Labouiche Underground River...
Discover the classified site of the Underground River of Labouïche in Ariège, in the heart of Pyrénées, a very rich area concerning caves and caverns. Situated in 6 km from Foix, on the secondary road D1, it has been opened to the public since 1938.
Embark on friendly visit in a 60 meters underground journey. The tour, which extends over 1500 meters, will surprise you by the variety of its landscapes and its geological wealth. Adult or child, passionate by the underworld or looking for a unique experience, everyone will get what he looks for. Throughout the tour, the guide will deal with many subjects, geology, explorations and will make you discover surprising forms like the Witch or the Unicorn. After visiting the river, what about a bend to the store, offering a wide choice of minerals and souvenirs, as well as a stop at the bar to get over your emotions ! Complete tour 1 h 15. You visit a cave, closed shoes are advisable and warm clothing (13 °). 200 steps on the visit. The tour is open to people of all ages and is performed by a guide for a group of 12 people. Photos and pets are not allowed during the visit. Upstream visit: 40 minutes available in the late morning or late afternoon or when heavy rains over several days that would result in higher levels on the downstream part. Specific rates apply. The site can be closed by management in the event of major flooding.