PRESENTATION

Gouffre de Poudrey cave, spanning 1 million m3. Discover the largest underground chamber in France during a 1-hour guided tour. A sound and light show on the legends of Franche-Comté showcases this gigantic cavity. The guided tour is in French, but a translation of the commentary is available at the entrance to the cave. Our tour guides speak English.

The duration of the visit is one hour.

Access is made by 250 stairs to go down and up.

The temperature is 7°.

OPENING TIMES

FEBRUARY 2021 Open every day from 6 to 28 February, departure of visits at 14:15:16 (French holidays)

 MARCH 2021 Open every day from 1 to 9 March, (French holidays) then Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday only, departure of visits at 14:15:16

 APRIL 2021 Open every day from 10 to 30 April (French holidays) then Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday only, departure of visits at 11:14:15:16

 MAY 2021 Open every day from 1 to 9 May, (French holidays) then Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday only and bridges, holidays, departure of visits at 11:14:15:16

JUIN 2021 Open Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday only, departure of visits at 11:14:15:16

JULY / AUGUST 2021 Open every day, departure of visits at 10:30am,11:30am,13:30pm,  14:30pm, 15:30pm, 16:30pm Booking recommended : gouffredepoudrey.com

SEPTEMBER 2021 Open Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday only. Open on the Monday of the ‘jeûne fédéral Suisse’ (Federal Day of Thanksgiving, Repentance and Prayer), departure of visits at 11:14:15:16

 OCTOBER 2021 Open Tuesday,Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday only, then every day from 16 to 31EOctober as well as 1 November, departure of visits at 11:14:15:16

NOVEMBER/ DECEMBER / JANUARY The cave is closed.

INDIVIDUAL PRICE

 Adult  €7,50

Student and Teenager more12 years  €6,50

Child aged 5-12.  €5,50

Child under 5 years free

See you soon !

CONTACT :

GOUFFRE DE POUDREY

1 puits de Poudrey

F25580 ÉTALANS

Phone : 03 81 59 22 57

www.gouffredepoudrey.com

contact@gouffredepoudrey.com

ACCESS MAP

Located between Besançon and Pontarlier (highway 57)

Plan Franche-comté ou Doubs ?

A36  motorway access from Lyon :
> Exit n°3 Besançon-Planoise
> Exit n°4 Besançon-St Claude
follow the direction Pontarlier / Lausanne then “Gouffre de Poudrey »

A36  motorway access from Strasbourg :
> Exit n°5 Baume-Les-Dames
follow the direction Ornans then “Gouffre de Poudrey”
> Exit n°4.1 Besançon-Marchaux
follow the direction Besançon city center then Pontarlier / Lausanne then “Gouffre de Poudrey”

Access from Switzerland :

Follow the direction Besançon (French) then “Gouffre de Poudrey”