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Fort du Cap Martin

Av S de Montleon, Roquebrune-Cap-Martin, France
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Type: Military Bases/ Facilities, Cultural
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English first
London, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
3 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

All the forts on the Maginot Line are unique, different in size, layout and capability. All make best use of the surrounding landscape. The one on Cap Martin is the southern most and is situated on a headline overlooking the Italian - French border. It was built in the early 1930's at a cost of FFr 17m and unlike its... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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45 attraction reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

If you are east of Nice (and Monaco) you should definitely visit the village of Roquebrune. The fort is not too a steep climb and you are rewarded with a stunning view. Then take a walk around the village. A true village of French charm.

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