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We stumbled across these impressive ruins by accident on a motorcycle tour of France. It’s an... read more

Reviewed May 30, 2019
veganbikerdude
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Raunds, United Kingdom
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Great old Chateau with wonderful views

This place is a gem , Children would love to explore the old stone walls and from the top great... read more

Reviewed May 23, 2017
rooferian
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Correze, France
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May 30, 2019
“Hidden Gem”
May 23, 2017
“Great old Chateau with wonderful views”
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| Val d'Aumance, 03190 Herisson, France
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Reviewed May 30, 2019 via mobile

We stumbled across these impressive ruins by accident on a motorcycle tour of France. It’s an impressive site, and free to visit. You have to be reasonably fit to explore the whole place and it wouldn’t be suitable for disabled people. If you can make...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed May 23, 2017

This place is a gem , Children would love to explore the old stone walls and from the top great views of very pretty village

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank rooferian
Reviewed November 22, 2016

The imposing ruins of the castle of Hérisson dominate the valley of Aumance. It is a feudal castle standing on a rocky spur. Well worth the walk up from the town centre, great views.

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank trevor c
Reviewed August 18, 2015

You can't miss the ruins as you approach the village, they are set up on a small hill in the centre. The ruins has a small car park with an information plaque. It's all in French as you would imagine but you can get the...More

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank DDJK10
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