Cave of the Castelette
Speleology in Var in the heart of the Massif of Sainte-Beaume.
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The gallery is sculptured by the river. A walking of 30 min will lead you in the heart of the Massif of Saint Baume. The cave of Castelette is a technical initiation who lasts a day. You will can appreciate this silent world.
It opens on 7 meter well by a very beautiful 25 meter well. There is a underground river and a waterfall of calcite which it will be necessary to climb, its name is "Meduse". Back home, the Meduse will be crossed by a Tyrolean of 30 meters, wells will be pulled by ladders.
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9H45 - 16H30 :
Plan de la Grotte Castelette
Warm and light clothes (jogging or sporting tights), a bottle of water, an elastic band if you have the long hair.
Hostellerie of Sainte Baume, on the commune of Plan d’Aups
- The hugness of this cavity
- Discover great surprises : The Jellyfish, the underground river, the big hall ...
- The silent atmosphere
- The sport level of this excursion