With the emotion of an explorer and by the light of a lamp, follow in the footsteps of the Cro-Magnons: you have an appointment with a part of your history.

The Niaux cave is unique and this is not a false promise. The 1h45 guided tour allows you to admire, like nowhere else, the authentic paintings of our ancestors which are concentrated in the Salon Noir. No facsimiles here but superb paintings of animals associated with enigmatic signs that transport you to distant times for a sacred adventure.

ATTENTION: The cave is neither equipped nor lit, the route (2,5km in total) is uneven and must be done in a limited time, which is why the visit is impossible for people with motor disabilities, strongly not recommended for children under 6 and people with mobility difficulties.
> Walking sticks, backpacks, canes, strollers, baby carriers and photos are prohibited.

Additional Information :
The visit to the cave is guided and lasts approximately 1h45/ The conservation rules are strict there in order to preserve the places, the cave is neither fitted out nor lit, the route (2,5km in total) is hilly and must be to do in a limited time, which is why the visit is not possible for people with motor disabilities, strongly not recommended for children under 6 and people with mobility difficulties.

Location

Ariège Pyrenees

South of Ariège, on the border with Andorra, are the Ariège Pyrenees. Between mountainous landscapes and activities, there are many [...]

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Prices / Opening

Adult: 15 € Child: 11 € Large family: 45,50 € Student: € 12 Adult: 16 € Child: 12 € Large family: 49,50 € Student: € 13
Price Min. Max.
Adult
(from 03/01/2023 to 31/01/2024)
Min. 15€
Kids
(from 03/01/2023 to 31/01/2024)
Min. 11€
Big family
(from 03/01/2023 to 31/01/2024)
Valid for two adults and two children.
Min. 45,50€
Student fee
(from 03/01/2023 to 31/01/2024)
For students under 26 years old.
Min. 12€
Adult
(from 01/02/2024 to 05/01/2025)
Min. 16€
Kids
(from 01/02/2024 to 05/01/2025)
Min. 12€
Big family
(from 01/02/2024 to 05/01/2025)
Valid for two adults and two children.
Min. 49,50€
Student fee
(from 01/02/2024 to 05/01/2025)
For students under 26 years old.
Min. 13€

Payment method

  • Cheque
  • Cash
  • Bank / credit card
  • Apple Pay
  • Online payment
  • Classic Holiday Vouchers
  • Contactless payment

Opening

From 12 February to 03 November 2024
Monday Open
Tuesday Open
Wednesday Open
Thursday Open
Friday Open
Saturday Open
Sunday Open
From 04/10 to 2024/XNUMX
Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Closed
Thursday Closed
Friday Closed
Saturday Open
Sunday Open
From 11/17 to 2024/XNUMX
Monday Open
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Closed
Thursday Closed
Friday Closed
Saturday Open
Sunday Open
From November 18 to 22 December 2024
Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Closed
Thursday Closed
Friday Closed
Saturday Open
Sunday Open
From December 23, 2024 to January 05, 2025
Monday Open
Tuesday Open
Wednesday Closed
Thursday Open
Friday Open
Saturday Open
Sunday Open

Leisure

  • From 6 years old)
  • Groups welcome up to 25 people

Customers

  • Groups welcome