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La Roche-aux-Fees

bei Rennes, Rennes, France (Cathédrale)
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Ranked #8 of 16 attractions in Rennes
Type: Geologic Formations
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English first
Central Coast, NSW, Australia
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345 reviews 345 reviews
251 attraction reviews
270 helpful votes 270 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

What a wonder to stumble upon on our tour of Bretagne. This one took a little finding with our GPS and the occasional sign giving some hint of direction. We visited midweek during spring and there was only one other car there so we had the place almost to ourselves. Signage for non-French speakers is non-existent, but if you have... More

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Rennes, France
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43 reviews 43 reviews
11 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2013

interesting place to visit... there's some info room too with video about the rocks... but the atmosphere of the place could be deeper. now we have a car road just next to the rocks, so it cuts the feeling a lot.

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Canada
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139 reviews 139 reviews
113 attraction reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2012

One of the best preserved dolmen in France. It was amazing to walk in it and considering the weight of these rocks, the dolmen still stood tall as it used to be. While we were visiting it, it started to rain. All the tourists around the dolmen found shelter in the dolmen itself. Quite a nifty umbrella, that kept us... More

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Powell River, Canada
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57 reviews 57 reviews
21 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2012

We visited La Roche Aux Fees (Fairy Rock) with our three boys (ages 8, 4 and 4) and we all thought it was excellent. The site itself is not large. Our visit lasted about 30 minutes, including the 8-minute video (Available in English and French) at the visitor centre, where a few photos and gift shop can also be found.... More

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London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2012

It is a grandiose site, in a similar vein to Stonhenge, but more mystique. It is easily found. We were there off season, under thundering skyes, and alone, which gave the whole experience an eerie feeling.

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ARMAILLE
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48 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2012

The sheer length of this is astonishing. A sort of Stonehenge in a line. Aesy access and easy parking.

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London
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10 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2010

The local area is known as Fairy Rock Country, with good reason. These megalithic stones are quite magical. You can walk around and under them. Great place also for a picnic. To find them follow the signs to Esse.

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