Les Mysteres de Farges, Saint-Nectaire

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Enter the five caves at Les Mysteres de Farges, complete with ancient cliff dwellings and carvings that are more than 1,000 years old. The volcanic mud caves have been used for seven generations as cheese maturing cellars. Some of the further portions of the caves were dug out during the Middle Ages and used to make cheese and house sheep. Put Les Mysteres de Farges into our Saint-Nectaire road trip app to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Saint-Nectaire.
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  • We visited both the farm and the caves. It was quite interesting to see not just the video but a live demonstration of how the cheese is made. The cave tour is very interesting, especially the old 3D....  more »
  • We visited Les Mysteres de Farges when we were visiting family in Clermont Ferrand. What a wonderful experience. Watching the 3D photography from early in the twentieth century, learning about the...  more »
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  • Excellent visit. We will come back. Definitely recommend.
  • A great story. To discover in families with professionals who know how to welcome you, let you know their past and their present so amazing..... The visit of the housing is not to be missed. The cheeses sold on site are excellent especially the gaperon that our loved ones enjoyed.
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