The Aven Armand at the heart of the Gorges du Tarn and Jonte

It's huge! .. Wow! .., Beautiful! .., True Stone Forest, it is beautiful.

Louis Armand described with these words Edouard Alfred Martel his wonderment by discovering in 1897, on the Causse Mejean, the aven that would bear his name.

Welcome to the magical world of the Aven Armand ...

Easy access through a cable car takes you to 60 meters underground in less than two minutes. There, a huge hall is waiting for you.
With the help of enthusiastic guides, discover the virgin forest and 400 unique stalagmites in the world but also the Palm tree, the Turkey, the Draperies, the Jellyfishes, the Cauliflower, the Jaw of the Tiger ... and the largest stalagmite known nowadays in the world.

A spectacle highlighted by a play of light that you are not going to forget !!

Ranked 3 *** Michelin Guide
Tourist Quality Label
Quality Label southern France

On site : Souvenirs boutique, snack bar, shaded terrace, shelters and picnic area

Parking Car, Bus, Motorcycle, Camping Car and space reserved for handicapped persons

The first part of the cave is accessible to disabled people, equipped with manual wheelchair.
For more information, please contact us.

2011 Opening : Open daily from 26/03 to 06/11
March, April, May, June, September, October, November: 10-12 am and 1.30 - 5 pm*
July & August : 9:30 am to 6 pm*
(*Last Visit )

Rappelling from the natural entrance Reservations

Prices 2011:

Adults 9.10 €
Youth 15 - 20 years : 7.40 €
Children 5 - 15 years : 6.20 €
- 5 years: Free

Ticket combined with Parc de Loisirs de Montpellier le Vieux :
Adults : 12.80 €
Children : 10 €
Children : 8.25 €

Payment Method:

ANCV, Visa, Cheques, Cash

Grotte de l'Aven Armand
Telephone : 04 66 45 61 31

Ouverture 2022 : du 9 avril au 6 novembre 2022 Samedi 9 avril au dimanche 10 juillet : 10h00-12h00 et 13h30-17h00* Lundi 11 juillet au dimanche 28 août : 10h00-18h00 Lundi 29 août au dimanche 7 novembre : 10h00-12h00 et 13h30-17h00* *départ dernière visite

Haute saison : 9.45 - 9.45
GPS coordinates
Latitude : 44.2204 / Longitude : 3.35747
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