Grottes du Cornadore, Saint-Nectaire

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Grottes du Cornadore feature Roman baths that have been in use since the 1st century. Each room gets warmer as you move through the caves: from the tepidarium (warm room) to the (caldarium) (hot room). You can still view the two perfectly preserved bathtubs from the 1st century. Large cave room have hanging stalagmites, pools, hot tubs, and baths with mineralized water that is rich in carbon dioxide. The cave shows you 2,000 years of hydrotherapy. This attraction is great for families with older children, and dogs are allowed. Put Grottes du Cornadore into our Saint-Nectaire vacation generator and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • Very nice visit with kids, althogh site is very small. Guides are enthousiastic and tell about Roman batgs and petrifiying process  more »
  • We visited this attraction fairly late in the evening ( 5pm ) . The tours run every hour and are in French only. There was a delay of 30 minutes at the start of our tour as previous visitors browsed i...  more »
  • We made a trip especially to St Nectaire to see this attraction with our young daughter. The toes run about every hour and a half and when we arrived just at the stay of the next scheduled tour we wer...  more »
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  • Guide friendly and stalled in area is, but unfortunately the visit is short and your steps the asking price. Frankly visit to avoid
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  • Very interesting, we learn many things through guides who know their subjects well.
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  • The guide makes you want of rest at the time of the Romans, half an hour would be interesting because very informative. Cele worth of Tower.
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  • Nice and informative, very good tour guide
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  • Nice cave is not much expensive price
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