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You get two castles for the price of one with a visit to Chateau de Bourdeilles, where a fortress from the 13th century wraps its wall around a 16th-century Renaissance castle. You can tour both structures, admiring the differences in architecture and styles of living. For an added treat, climb to the top of the medieval tower for outstanding views of the estate and town. Arrange your visit to Chateau de Bourdeilles and discover more family-friendly attractions in Bourdeilles using our Bourdeilles holiday planner.
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Mooi kasteel met een unieke verzameling op het moment dat wij het bezochten. De toren een hele klim. Renaissance deel was helaas in onderhoud waardoor de buitenkant bedekt was met steigers. Zeker de m... more »Beautiful castle with a unique collection at the time we visited. The Tower a whole climb. Renaissance part was unfortunately in maintenance which the outside was covered with scaffolding. Definitely worth a visit. Village is very quiet lake has a number of restaurants.
Certes ce qui a le plus intéressé les jeunes (7/9 ans) est de monter au donjon médiéval (nu ). 120 marches ont ils dit (attention un escalier étroit et raide sans corde et très mal éclairé entre le 3 ... more »Certainly what has most interested youth (7/9 years) is up to the medieval Dungeon (naked). 120 markets have said they (beware a narrow and steep stairs without rope and very badly lit between 3 and 4 th floor). Magnificent view from the top finally reached! Attention, areas (medieval flows) little secured although not dangerous. Mission accomplished! If the part renaissance (in the works) is worth a visit for adults, it is quite "messy" full of furniture and tapestries, exceptional chests and a magnificent Tomb (ground floor). Very friendly (to greet), a little too complicated and slow audio guides for young audiences, but the course of games (to improve) is welcome for young people and "tablets" provide opportunities for adults who want to learn more about the history or the furniture. A development satisfactory of this castle which has nothing exceptional in fact compared to others, but that is a good goal to visit if one is nearby. Approach the Castle by the bottom of the village to discover the ramparts. Possibility of workshops for children (on registration?).
Une étape agréable, les châteaux sont beaux et bien restaurés. Le château médiéval est pourvu d'un donjon assez impressionnant, la vue de la haut est exceptionnelle (c'est vraiment haut), Aucun meuble... more »A nice stage, the castles are beautiful and well restored. The medieval castle is provided with a pretty impressive Dungeon, the view from the top is exceptional (it is really high), no furniture but frankly this isn't the main. Side Castle renaissance, even though the façade and the roof is under construction (interesting indeed to see roofers from the top of the Dungeon), the Interior can be visited and the rooms are furnished and rather interesting. On arrival, if we add the enchanting setting of the river flowing down (with a beautiful old mill which remains the wheel at dawn, unfortunately private) gardens and walks to do, it's a step that's worth. Only downside about castles, the lack of indications regarding its history, is - to encourage renting the audio guide?
Nice old castle with a 30ish meter tower you can go to the top of and get a 360 degree Vista!
Very nice place to visit. Worth it
Very enjoyable visit.
Historic and beautiful
Well worth a visit, two contrasting castles in one.
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