Practical information on the Niaux cave all you need to know for your visit

Reservation is obligatory

The guided tour lasts approximately 1h30 (there and back)


The tour covers a distance of 1.6km


The tour is limited to a maximum of 25 people


Walking or sports shoes and warm clothing are indispensable (12°C all year round)

For conservation reasons, the tour is carried out with portable lighting which we provide.


The tour of the cave is not suitable for children under 5.

The tour is not suitable for people of limited mobility or with a disability (uneven floor in natural state).

Tours are available in English during the summer.

The site is open all year round

Please arrive 15 minutes before the start of your tour

Coordonnées GPS  :   42.819228, 1.593938