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Aven Armand, Meyrueis

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Aven Armand is a scenic limestone cave in the Cévennes National Park. You can explore its stalactites, stalagmites, and unusual rock formations. Discovered in 1897 and open to the public since 1927, it is one of the most visited places in the area. See Aven Armand and all Meyrueis has to offer by arranging your trip with our Meyrueis family vacation planner.
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  • Having seen caves of this sort on television, I was insterested to go underground and experience one at first hand. I wasn't prepared for the grandeur and sheer size of the cave, and it's hard to unde...  more »
  • A beautiful cave but the light effects were terrible! It was like a kids Disney film! It's says it's suitable for the disabled but it most definitely is NOT!  more »
  • The plus points : Inside the grotto are the most wonderful stalagtites and stalagmites. It's quite amazing and one can only wonder what the person who discovered it thought. Slight negative points : I...  more »
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  • Stunning place ... Try to get there for the 10am first tour ... Extra special
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  • Aven Armand is very impressive but I remain skeptical before the proposed activities (projected on the walls of the cave). (Out in the cold and wind) the wait nearly 30 minutes was not pleasant. Nevertheless, the cavity is impressive and the tour was interesting. Perfect with children :-)
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  • Magical magnificent cave with a forest of stalagmites (400 total), or is the largest known so far in the world, shining from the top of its 30 meters. When you think that 1 cm represents 1 century (do the math) Super well explained by the guide, with comments from Jules Verne projected on the walls of lights are magical disabled people, stop at the Belvedere
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