Grotte de La Verna, Sainte-Engrace

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Gape at the size of Grotte de La Verna, a capacious 4 hectare (12 acre) cavern in one of the largest cave systems in the world, extending 250 m (820 ft) wide and 190 m (623 ft) high. It's part of the Pierre Saint-Martin massif, which features 2,000 chasms--including a dozen or so reputed to be among the largest in the world. The site also features 380 km (236 mi) of underground explored cave systems and 13 major rivers. Today you can take a guided tour or hike into the world's tenth-largest cavern on your own via an access tunnel made for an underground hydroelectric plant. Dress warmly, as temperatures are cool underground. See Grotte de La Verna and all Sainte-Engrace has to offer by arranging your trip with our Sainte-Engrace travel itinerary maker.
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  • The guide was really good and the visit was extraordinary. The cave was huge and nobody don't regret coming! To make mandatory if you're in the area!
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  • We come from the pierre saint martin (12km) ski station. Took the trip of 3 hours (minimum 12anis) and without a doubt, worth. The guide accompanies you at all times and as good espeleogolo, explains the curiosities of the cave, langowski is Spanish. The ride requires some physical preparation, but the reward is more than ample. With the entry will be included the riding, diver, front and harness. For young, it will be an experience you will not forget. Undoubtedly the spectacular nature of the cave together with our guide, Jean François, you made the day round. There are trips shorter and others longer, depending on the qualities of each. (Including handicapped). Recommended 100%.
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  • I just saw the report on france 5, and you should if possible to attract world, a "concert" of classical music, (or a different style more appropriate), it must be wonderful to listen to... or another musical event, good luck
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  • Incredible place ! It sould definitely be more known.
  • grandiose !
  • Amazing place story all the more surprising when the guide tells us the life of the speleologists who have made every effort for this what is today ' today, even if his life 😢. Several courses are possible. Thrill lovers will find their happiness. 🙊 I say more
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  • Young caving in the 1960s, La Verna has always been for me a unattainable fantasy. 53 years and I was finally able to live that dream. The visit with facilities, for a duration of 6 hours, allows to measure the feat achieved by the discoverers, happy and unhappy of this immense cavity physically and psychologically. Thanks to the team of organizers not to mention all those who allowed access to the public of this wonder of nature by their work.
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  • Thanks Cedric us having shared your passion. One word to sum this Knight output: awesome! A remake...
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