June 2018 – Saulges


A Visit to SAULGES

Saturday 9th June 2018

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In the morning we will visit the caves of Margot and Rochefort (discovered in 1882).   Carboniferous limestone more than 300 million years old.

Lunch will be at the restaurant called La Taverne des Grottes

Then in the afternoon we shall have a tour of the Prehistoric Museum.  Flint, trimmings, bones are just a few of the many objects in the Museum.

It is advised to wear warm clothing and good footwear.  Cave Rochefort is accessible by metal ladder.


Join us for these activities !

Cost per person:

3 Visits and Lunch                      € 17.00 (Members)

Non EuroMayenne Members     € 32.00



Starter:                   Salad and crispy, warm goats cheese

Main Course:         Sliced beef with a choice of 2 or 3 vegetables

Cheese Platter

Dessert:                 Choice of Dessert

Wine and coffee included

Vegetarian option available



10:15   Meet at the Museum, La Roche Brault, 53270 Thorigné-en-Charnie

            (arrival MUST be before this)

10:30   Visit to Cave Margot (Group 1)

            Visit to Cave Rochefort (Group 2)

11:30   Visit to Cave Rochefort (Group 1)

            Visit to Cave Margot (Group 2)

12:30   Lunch at Le Canyon

14:00   Visit the Museum (approx duration 1 hour)





Please print and fill in a booking form (Click here)  and send it with your cheque, payable to EuroMayenne, to:


7 La Bichelière



Cheques must be received before 2 June 2018


Contact Lynn Chesters on 02 43 02 57 71    or    email:  lynn.chester@orange.fr

Lynn's mobile for contact on the day 06 48 56 41 15


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