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Cathedrale de Maguelone - Domaine de Maguelone

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An amazing Cathedral to visit

Built in a delightful setting it is well worth a visit to the Cathedral. Peacocks roam in a garden... read more

Reviewed October 7, 2018
Lizzie C
New South Wales, Australia
11th Century Cathedral south of Montpellier

Well worth a day to explore the area and see this 11th century Cathedral that has been... read more

Reviewed July 2, 2018
West Kelowna
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Reviewed October 7, 2018

Built in a delightful setting it is well worth a visit to the Cathedral. Peacocks roam in a garden outside, whilst inside there is a mystical, spiritual atmosphere. Originally built in the 11th century and then demolished on orders of Louis 14th, it has been...More

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Reviewed July 2, 2018

Well worth a day to explore the area and see this 11th century Cathedral that has been built/demolished/abandoned/rebuilt over the centuries. It sits on a small hill surrounded by ponds (ètangs) with pathways leading from Villeneuve-lès-Maguelone. Surrounded by vineyards, marshlands and the some quieter beaches....More

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Reviewed June 24, 2018

We visited the cathedral (free to go in) on a day trip to Pilou beach. It is very atmospheric, standing in a peaceful location alongside vineyards and lagoons (etangs). It was a great day out from Montpellier combined with time on the beach. We took...More

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Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

Tucked away and hidden but it is an old treasure to the locals. Quite a tourist attraction for both young and old

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Reviewed March 31, 2018

Located along the Southern coast of France, close to Montpellier is this small vineyard, abbey and cathedral. We went at the end of March just as the grape vines are starting to blossom, but too early for the restaurant to be open. The grounds are...More

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Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

Read other reviews & we did not have to pay to park. We parked on beach side & walked the short distance to the cathedral. Went during off season so no train for us. We did walk the 1km to the other side the see...More

Thank DachK
Reviewed September 17, 2017

Great for history buffs, nice scenery, plenty of pay parking. Some folks walked in, others took the train. Interesting history and worth the trip. Cafe on site.

Thank JohnandBetsey
Reviewed August 21, 2017 via mobile

you can't miss that beautiful place. unforgettable experience. Can reach it walking from the parking place or taking a small free train.nice little café to enjoy the views on the wine yards and sea.

Thank Paul T
Reviewed August 7, 2017 via mobile

Interesting and underrated historical site. Deserves a detour. Can only be reached with a little train free of charge.

Thank PeterD6468
Reviewed October 3, 2016

We knew we wanted to visit this place, had planned it, had a map, but still found it difficult to locate. Eventually we did, paid to park, then in the heat of the day had a long but very pleasant walk across to the inland...More

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