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Escalier Monumental, Auch
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Climb the 370 steps of Escalier Monumental, and enjoy the surrounding gardens and terraces. The 35 m high (115 ft) staircase was built in 1863 with local limestone. In the center stands a statue of Charles de Batz, better known as the Comte d'Artagnan--captain of the King's Musketeers that Alexandre Dumas made famous in his tale, "The 3 Musketeers." As you climb, you can rest at the three main platforms along the way, and take pictures in the landscaped gardens. Using our world travel planner, Auch attractions like Escalier Monumental can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • If you go to Auch will see the monumental staircase it was all redone it's magnificent try to mount more than 200 steps from the top view of the city and campaign if not go upstairs...
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  • Nice shame that building work on our way there, but the view is, as the rise, more and more beautiful! To see
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  • A few steps to discover the statue of Dartagnan and move the bottom or top of the city. a little effort well rewarded when it reaches the top.
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