Cathedrale Notre-Dame, Le Puy-en-Velay

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As a national monument forming the highest point in the city, Cathedrale Notre-Dame still holds Roman Catholic mass. Since before the time of Charlemagne, the cathedral has been a part of the Christian pilgrimage route to Santiago de Compostela. View Romanesque architecture from the 5th century to the 15th century with an exterior façade made from white sandstone and black volcanic breccias. Climb sixty steps to get to the three orders and listen to the historical organ. Make Cathedrale Notre-Dame a centerpiece of your Le Puy-en-Velay vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Le Puy-en-Velay trip itinerary maker .
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  • It should be enough sports, once all the stairs are mounted there is a beautiful view and the Cathedral is beautiful
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  • One of the prettiest Cathedral I had the opportunity to visit, steeped in history, visit a must!
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  • A really imposing Cathedral Seems almost controls around the village of Puy ... Wonderful structure, beautiful inside
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  • Wonderful cathedral with beautiful views and plenty to offer. Ensure to see the views available from the back, and have a wander around.
  • The Cathédrale Notre-Dame-du-Puy is a magnificent Romanesque cathedral. It's location in the heart of the old town offers amazing views of the city. You enter the cathedral in the middle by the main stairs which are quite steep but well worth the effort. We were lucky as during our visit there was a Pilgrim's mass on. The Cathédrale Notre-Dame-du-Puy is definitely a must visit.
  • Wonderful!!! Luar biasa!! Proud to be a Catholic!
  • A very picturesque cathedral with a distinctive architecture
  • Wonderful place !!
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