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In the very heart of the Ardèche Gorges, you will be amazed
by the immensity of this cave’s galleries, the wealth of its
concretions including the bewitching limestone basin (gour)
waterfall which is unique in Europe.
One-hour visit. 2 sound and light shows. (Read more)

With 64 km of galleries of Grotte Saint-Marcel is one of the biggest caves in France. You will discover huge rooms and galleries following a former underground river in a 400m long circuit. Sound and light shows. Huge halls and a waterfall of about 100 calcite basins, unique in Europe !

Since 2013, local winegrowers age part their best wines in the cave, 80m underground. Wine tasting, (AOC wines Côtes du Rhône /Côtes du Rhône Village and local produce), wine tasting and speleology... Visual and gustative pleasures !

Themed tours :

Wine tasting : visit of the cave and wine tasting with a specialized guide.

Spelunking all year round.

Outside : a botanical path called « le sentier de la grosse pierre » (2,8 km).


From 01/04 to 15/11/2023.


Adult: from 13 €
Child (5-12 years): 8.50 €
Teenager (13-17 years): from 10 €
Family pass: from 38.70 €
Student: 11.70 €
Disabled: from 11.70 €.

Free entry for children < 5 years, press, accompanying guides, the drivers.
Group rate available for > 20 people.

Payment method(s) accepted

Bank/credit card Cheque Chèques Vacances Cash Credit transfer


  • Picnic area
  • Covered picnic area
  • Bar
  • Toilets
  • Themed path
  • Car park
  • Orientation board
  • Defibrillator
  • Restaurant
  • Coach parking
  • Private parking
  • Free car park


  • Pets welcome
  • Educational visits
  • Coach access
  • Booking obligatory
  • Shop
  • Tourist brochures
  • Restaurant
  • Fast food


  • Activity
  • Product tasting
  • Son et Lumière

Average length of visit : 60 min

Average length of visit for groups : 60 min

Grotte Saint-Marcel-d'Ardèche

2759 Route Touristique des Gorges

07700 Bidon