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Village des Bories, Gordes
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Visit Village des Bories for a close-up look at the ruins of a small hamlet from Napoleonic times. Wander through this open-air museum to examine about 20 dry stone huts that were used primarily for agricultural reasons. Some of them comprised part of a Gordoise nave--a multipurpose area used as a seasonal dwelling, a tool shed, or even a sheep shelter. Use our Gordes itinerary maker to add Village des Bories and other attractions to your Gordes vacation plans.
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  • A real small village in stone amount has the old days, to visit despite the price a bit excessive in my opinion €6
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  • amazing architecture! so smart for that time and that has passed through all these times! Bravo
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  • Activity original, but not given for what it is. If it's for the good of the restoration, there are no worries, but still. Count €6 per person. Otherwise, sympathetic activity, with a nice job all stone dry. Well maintained site. For all ages. But I do not 2 times.
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  • Interesting to explore a bygone way of life.
  • Just like an alien sci-fi movie set!
  • Interesting village with a beautiful heritage preservation. On the other hand, plate given to hospitality with a plan that does not match anything. Difficult to move in the village. Very little explanation would suffice yet of little things to improve the visit, knowing that the site is managed by the city of Gordes (common where the parking rates are still high)
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  • Pretty village restored by a private. Nevertheless the entrance fee is not justified in my opinion. Very sketchy home, very little explanation. The correction of the child questionnaire is to do same se, jaded cashier by trade. The readings and videos will replace human guide and visit loses its charm! For once parking is free in this region!
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  • Very pretty. Picturesque. a bit of history about our region, it doesn't hurt anyone.
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