Really interesting and informative. Fascinating insight into a past life working in a slate mine. Not for the claustrophobic! Our French guide was excellent explaining everything e could in English although he said his English was limited he did an amazing job.
Make sure you have a jacket with you. Tours are in French but they will provide English booklet. Tour guide will go above and beyond to make sure you get the point. We happened to be I. The area so we stopped by. They might have English tours in busy season.
After paying at reception, you then are given safety hats and go in a lift approximately 130metres underground with other visitors and a tour guide. You then take a train ride around the mine, getting out of the train a few times to look around. It's quite interesting down there and bigger than I expected. The tour lasted aprox 1...