience the incredible underground adventure, as Edouard-Alfred Martel experienced it in 1889. Lighted with a lantern, you will feel the abyss fully in silence, darkness, freshness...
Do you want to organize a private tour of the gouffre ?
On arrival, you will be welcomed by one of our boatmen guides, who will be your exclusive contact person during this private tour of the Gouffre de Padirac.
During the tour, you will learn about the adventures of Edouard-Alfred Martel, the first explorer of the Gouffre de Padirac and the founding father of modern speleology, as well as about the history and formation of this out-of-the-ordinary natural site. An experience that is rich in feelings and unforgettable memories!
YOU WANT TO ORGANIZE A CUSTOM EVENT?
The Gouffre de Padirac is an exceptional site which offers you the possibility to access customised ser-vices : privatisation, private explorer's evening, food and wine pairings 130 metres underground (...), our teams are at your disposal to study your projects with you.