Opening times and prices 2023

At the moment
From 02/09 To 20/10
Opening of the site
De 9:30 à 18:30
De 10:00 à 17:00
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All 2023 opening times 2023
From 02/09 To 20/10

Every day

Opening : From 9:30 to 18:30

Tours : From 10:00 to 17:00

From 21/10 To 05/11

Every day

Opening : From 9:00 to 19:00

Tours : From 9:30 to 17:45

From 06/11 To 23/12

Every day

Opening : From 10:30 to 17:00

Tours : From 11:00 to 15:30

On 24/12

Every day

Opening : From 9:30 to 15:00

Tours : From 10:00 to 13:30

On 25/12

Every day

Opening : From 12:00 to 17:00

Tours : From 13:00 to 15:30

From 26/12 To 31/12

Every day

Opening : From 9:30 to 18:30

Tours : From 10:00 to 17:00


Individual prices, inc. VATPrices
Adult18 €
Older children (10-17)9 €
Under 10sFREE

The price of your ticket includes :

  • The tour of the cave
  • The Aurignacian Gallery
  • 360° sound and light experience
  • Activities during school holidays and weekends (see calendar)

Terms & conditions

to make the most of your visit

  • Please go to reception at least 30 minutes before the time indicated on your ticket.
  • Average visit length is 3 hours, which gives you time to explore all the areas.
  • Last admissions are 2 hours before closing time.
  • The gift shop and restaurant are open during the site’s opening hours.
photos prohibited inside the cave
No animals are allowed to access the site
(except for guide and assistance dogs)

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We highly recommend booking online to avoid long waits on the day.

  • Quicker access
  • Less time spent at reception
  • Guarantee your place on the day of your visit
  • Organise your day around your chosen tour time

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Onsite (subject to availability)

  • The ticket office of the Grotte Chauvet 2 Ardèche closes 15 minutes before the last tour of the day.
  •  We accept “chèques vacances” (French holiday vouchers). If you wish to use yours, please buy your tickets at reception. 
  • Without a prior booking, we are unfortunately unable to guarantee availability on a tour; we therefore recommend that you come early in the day.

Special offers

Multi-attraction tickets :

Aven d’Orgnac Cave
The Pont du Gard aqueduct bridge
The Crocodile Farm in Pierrelatte

Use your Grotte Chauvet 2 – Ardèche ticket to get a €1 discount off entry (per ticket) to our partner sites*
*Offer valid up to 7 days after your visit

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