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Phare du Cordouan, Le Verdon Sur Mer

Categories: Lighthouses, Tourist Spots
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4.8/5 based on 180+ reviews on the web
Reaching a height of 68 m (223 feet), Phare du Cordouan is one of the tallest lighthouses in the world. Designed by famous Parisian architect Louis De Foix, the structure's construction began in 1584 and ended in 1611. The lighthouse is considered a highlight of Renaissance architecture, thanks to De Foix's successful blend of elegance and durability. This is one of the oldest lighthouses in the country. A visit to Phare du Cordouan represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Le Verdon Sur Mer trip generator to plot your vacation.
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  • It is a timeless place, King of the headlights... to visit if you are in the area view is magical after climbing 301 markets.
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  • Great discovery with a fantastic weather. Bohemia society which has conveyed to us was very professional. Landing with an amphibious vehicle directly on the sandbar. Predict when even shoes that do not risk the water because the water holes are present. Hospitality at the lighthouse and the explanations given by one of the guards gave us want to stay. But beware the tide coming up fast and we wet the knees so we train too.
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  • Visit with the star La Bohème (very comfortable to reach the lighthouse). The place is simply magical, whether at the level of the surrounding landscapes only inside the lighthouse, or with the view at the top. The place offers among the most enjoyed from our lands. Not to be missed.
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  • Very nice view
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