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La Cite souterraine de Naours

5 rue des Carrieres, 80260 Naours, France
+33 3 22 93 71 78
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Interesting to say the least

We were advised to see this before we left Australia and I thank the recommender. Very interesting... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JudyandBillG
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Wangaratta, Australia
Amazing place to visit

One of the most amazing natural cave systems in the world, the connection to 1st and 2nd WW history... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
paul g
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“self guided” (4 reviews)
“audio guide” (10 reviews)
“own pace” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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5 rue des Carrieres, 80260 Naours, France
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+33 3 22 93 71 78
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"own pace"
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"fascinating place"
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"takes about an hour"
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"static displays"
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"under ground"
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"go ape"
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"first world war"
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"underground city"
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"low ceilings"
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"play equipment"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were advised to see this before we left Australia and I thank the recommender. Very interesting with a verbal digital tour Guide full of facts in your language. Many things to see. Life under ground would have been tough. You must experience the tour...More

Thank JudyandBillG
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Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the most amazing natural cave systems in the world, the connection to 1st and 2nd WW history is very interesting, knowledgeable guides and easy access, well worth a stop..

Thank paul g
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Fascinating. Informative audio tour. The tunnels were pleasantly cold on a very ot day. interesting tunnels and chambers. Exit is through a less interesting museum which is static displays of old crafts

Thank TMS44
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a pleasant visit here. The underground city is amazing, though much of it is closed off. It is still amazing. Life there must have been interesting, though a little cold - it’s a constant 9 degrees here all year round! The audio guide...More

Thank TonyKonTiki
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are so glad we stopped at the "Underground City of Naours". The audio tour was 11E & well worth it. The end of the tour is a bit cheesy but still informative. Be sure to walk up the stairs/hill to the old wooden windmill....More

Thank LarRanTravels
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

So, the underground is ok. The first half has an audio guide about how the medieval ages folks lived and worked underground. The second half of the underground tour is an extremely old, run down, extremely cheesy look at life above ground. it was TERRIBLE....More

Thank Stwar
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Cité Souterrain... d, Responsable relations clients at La Cite souterraine de Naours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2018

Dear visitor, First of all, thank you for having left your opinion about your experience, nevertheless we are sorry to notice so much disappointment further to your visit. The museum about the old artisants of Picardy at the end of visit represents only 1/5 of...More

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Reviewed 30 March 2018

We went to the "Underground city of Naours" during a WW1 Somme trip as we understood it had connections to the soldiers who fought there. The underground chambers and their history going back to the middle ages were fascinating, all well presented by an audio...More

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Reviewed 27 November 2017

It took a bit of finding this place through some very tortuous village streets but was well worth it! We picnicked in the designated place in a marquee outside the main entrance. There was a little café and a bar in the entrance building. Plenty...More

Thank neddyb1
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Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

We had a great time here exploring the truly fascinating underground city as well as enjoying the park with the play areas, animals and windmills. The audio guide is brief but factual so suitable for all ages and the staff are very helpful. Our nearly...More

Thank SEH910
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Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Only chose to go here as the weather was so unpredictable. Excellent choice (mine). Very interesting and well presented. The audio guide very good. Beautiful above ground too.

Thank janniegb
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