Discover the caves of Sare

in a protected natural site

As the number of visitors is limited, booking is essential.

Appreciate the nature and history of the site

The huge limestone massif of Sare and its surrounding area has numerous cavities. One of them, which an unusual geological formation, is called LEZEA or CAVES OF SARE.
The site also includes a megalithic park reproducing various monuments and funeral rites, as well as a site museum, in free access.

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The entrance of the caves of Sare
The caves of Sare

Your visit to the caves of Sare

In the heart of a natural area classified Natura 2000, spend a pleasant time in the caves of Sare with a 1 hour guided visit, then free access to our museum and to the megalithic park.
An activity to do whatever the weather, on rainy or heatwave days, the discovery of the underground world is sheltered and at 14° all year round!

Your arrival : Join us by bus or car, parking is available at the entrance to the caves of Sare. >> How to reach us ?
Guided tour : After a short presentation of our environment, your guide will take you to the depths of the Lezea cave for a 45-minute experience with sounds and lights and a mysterious voice-over...
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The site museum and Megalitic park : free of charge, outdoor park and site museum are to discover before or after the guided-tour.
The site : Enjoy our picnic tables and the bar with panoramic view !
Questions about the course of the visit? Check out our FAQs.
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Free parkings 14 degrees in the cave WC Payments by debit card Eusko currency accepted checks and holiday vouchers are accepted Partially adapted for people with disabilities Cafe - Bar Picnic area Catering in summer Hiking trails in the immediate vicinity Animals not accepted in the cave Photo and video shooting prohibited in the cave Strollers not accepted in the cave

The particularity of the caves of Sare?

They can be visited today almost as they were over 2 million years ago !

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Open 11 months out of 12, the caves of Sare can be visited whatever the weather !

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