Booking methods

to buy your entrance tickets to the Caves of Sare

Reservations are highly recommended and can be made up until the day before your visit. The same day, contact us on +33 5 59 54 21 88 to know our availability.
Secure payment online

Prior booking is strongly recommended out of season and is mandatory in summer.

Tickets are non-refundable. For more information on the terms of purchase, please consult our Terms and Conditions of Sale.

Purchase of tickets

Until the day before your visit :

Online, from our booking plateform, or from one of the Basque Country tourist information offices List of cities concerned

The day of your visit :

For an optimal experience, we limit the number of participants in guided tours. Therefore, prior online booking is preferred. The purchase of tickets remains possible on site, at the reception of the caves of Sare, for the same day, if there are still places available.
We advise you to call the reception of the caves of Sare, at +33 559 542 188 to know the availabilities of the day.

Means of payment

Online booking is only possible with a credit card payment.
Bank cheques, ANCV holiday vouchers (no change for holiday vouchers) and currency in Euro or Eusko (please note, only Eusko currency, change can be made at the town hall of Sare) are accepted, only on site or from a nearby tourist office.
Reception of the caves of Sare

Tourist Offices which are part of the main Basque Country Tourist Office :

Go to one of the tourist offices in the following towns to buy your tickets to the caves of Sare :

Saint-Jean-de-Luz, Urrugne, Ciboure, Guethary, Arcangues, Espelette, Sare, Ascain, Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle, Ainhoa, Hasparren, Bidache, La Bastide Clairence, Urt, Saint Etienne de Baigorry, Saint Jean Pied de Port, Saint Palais, Tardets-Sorholus, Mauléon-Licharre.

How to book online ?

  1. On our web booking plateform, choose a visit then the day and time of your choice. Complete the purchase by following the instructions.
  2. On the day of your visit, go to the caves 30min before your visit time and present your confirmation at the ticket office.
  3. In exchange, you will receive a “Caves of Sare” ticket allowing you to access your guided tour.

Are you having trouble with online payment confirmation ?
This may be due to the increased security of online payments. Don’t panic, we explain everything ! (in french)

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