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Visit the ice cave at 3200m

Leisure, Recreational activities, Tourist cave / Other landscaped natural sites in La Grave

  • On easy access to all, the ice cave and its numerous sculptures is located at the arrival from the cable car of Les Glaciers de La Meije, after a walk of 10mn
    Visiting duration: approx 30mn.
    Altitude restaurant + panoramic terrace nearby.

  • Altitude restaurant + panoramic terrace nearby

    Open only during Summer season; Winter the Cave is under meters of snow!
    Big construction site this year to be able to open the ice cave from La Girose glacier! The ice cave goes 24 m down per year and it comes on a flat glacier which puts it on compression; the galleries due to this become withdrawn! The sculptures deform themselves ant the ice cave tends to tip over, what reduces the slope inside limiting the evacuation of the water which...
    Altitude restaurant + panoramic terrace nearby

    Open only during Summer season; Winter the Cave is under meters of snow!
    Big construction site this year to be able to open the ice cave from La Girose glacier! The ice cave goes 24 m down per year and it comes on a flat glacier which puts it on compression; the galleries due to this become withdrawn! The sculptures deform themselves ant the ice cave tends to tip over, what reduces the slope inside limiting the evacuation of the water which infiltrates by cracks. To work with the nature asks to adapt itself! The visitors can come to discover the new sculptures from in the middle of June...
  • Environment

    • Mountain view
    • Mountain location
    • Bottom of slopes
    • Isolated
    • Close to GR footpath
  • Spoken languages

    • English
Services
  • Accessibility

    • Not accessible in a wheelchair
  • Equipment

    • Sustainable development
    • Outhouse
  • Services

    • Pets welcome
Rates

Payment methods

  • Cheque
  • Cash
Openings
  • From June 4, 2022
    until September 18, 2022
  • Monday
    10:30 AM - 3:30 PM
  • Tuesday
    10:30 AM - 3:30 PM
  • Wednesday
    10:30 AM - 3:30 PM
  • Thursday
    10:30 AM - 3:30 PM
  • Friday
    10:30 AM - 3:30 PM
  • Saturday
    10:30 AM - 3:30 PM
  • Sunday
    10:30 AM - 3:30 PM
  • Horaires indicatifs Ouverture à partir de la benne de 8h30 jusqu’ à 15H45. Dernière descente de 3200m à 16H15
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