Caunes is internationaly famous for tis red marble production. You can visit the open air quarries, already exploited during the roman period, and discover the intense red color of the stone, used in Versailles, the opera in Paris, Rome...
To see:
The historic quarry "du roy" is part of a hiking trail, the quarry in activity of Terralbes (guided tours for groups), the quarry in activity of Villerambert (guided tours for individuals and groups), the marble museum, the numerous monumental sculptures, the marble "trail" hiking trails, the Marble festival in june ....

On site

Languages spoken

  • French


  • Groups accepted