Roque Saint-Christophe Fort et Cite Troglodytiques, Peyzac-le-Moustier

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Roque Saint-Christophe Fort et Cite Troglodytiques, a 1 k (.5 mi) long and 80 m (87 yd) high limestone cliff in Dordogne, has housed settlements since 55,000 BCE. Five layers of terraces and caves have been naturally carved into the cliff by frost and the Vezere river below. You can scale the cliffs and roam among these settlements, which date from the days of cavemen up through the Renaissance. Explore on your own, or ask for a naturalist to guide you. Arrange to visit Roque Saint-Christophe Fort et Cite Troglodytiques and other attractions in Peyzac-le-Moustier using our Peyzac-le-Moustier attractions planner.
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  • We really enjoyed visiting this site, that has been used for thousands of years. It's the best of all worlds - ample parking, reasonable price, outdoors, fantastic views from the terrace...  more »
  • Based on some negative comments here in trip advisor we almost missed this fantastic monument of ancient times. Against some critical statements here we loved the place and found it one of the many...  more »
  • A fascinating place. Well worth a visit. Lots of steps and a bit uneven so be careful if you are a little unsteady.  more »
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