Grutas de Mira de Aire

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Mira de Aire Caves were the first caves discovered in the region, quite rich in this important kind of heritage, due to the chalky soil, sculpted for centuries by nature forces, back in 1947, and are situated in the Serra de Aires e Candeeiros Natural Park.
The entrance to the cave is situated at 200 meters high, and it interior reaches about 180 meters depth.
The formation of this caves dates back mote than 150 million years ago, in the Middle Jurassic Period, when dinosaurs inhabit the region, as it is still visible nowadays in the Dinosaurs Footprint Monument, nearby.
The Caves are constituted by several rooms and galleries with a large number of stalagmites, stalactites and water courses, enhanced with a special lightning and background music and a special water, light and sound show in the end of the visit.

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Oct - Mar: 9.30am to 5.30pm / Apr - May: 9.30am to 6pm / Jun and Sep: 9.30am to 7pm / Jul and Aug: 9.30am to 7.30pm

Ticket office closes 30 minutes before the closing time.

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