Grottes d'Arcy-sur-Cure, Arcy-sur-Cure
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Traverse down into the bowels of the earth in the caves at Grottes d'Arcy-sur-Cure, containing some of the oldest known stone paintings in the world. Pass between columns, giant rooms with stalactites, and underground lakes to view ancient cave paintings over 30,000 years old. Explore the many rooms with their narrow passages, many of which are accessible by wheelchair. Put Grottes d'Arcy-sur-Cure into our Arcy-sur-Cure holiday planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • Picturesque family site. Visit very interesting and lively thanks to the quality of the guides. It is always moving to see the traces left by our ancestors.
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  • It's small (well!). It takes a little imagination to see the paintings rock, inconspicuous and too far. A guide not top, comment botched, unintelligible and stale jokes. A good audio guide would have been preferable... And the worst, be there with 2 school groups...
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  • really deserves to stop during your visit in this beautiful area. D'Arcy on cure can also be a wonderful step
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  • Amazing sense of history
  • Rather nice, one of the private caves with drawings, not such a great big cave, there should be no photos taken regarding private property
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  • visit very interesting damage it is not had the right to make pictures. No site is specified. A must see!
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  • Very nice visit. Guide competent rider and available... It was our "first cave" and we loved!
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  • This site beneath its air desues, a prehistoric parietal treasure. No reproduction here, you will discover the cave as Neanderthal and these are his drawings that you can admire! Before Chambers was the oldest inscriptions in the world... It's worth the trip!
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