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Chateau Fort of Lourdes, Lourdes

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Strategically placed at the entrance to the seven valleys of the Lavedan, Chateau Fort of Lourdes is an ancient fortress with origins dating back to Roman times. At the foot of the 14th-century keep lies the botanical garden with its unique miniatures. Look for the altar from Saint-Pierre de Lourdes, which has been relocated to the chapel. Discover the history of the Pyrénées through the large collection at the on-site museum. On display are locally made furniture and ceramics from the 18th century, traditional costumes and tools, and a shepherd’s hut. Use our Lourdes itinerary maker to arrange your visit to Chateau Fort of Lourdes and other attractions in Lourdes.
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  • A true Castle, very well laid out, a true encounter with the Pyrenean story, in a beautiful setting! Take to the skies... with small and large!
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  • A very interesting visit to discover daily life in the Pyrenees coupled with a view sublime on the town and the mountain. Only regret that the history of the castle in him even is addressed by the supplied leaflet, even if very well done.
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  • We visit with a paper guide. Nice and interesting for all the world but I think I have missed important information because of a guided tour with a simple paper. Well maintained lovely views at the top
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