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Chateau de Calmont d'Olt

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Great little castle

Fully recommend this little castle. There was a talk on weapons and other events which mostly took... read more

Reviewed August 24, 2018
Lecge
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Kent, United Kingdom
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Historical Tour

Ruins that are being restaured. Pedagogical tours for children. Good guide, marvelous views of the... read more

Reviewed November 14, 2016
christine h
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Stockholm, Sweden
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Aug 24, 2018
“Great little castle”
Nov 14, 2016
“Historical Tour”
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A Medieval castle in the south of France that is being rebuilt. During the summer season you can experience live shows with the firing of the trebuchet, the canon and the archery tournament. In low-season the castle can be visited with a guide or...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Calmont, 12500 Espalion, France
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+33 5 65 44 15 89
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Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

Fully recommend this little castle. There was a talk on weapons and other events which mostly took place in afternoon so would recommend planning a picnic as there is no food on site. Really not expensive and the talk was great. Really knowledgeable guide and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Château de C, Responsable relations publiques at Chateau de Calmont d'Olt, responded to this reviewResponded August 30, 2018

Hello Lacge, Thank you for your visit ! We're very happy that you enjoyed your visit. We agree that the visit requires some time. There are different shows all throughout the day that describe different aspects of the Middle Ages. We try to adapt the...More

Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

Ruins that are being restaured. Pedagogical tours for children. Good guide, marvelous views of the valley.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank christine h
calmont12, Responsable relations publiques at Chateau de Calmont d'Olt, responded to this reviewResponded February 7, 2017

Hello, Thank you for your visit in the Castle of Calmont d'Olt, we were pleased to welcome you. Thank you for your time to post your comment ! Hope to see you again at the castle. Sincerely The Castle of Calmont d'Olt

Reviewed April 11, 2015

Trudged up the hill to be rewarded by a good ruin and lovely view. There was a display which would have been interesting but it was only in French. Having said that we did get the gist of it. Would have benefited from a cafe...More

Date of experience: August 2014
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calmont12, Responsable relations publiques at Chateau de Calmont d'Olt, responded to this reviewResponded June 3, 2015

Hello, Fisrt of all, thank you for your visit in the Castle of Calmont d'Olt, we were pleased to welcome you and thank you for taking the time to post your comment. We are sorry to learn that your visit of the castle wasn't as...More

Reviewed November 3, 2013

on top of a hill the castle is well situated and gives you a nice panorama to look at. You have to park a 100 meters from it and climb on foot. The young people working there are nice and helpful. All the little signs...More

Date of experience: August 2013
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