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Caverne de Bara Bahau - Le Sanctuaire de l'Ours

Located in Le Bugue at an altitude of 600m, Bara Bahau is a geologic and prehistoric cave listed as a historical monument. It features a wide, deep cave of more than 100m in length edged by marine strata and eccentric stalactites. At the very back of this cave, hidden behind giant boulders, you'll see engravings dating from the Middle Magdalenian. A number of cave bear claw marks show that such animals occupied this cave well before prehistoric Cro-Magnon man. The gouges are mingled with vast, authentic engravings representing animals such as horses, bears and aurochs, as well as enigmatic symbols of hands and phalli, among more. This fantastic past surges out of the darkness to reveal an impressive relief.

Route de Bara-Bahau
24260 LE BUGUE
Phone: +33 5 53 07 44 58, +33 5 53 08 41 99
Mail : infos@lebournat.fr


Saturday, 4 July, 2020 to Monday, 31 August, 2020
Thursday, 24 September, 2020 to Sunday, 27 September, 2020
Dates et Horaires: 
From 04/07/2020 to 31/08/2020, from 10:00 to 12:00 and from 14:00 to 18:00 - Fermé le Tuesday
From 24/09/2020 to 27/09/2020
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Basic price - full adult price : 7,50 €
Discounted rate : 6 €
Children's price : from 4,80 € to 5,30 €
Group price : 5,80 €
Group price : 4,60 €
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