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Grotte La Merveilleuse

Rue de Philippeville 142, Dinant 5500, Belgium
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Ok grotte

The visit last about one hour and is with a guide. You cannot go on your own as you might get lost... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2017
Sebastien W
via mobile
Worth seeing!

Really enjoyed our visit here! It is walkable from the town centre and only took us about ten... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2017
Sunderland, United Kingdom
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Rue de Philippeville 142, Dinant 5500, Belgium
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Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

The visit last about one hour and is with a guide. You cannot go on your own as you might get lost ... and Frozen! Be warned: wear a jumper as we went on a very sunny day and it's not obvious you think of...More

Thank Sebastien W
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed our visit here! It is walkable from the town centre and only took us about ten minutes. Tours run on the hour and the guide was interesting and communicated in different languages to suit the people in our group. Stunning caves which are...More

Thank Emmawel
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We went there as a family of four. The guide Werner cheerfully welcomed us. The tickets were not expensive when you combine it with the boat ride (40 min). The cave visit took 1 hour. The guide very efficiently and cheerfully managed three groups, Flemish,...More

Thank Dankun
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Doesn't look much when you pull up and hardly anyone about but the man at the counter was so lovely and we waited for the next tour whilst drinking a beer on there patio. Tour was well worth the money and was about an hour...More

Thank Danielle D
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Deep down in the caves you get to learn of the cave's role in housing people during the world wars. The guide did a fantastic job translating into French, Dutch, German and English

Thank Tony S
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This place surprises me with its rich history. It is difficult to imagine how big it is from the outside of the cave. For me it was like perfect film set. Report Card: Time Required to visit: 1 hour ,Tour Guide: Visit with guide is...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2017

I visited this place one day after visiting the more famous caves of Han-sur-Lesse. Comparing the two, I think Han is definitely more impressive and much larger overall. But essentially the same phenomena can be seen in La Merveilleuse. For saving some money, or a...More

Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Well, where to start? The caves are quite spectacular: they really have some very intersting features and history. They are easily accessible with comfortable stairs, a steady temperature of 12 degress Celsius, and large open spaces (with a slight lack of a sense of adventure...More

Thank Rachelle G
Reviewed 13 February 2017

I made a reservation for a large group (26 persons) 2 months prior to visiting Dinant. When I tried to contact the organisation a couple of days before visiting, once again confirming the reservation, there was no response at all. I e-mailed several times, called...More

Thank Nienke M
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

My first cave visit. Nice gentleman who greeted us and made wonderful cup of coffee in sub zero temp. Temp inside caves are very comfortable - 12 degrees. Can not carry pram inside, so you can keep it where you buy your tickets from. Knowledgeable...More

Thank NilaSai
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siwar h
10 September 2017|
Response from Sebastien W | Reviewed this property |
No need to book in advance. The visit is only with a guide and it last about 45'
siwar h
10 September 2017|
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Response from Danielle D | Reviewed this property |
Just turn up, they have a tour every hour I think and have beer and a shop while you wait :)