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Before visiting the underground cave of Medous, you will penetrate in the verdant park, starting point and terminus of this unforgettable visit. One recovers the beautiful trees shading many streams nourished by a semicircular basin there. This basin stops the waters of the source springing to streams of 2 neighboring cavities.


The wealth of the concretions, the beauty of the underground river, the structure of the underground cave, the site exceptional of the entry enjoying a setting and an unique access easiness is as many elements that assure a tourist value of all first order.

All along the course, one can discover the concretions the more diverses : “Stalactites, Stalagmites, Excentriques, Colonneses or Gourses and Cascade pétrifiée”. The underground cave of Medous are divided in two parties : une gallery lower so-called"  galerie sèche " et a superior"  Galerie des Merveilles ". 



Visits : Every day from april 1st to october 15th, group of 6 adults minimun.
For the period of october 16th to march 31st, groups visits only on reservation. For stranger people, translation in 5 langages. (Flags : english, holland, Spain, Italian, Deutch).
Hours of openings : from april 1st to october 15th : 10h-12h am and 14h00-17h00 pm.
In july and august : 9h30-12h00 am and 13h30-17h30 pm.
Length : 45 minuts or 1 hour
Prices : adults 9 E, chidren from 5 to 10 years old 4,5 E
Special admission fees for groups.
Free car park in the parking of the Caves.
Shop : mineral, post cards, regional products, Bar with terrace, sandwiches, Ices, Crepes.

Grottes de Medous - 60 Route des Cols - 65200 Aste - France - Tel : +33 (0)5 62 91 78 46 -