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Vauban fortifications everywhere in the Hautes Alpes!

A historical landmark! I will not get into details which are all on the internet however, this... read more

Reviewed August 20, 2015
Theetiquettorialist
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Genoa, Italy
An interesting side-trip

We had a bit of time to pass in the area so we went to have a look at Fort Queyras, which dates... read more

Reviewed September 28, 2014
Doug B
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Hobart, Australia
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Aug 20, 2015
“Vauban fortifications everywhere in the Hautes Alpes!”
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Reviewed July 22, 2017 via mobile

An amazing castle on top of a hill, partly medieval and partly made by Vauban. The visit takes about one hour, there are explanatory panels in French, English and Italian and arrows guiding you from one place to another. Very beautiful and very interesting. Ideal...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed August 20, 2015

A historical landmark! I will not get into details which are all on the internet however, this visit is a must when visiting the Valley of the Queyras!! Make sure you look up their hours as they tend to change quite often. Also, it is...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed September 28, 2014

We had a bit of time to pass in the area so we went to have a look at Fort Queyras, which dates back to the 12th century. It was interesting rather than sensational. Too bad that it has been chopped and changed so much...More

Date of experience: September 2014
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