Diósgyör-Tapolca barlang

Diósgyor-Tapolca Cave

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Location: Miskolc, Bükk.
Classification: SpeleologyKarst Cave
Light: LightIncandescent Electric Light System
Dimension: L=87 m, VR=8 m, Kat=5391-2, T=25 °C (water).
Guided tours:  
Bibliography: Árpád Ringer, Marie-Héine Moncel (2002): Le Taubachien dans la grotte Diósgyor-Tapolca (Montagne de Bükk, Hongrie du Nord-Est), Praehistoria, Vol.3, 2002, pp. 177-202. (Français - French)
Gyenge Lajos: Barlang- és vízkutatás Diósgyor-Tapolca felett (1955-60 körül) (Magyar - Hungarian)
Address: Tapolcai-tavasbarlang, Kisfaludy Sándor utca 3, Tapolca, Tel: +36-87-412-579, +36-30-485-7977.
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Diósgyör-Tapolca barlang is named after nearby castle Diósgyör, where it is located. Tapolca refers to bathing, the cave is used for bathing in mineral water from a hot spring (25 °C). It is also a famous archaeological site, with Stone Age remains.