Frequently Asked Questions


May I take pictures with a tripod or a monopod during the visit ?

NO. The use of tripods or monopods is forbidden in the Caves as well as the use of flash photography.

Is it possible to come with a pet ?

NO. Pets are not allowed in Caves.

Does special equipment necessary to make the tour ?

NO. However, we recommend to wear a light sweater plus sturdy non-slip shoes.
(Caves temperates all year long : 12°C to 15°C at the lowest).

Is it possible to visit the place in a wheelchair ?

NO. Unfortunately, Caves of La Balme are not wheelchairs accessible.
Access remains possible until the entrance office through an asphalt pathway from the car park.

You brought your picnic basket ?

A picnic area is located at 10 minutes walk from Caves of La Balme entrance office (direction of Crémieu).
You will find picnic tables, toilets, a shelter in case of rain and a playground for kids til 7 years old.

You didn't bring your picnic basket ?

"Le Pote Âgé" shop (local vegetables and fruits) is located : 9, rue du Ruisseau.
Saturdays : 2.30 p.m to 6.30 p.m.
Made-to-order during the week : +33 6 49 60 89 14.

Are you looking for a restaurant ?

"Le Café des Grottes" and "Le Tour du Monde en Epices" welcome you at La Balme-les-Grottes.
To get others ideas, check "Around Caves".

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