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Address: Opposite Tour St-Nicolas, La Rochelle, France

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Great views and good value

I did the tour of the three towers without the family as they don't have a head for heights. Each of the three towers is interesting in its own right as they all had different... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 5, 2011
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2011

I did the tour of the three towers without the family as they don't have a head for heights. Each of the three towers is interesting in its own right as they all had different uses. La Lanterne was used as a prison for a long time and many seafaring brits of old seem to have been thrown in there... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2011

When you arrive in La Rochelle come up here to get a perfect feel of the old mercantile and naval port and also to get your bearings for a wander round the old parts of the town.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2009

Really good views over the harbour !

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