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Visit the Sare Caves - Sarako lezeak

Activity - Holidays & weekends in Sare

Visit the Sare Caves - Sarako lezeak - Activity - Holidays & weekends in Sare
Culture and education

Grottes de Sare - Sare

Observation of the geological formations so particular to the cave (small plateau-like structures, tubes, meandres, dwelling site, etc.) Discover the origins of the Basque People and their mythology according to the work of anthropologist José Miguel de Barandiaran. Maybe along the way, you will meet certain divinities such as "Guillen" the Lamin, the genie of the sources… On leaving the cave, the megalithic park and site museum tells the story of the occupation of the cave and explains megalithic times in the Basque Country during the period of Protohistory. A guided visit lasting one hour with son et lumière along a laid-out pathway.

Rates

Visit the Sare Caves - Sarako lezeak
1h00 - 1 adult
10 €
1h00 - 1 child
6 €
1h00 - 1 student
850 €

Contact

Grottes de Sare
+33 5 59 54 21 88
Languages spoken:

Practical information

EstablishmentGrottes de Sare
Participants' profileAll ages
Good to knowAccessible to people with reduced mobility
In detail

Conditions of visit:

Booking is compulsory, online or at one of the Basque Country tourist offices. The number of people is limited to 35 participants / visit. By booking online, choose your date and time of visit and the language of the visit.

• Our animal friends are not allowed in the cave.

• No stroller during the visit to the cave.

• 14°C at the bottom of the cavity.

• Part of the visit is accessible to people with reduced mobility. Contact us for more informations.

Payment :

Payment cards, Bank and postal cheques, Holiday vouchers, Cash, Eusko.

Languages :

French, Basque, Spanish and English.

Equipment:

Free parking in the immediate vicinity of the site, picnic area, Bar, departure of hikes.

Prevention & security

Sanitary measures: the Health Pass will be requested at the reception of the site and we will ask you to wear a mask throughout the visit but also in enclosed places (site museum or bar area for example). On site hydroalcoholic gel is at your disposal as well as all the legal displays to respect together the barrier gestures. These measures may be modified according to the evolution of the health situation.

Establishment policy

BookingRecommended
RatesDiscounted rates on a sliding scale
PaymentCredit card, cheque, holiday cheques (chèques vacances), cash

Opening times

From 7 february to 31 march
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From 1 april to 30 september
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From 1 october to 6 november
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From 7 november to 31 december
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From 7 february to 31 march
Monday
14h00 - 17h00
Tuesday
14h00 - 17h00
Wednesday
14h00 - 17h00
Thursday
14h00 - 17h00
Friday
14h00 - 17h00
Saturday
13h00 - 17h00
Sunday
13h00 - 17h00
From 1 april to 30 september
Monday
10h00 - 18h00
Tuesday
10h00 - 18h00
Wednesday
10h00 - 18h00
Thursday
10h00 - 18h00
Friday
10h00 - 18h00
Saturday
10h00 - 18h00
Sunday
10h00 - 18h00
From 1 october to 6 november
Monday
10h00 - 17h00
Tuesday
10h00 - 17h00
Wednesday
10h00 - 17h00
Thursday
10h00 - 17h00
Friday
10h00 - 17h00
Saturday
10h00 - 17h00
Sunday
10h00 - 17h00
From 7 november to 31 december
Monday
14h00 - 17h00
Tuesday
14h00 - 17h00
Wednesday
14h00 - 17h00
Thursday
14h00 - 17h00
Friday
14h00 - 17h00
Saturday
13h00 - 17h00
Sunday
13h00 - 17h00

Places of interest nearby

Prehistoric Cave of Sare (90 m)
Pass of Lizarrieta (3.7 km)
Sare (5 km)
Tourist Office of Sare (5 km)
Mount Larroun (6.1 km)
The Rhune train (6.7 km)
Ainhoa (7.2 km)
Leisure Centre of Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle (9.6 km)
Saint-Jean-de-Luz (15.3 km)
Biarritz (24 km)

Access itinerary

The caves of Sare are indicated by road signs. The site is accessible by public transport or by your own means. You find us in the Basque Country, in the Labourdin village of Sare, at 10 km from the famous "train de la Rhune" and 30min from the Basque coast.

Events nearby

Last nameDescriptionDateCity
Pepper Festival
Festive gastronomy fair celebrating peppersOctober 2022Espelette (12.7 km)

Restaurants nearby

Last nameStyleRateCity
Ithurria
French cuisine69 € Ainhoa (7.2 km)
Argi Eder
South-West65 € Ainhoa (7.7 km)
Restaurant des Chasseurs
French cuisine48 € Ascain (9.3 km)
Moments Gourmands
South-West29 € Ascain (9.4 km)
L'Auberge Basque
French cuisine104 € Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle (11.1 km)
Choko Ona
French cuisine52 € Espelette (13.1 km)

Outings nearby

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
The Rhune train trail
HikeAthletic1h30Ascain (6.9 km)
The Méhatché pass
All-terrain bike itineraryAthletic2h00Espelette (12.9 km)
Between Nive and Arberoue (cyclotourism)
All-terrain bike itineraryIntermediate4h50Cambo-les-Bains (17.3 km)
Col d'Ispeguy
All-terrain bike itineraryAthletic1h10Saint-Étienne-de-Baïgorry (21 km)
The Great Crossing atV in the Basque Country - Urepel in Baïgorri
Mountain bike itineraryAthletic3h50Aldudes (23 km)
On the Baigura Trail
HikeEasy2h35Mendionde (24 km)

Accommodation nearby

Last nameAccommodation typeRateCity
Maison Aretxola
HotelSare
Gîte Sare, 4 pièces, 6 personnes - FR-1-384-800
HotelSare
Appartement d'une chambre avec terrasse a Sare
HotelSare
Gîte Sare, 2 pièces, 2 personnes - FR-1-384-180
HotelSare
Gîte Sare, 3 pièces, 5 personnes - FR-1-384-705
Hotel58 € to 69 € per nightSare
Gîte Sare, 3 pièces, 4 personnes - FR-1-384-805
HotelSare
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