Reculee de Baume-les-Messieurs, Baume-les-Messieurs

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Historic Walking Area
Explore the trails, cliffs, and lookouts of Reculee de Baume-les-Messieurs, a limestone plateau that forms a unique geologic valley. Visit the Balm caves that are among the most beautiful in Europe. During your guided tour, stop at Baume Abbey not far from the still-traveled Roman road, famous for its 16th-century retable (framed altarpiece). The GR 59 long-distance footpath passes through the valley and brings you to the cascades with crystal-clear water descending down a series of rocky steps. Put Reculee de Baume-les-Messieurs into our Baume-les-Messieurs vacation planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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TripAdvisor
  • It looks amazing, it is a very nice place to walk around. You have waterfalls visit and of course the caves. You may spend here about 3 hours enjoying the nature :)  more »
  • Enjoyed a walk through the caves and past the waterfalls, both of which are worth visiting, the countryside is lovely. Avoid the restaurant, they were rude and unhelpful, leaving us sitting at a table...  more »
  • Beautiful little French village to start a really interesting walk through an old forest at the base of the cliffs. When we went in January and the river had frozen and we got the chance to walk over ...  more »
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  • Part of the most beautiful villages of France. Visit a beautiful Abbey and enjoy.
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  • Pretty village. A must see at least once in his life.
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  • Not to be missed in a Jura to discover. .
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  • The decor really sublime to a small village and its Abbey, lost between the mountains.
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  • Super impressive in reality! The detour is worth the shot! Not to be missed especially! Beautiful landscape! ★★★★★ largely deserved!
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