Frequently Asked Questions
Do you have to book your visit online?
Online bookings are not indispensable but we strongly recommend making your ticket reservations in advance. It is possible to purchase your ticket directly at the reception desk of the Cave Chauvet 2 Ardèche ( subject to availability).
How long does the visit last?
The guided tour of the cave replica lasts 55 minutes. Your visit to the Aurignacian Gallery lasts at least 45 minutes. You may visit this centre before or after visiting the cave.
Is the site accessible for visitors with reduced mobility, wheelchairs or strollers?
The entire site (including the cave replica) is wheelchair and stroller accessible . More information here.
Discount for the Aven d’Orgnac
Present your Grotte Chauvet 2 Ardèche ticket and save 1 € (or 0,5 € per child) when you visit the Grand Site d’Aven d’Orgnac. This offer is valid within 7 days following your visit to the Cave . This offer is not valid when making online reservations to Aven d’Orgnac.
Discount for the Pont du Gard
Present your Grotte Chauvet 2 Ardèche ticket and save 1 € when you visit the Pont du Gard . Offer valid for 7 days following your visit to the Grotte Chauvet 2 Ardèche. This offer is not valid when making online reservations to Pont du Gard.
Are there any reduced rates?
Our prices are those displayed. No further reduction is possible.
Do we need to book tickets for children under 10 who have free entry?
Children under 10 years of age are considered as visitors in their own right. Therefore, you need to book a ticket for all children within your group, regardless of their age.
Tickets are non-refundable and non-exchangeable.
Are animals allowed?
Animals are not allowed on the site.
What temperature is it inside the Cave replica?
The temperature inside the Cave is about 16°C. We advise you to bring a jacket or a sweater for your own comfort.