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2 hours of historical magic!

We stayed locally and decided to visit CDT one morning, our boat left at CET 10.00h. In full sunny... read more

Reviewed April 14, 2019
Interesting but small

We visited this week whilst staying in Carantec. The boat left from the bay and took around... read more

Reviewed April 11, 2019
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Reviewed April 14, 2019

We stayed locally and decided to visit CDT one morning, our boat left at CET 10.00h. In full sunny weather. the trip out was snooth and the vessel most seaworthy. A very helpful crew too. CDT stands alone in the bay like an island of...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 11, 2019 via mobile

We visited this week whilst staying in Carantec. The boat left from the bay and took around 15mins. We got a group price as there were 17 of us. On arrival there was an introduction to the island. This was in French but we were...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed August 19, 2018

It was great to walk around an experience the atmosphere of the Chateau, and an excellent guidebook is provided (in French and English)) that explains the history and features of the building. The boat trip to get to the Chateau only adds to the experience....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ian B
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Nice short boat trip from Carantec to get to the Chateau du Taureau. Once in the fortress you’ll get a short introduction and then you’re free to walk around for an hour before taking the boat back to Carantec. The view up there is amazing...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Alexandra F
Reviewed August 7, 2018

The Chateau du Taureau is a remarkable site in the Baie de Morlaix. While we were not is a position to take full advantage of the French-language presentation, the information (both on-line & the on-site leaflets) give plenty of insight to the life at this...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed June 12, 2017

beautiful ancient fortress in raising from the waters. a must see. history blends with nature for a great feeling of travelling back in time. there are places that seem to last forever together with what they symbolize and this is one of them.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank YoungVikingPoet
Reviewed September 4, 2016

Nice cruise to get to the Fort du Taureau with a lot of history hidden behind it, the tour guide did a pretty good resume of it's history but had no idea what the German did there during WWII - luckily I met a local...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank RodolpheP
Reviewed October 23, 2015

This is great family trip, as it involves visiting an island prison. It has the added bonus for the British visitors that the fortress was originally built to fend off the English invaders! There is an Audioguide available in English, which gives you more background...More

Date of experience: April 2015
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Reviewed September 9, 2015

Great day out. Worth a visit. Make sure to ask if the tour guide speaks English.... Kids loved the history.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank patricia421
Reviewed August 20, 2015

Our visit wan's helped by bad weather. Nice attempt to liven it up for kids but putting giant games in some of the cells but once you've been seen one of them, and wandered around there's not a lot to do. Boat trip there was...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Emilie O, Responsable d'exploitation du Château du Taureau at Chateau du Taureau, responded to this reviewResponded May 30, 2016
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Bonjour, Je regrette que le mauvais temps ait gâché votre visite. Nous invitons les visiteurs étrangers à leur arrivée sur...More

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August 23, 2016|
Response from emiliequ29 | Property representative |
Hello, It cost 14€ per adult, 7€ per child (4-12 years) and it's free for the children under 4 years. Have a nice day ! Emilie OLLIVIER Responsable du Château du Taureau
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