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Stunning and mesmerising!

A memorable piece of engineering! Impossible to miss as one drives in off the A5 into Chaumont... read more

Reviewed March 8, 2018

Incredible viaduct, built late 1800's 600 m long and all this built just for trains! There is now a... read more

Reviewed February 2, 2018
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Mar 8, 2018
“Stunning and mesmerising!”
Feb 2, 2018
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Reviewed March 8, 2018

A memorable piece of engineering! Impossible to miss as one drives in off the A5 into Chaumont. Hugely long and 3 tiered, mostly. Wonderful!

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank maggie9
Reviewed February 2, 2018

Incredible viaduct, built late 1800's 600 m long and all this built just for trains! There is now a footpath level

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank handbagsbrockham
Reviewed September 28, 2017 via mobile

Very nice walk to the Viaduc. They are cleaning it up and it just looks amazing. A must see when in a chaumont.

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank TravelingMom370
Reviewed May 26, 2017

This is supposed to be the biggest attraction in town, so why was it so hard to find? Sign posting was really poor. Also we understood you could walk along inside the viaduct but couldn't find the way to the entrance, so improvements needed here...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank David R
Reviewed March 24, 2017

Driving down from the roundabout suddenly you see this incredible structure. We had to stop and explore this building and take pictures from all sides!

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank tick57
Reviewed February 19, 2017

Amazing and shows the greatness of France. Nice for a walk and breath out in that historic viaduc of Chaumont

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank tonydl1
Reviewed January 29, 2017

I saw the Viaduc at night when arriving in Chaumont. Thanks to the lights, it's great to see when it's dark! Nice welcome in Chaumont :)

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank JoPh87
Reviewed October 26, 2016 via mobile

Built to facilitate the birth of the railways this wonder of engineering still enables trains bound for Basel to whizz by Worth a stop, a walk about especially for the beautiful perspective pictures that can be taken

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank EmmDublin
Reviewed September 18, 2016

Certainly worth looking at this enormous structure which spans the valley outside Charmont and the stonework was in very good condition.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Sarah D
Reviewed July 28, 2016

The road passing under the viaduct has parking space on the approach. Interesting history best sen on line if you can't read the local information which is in French

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank David R
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