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Bear cave

Situated on the eastern side of Monte Generoso, the Grotta dell'Orso (Bear Cave) has for thousands of years housed an important deposit consisting of a good number of finds from the cave bear (Ursus spelaeus), which lived in the area and has been extinct for about 20'000 years.

The cave, discovered a few years ago, was opened to the public in 1999: in it you can see the reconstruction o...

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