shopping & eating

Gift shops

The gift shops at the Grand Site de l'Aven d'Orgnac are there whenever you want to have a cool drink, buy a souvenir or grab a few tasty treats.

The Cité de la Préhistoire souvenir gift and book shop

This shop, directly accessible from the entrance to the Cité de la Préhistoire, welcomes you with its irresistible stuffed toys and colourful books. It's overflowing with great gift ideas and potential souvenirs: there are books by authoritative authors but also picture books of the Ardèche, toys to fuel kids' imagination, as well as bone or arrow-head necklaces, and more. You'll find it hard to leave empty-handed.

Local producers' gift shop - Autour de l'Aven

These regional farmers and producers joined forces to offer you not only a range of quality products but also local know-how: wines, honey, goat's cheese, chestnut cream and jams, almonds and almond products, charcuterie, snails, fruit juices, olive oil, lavender essential oil and watercolours will delight your eyes and your taste buds in equal measure!
Open every day of the Easter holidays and autumn half-term.
Contact : +334 75 37 78 83 -

Bar - gift shop - Souvenirs de l'Aven

The Grand Site's bar / gift shop invites you to take a time-out as you tuck into an ice cream or indulge your sweet tooth out on the terrace. You can write your post cards and snap up a few souvenirs of your visit, there is a large selection of minerals, jewellery, souvenir coins, and more.
Open every day of the Easter holidays and autumn half-term. Wi-Fi access.

Hotels & Restaurants

There are 3 charming hotel-restaurants typical of the south of the Ardèche that open their doors to you near the Grand Site de l'Aven d'Orgnac.

Located directly on the Grand Site de l'Aven d'Orgnac

Hotel** Le Diaprisyus - Restaurant Les Terrasses de l'Aven: Home cooking and regional produce. - - +334 75 38 60 68

In the heart of the magnificent village of Orgnac-l'Aven

Hôtel** Restaurant Les stalagmites : Run by the same family for three generations. Traditional cuisine and regional specialities. - - +334 75 38 60 67