Pech Merle & Cougnac Caves Full Day Trip from Sarlat (private)

Reservation System:
API Provider: Rezdy
Location: Sarlat-la-Canada, France
Category: Private Tours
Duration: 9.0 hours
Trip difficulty: Moderate
Max Group Size: 8
Currency: EUR
Language: English
TimeZone: Europe/Paris
Highlights Visit one of the most amazing caves, Grotte du Pech Merle
Admire rich parietal paintings as well as fascinating natural concretions
English-speaking, in house licensed guides, experts in Prehistory
Tour 2 of the most fascinating decorated paleolithic caves located in the Quercy region. Pech Merle decorated Cave is home to wonderful Mammoths, bison and horses. Cougnac decorated Cave has ibex and Megaloceros - an extinct deer. Cave Art far from the crowds and tour conducted by Expert Guide.
8.50 am - Pick up at your accommodation in Sarlat or surrounding area.

9.00am - Depart from Sarlat
- Visit Pech Merle decorated cave
- Free time for lunch in Cabrerets
- Visit Cougnac decorated cave
6.00pm - Arrive in Sarlat

Included Hotel pickup and drop-off
Transport by air-conditioned minivan
English-speaking qualified guide/driver
Live commentary during driving time
Visit Pech Merle decorated cave (tickets not included)
Visit Cougnac decorated cave (tickets not included)
Free WiFi access on board
Bottled water
Excluded Meals and drinks.
Entrance fees to attractions.
Personal insurance & expenses.
Gratuities for the driver/guide.
Know before you book Minimum number of 2 participants (adults) applies.
Tour is operated in English, other languages on request.
Price is per group, not per person.
Tour is not wheelchair accessible.
Know before you go Please be ready 10 minutes before arrival time
It is cold in the caves (13°C / 56°F), warm clothing is strongly recommended.
You must wear good walking shoes for this tour.
Additional Information
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate.
    Offered from April to end of October, on request. 
    Confirmation will be received at time of booking.
  • Purchase of Entrance tickets will be available during booking process.
    Infant seats available.

Dress Code: It is cold in the caves (13°C / 56°F), warm clothing is strongly recommended.
Health Items Face masks required for travelers in public areas, Face masks required for guides in public areas, Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff, Social distancing enforced throughout experience, Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized, Guides required to regularly wash hands

Operating Info

Product Start Date 2021-04-01
Product End Date 2021-10-31
Booking Cut-off 72 hours
Minimum 2 guests per booking
Maximum 8 guests per booking
Valid 9 hours Only on date on reservation

Operating Type:

Fixed Times


Summer 2021: From 04-01-2021 To 10-31-2021
Sunday 09:00
Monday 09:00
Tuesday 09:00
Wednesday 09:00
Thursday 09:00
Friday 09:00
Saturday 09:00



Cancellation Policy: custom
Cancellation Cut-off: 48 hours
Cancellation Notes: Operator strictly adheres to its cancellation policy and will make no exceptions to the policy. If Guest chooses to cancel his or her reservation, Operator must receive written notice of said cancellation in writing via certified mail, fax or e-mail sent to [email protected] (with confirmation of receipt from Operator), and Guest shall be subject to the following cancellation fee schedule: Ophorus requires full payment by credit card, internet payment (through our website) or wire transfer (Wire transfer fees at the charge of the Guest) to make a reservation. We accept payment by AMEX, Visa and Master Card. There is no charge or service fee for processing credit card payments except with American Express +3%. For any cancellation, the following fees will be deducted from the refund: Up to 48 hours prior to departure: no cancellation fees except the booking fees. 48 hours prior to departure and less > no refund


Adult 0-99 years €510.00 Available on request


Option Name Group Pricing
Option Description This is a private tour, price is per activity not per person. Group size from 2 to 8 travelers maximum.

Other Information

Terms and Conditions

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Voucher Info

If any hotel or predetermined meeting place changes, notify Orphorus immediately.  Otherwise be at location 10 minutes prior to pick up time.

Confirmation necessary? No
Redemption Your voucher will be collected or scanned on redemption