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Volcano Park of Lemptegy, Saint-Ours

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Volcano Park of Lemptegy offers a magnificent lunar panorama and various activities, such as a guided walking or a train tour. Guides tell you about the bombs, chimneys, vents, and lava flows. You can visit the ore hoists, watch a documentary film, or explore the Explosive Mine Dynamic 4-D movie with moving chairs that shake. Disabled people, children under six, people with claustrophobia, cardiac sufferers, and pregnant women are discouraged from the Explosive Mine movie. The picnic area has a playground and a gift shop. For travelers who use our online itinerary creator, Saint-Ours holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Volcano Park of Lemptegy and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • Not much to this attraction. few little videos and a shop. but definitely the highlight is the trip into the crater of the volcano. quite expensive if you are a large family but you don't often get a ...  more »
  • All about volcanos, seen from the inside, in their natural setting, perfectly explained by real vulcanologists. They have audioguides for visitors who do not understand French, as well as written tran...  more »
  • Despite its billing, whilst this may be of interest to vulcanologists and geologists this is like visiting a disused quarry. The visit is by timed guided walking our small slow "train" tour around the...  more »