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Visit of the Caves

1h fromLyon, Genève or Annecy -  Ain - Mountains of Jura

Download the audioguide application Grottes du Cerdon on your smartphone 

Discover a strange and exciting underground route shaped during the great ice ages. 

A 1H or 1H30 walk from the burial point of an old river until its resurgence in the middle of a cliff on a belvedere overlooking the Cerdon’s valley and its vineyards.

Choose your visit:

Guided tour at fixed times, independent visit or visit in the form of a tale for the youngest.



Plan des Grottes
Plan des Grottes
visite-en-autonomie

Self-guided tour

Maximum 8 people / group - Download the Grottes du Cerdon app (French, English, Dutch, Spanish)


visite-guidee

French guided tour

1h from Lyon, Genève or Annecy - In Jura's mountains

visites-pour-les-petits

Visit for 4 - 6 years old

Specially dedicated to 4-6 year olds and their families.


Questions sur les Grottes
  • Can we take a stroller in the caves ?

    No because of the stairs! Please note that we provide baby carriers for free.

  • Is there a restaurant in the touristic site ?

    • "Le Chasseur Cueilleur" offers snacks mainly based on local products as well as hot and cold drinks, to consume on the spot or to take away from the park. Open continuously throughout the day.

  • What is the temperature in the cave ?
    • The upper gallery is at 13/14 °C and then drops to around 10 °C at the end of the large hall. For the second part, the temperature drops to 4 °C for 5 minutes. On the belvedere, you will find the outside temperature.


    • It is the temperature differences and the elevation that make this second part of the visit more physical.

Prévoir un vêtement chaud pour la visite des grottes (14°c à 4°c pendant 5/10 mn) et des chaussures confortables (retour par un sentier en sous bois)
Les pluies n'ont pas d'incidence sur les animations qui peuvent se faire sous abris
Les Grottes du Cerdon ne sont pas inondables