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A stopover on the Gironde's shore

It was last october 2016, we were two couples driving our ccars, intending going along the Atlantic... read more

Reviewed May 30, 2017
Ile-de-France, France
Worth a visit

We enjoyed looking around the caves looking out over the gironde estuary. To think people actually... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2016
Soulac-sur-Mer, France
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30 Aug 2017
“Really interesting - well worth 5 euro.”
30 May 2017
“A stopover on the Gironde's shore”
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
67 boulevard de la Falaise, 17132 Meschers-sur-Gironde, France
+33 5 46 02 70 02
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Reviewed August 30, 2017 via mobile

Was a really interesting visit, very informative and also a lovely bar / creperie as well a great find!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank amykedros
Reviewed May 30, 2017

It was last october 2016, we were two couples driving our ccars, intending going along the Atlantic seaside . As we started from Casteljaloux a thermal nice and vivid place in the Lot et Garonne we had to drive towards Bordeaux and to follow the...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank servatm
Reviewed August 8, 2016

We enjoyed looking around the caves looking out over the gironde estuary. To think people actually lived here - great view.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank RIF123
Reviewed June 15, 2016

It felt slightly more authentic of the two and more appeared to be open to visitors. There was lots of information on display and was a very fascinating insight into the lives of the people that lived in these cliff side caves. It was especially...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Woodabell
Reviewed April 22, 2016

Such an interesting visit. Fascinating to see how people lived in the caves ( some still do). All furnished and there is even an old restaurant now closed but full of interesting old objects. Lots of stairs .

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank 641carolr
Reviewed September 30, 2015

Natural caves set some metres above the Gironde Estuary sea expanded and extended by humans over the millennia this site makes an interesting hour or so's visit. We were lucky to be shown round by an English speaking member of staff. There are a large...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed August 29, 2015 via mobile

There are two parts, one you pay for the visit and the other is free. There are one next to the other. You will see how people spent there life inside. In fact nowdays there are french people who buy the caves in order to...More

Date of experience: September 2014
1  Thank Mitrache F
Reviewed August 13, 2015

A nice walk around the caves where people used to live. There is a guide to overview the room, photos etc. However, the French version is a lot better and comprehensive than the English version. If you around here it is worth a visit.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Paul D
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