Chateau de La Roche-Courbon, Saint Porchaire

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#10 of 28 in Historic Sites in Charente-Maritime
Castle Tourist Spot
A privately owned castle that is also classified as a monument historique, Chateau de La Roche-Courbon is a popular attraction in the country. Home to one of the most beautiful gardens in the region, the chateau has been listed in the country’s finest gardens. Initially built in 1475, the chateau first received its name in the 17th century through the occupation of the Courbon family. To this day, the interiors and décor of the chateau remains authentically from the 17th century as the chateau hosts a garden with geometrical flower beds, orchards, gardens, lakes, and lawns. Put Chateau de La Roche-Courbon at the forefront of your travel plans using our Saint Porchaire trip itinerary maker.
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  • We didn't visit inside the chateau, instead just walking around the gardens and then walking down to the caves. Very pleasant morning spent in lovely surroundings. In the garden we didn't see a sole s...  more »
  • We had more than 5 h in this property. An escape game to start. You have one hour to get out of a room of the Castle by solving puzzles. Great time. then tour guide informative on-site. Finally turn in the gardens at the French and the prehistoric part. toute.La.famille left happy.
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  • My daughter 8 years and I loved. Great Castle, the beautiful garden and the caves one +. Really a nice afternoon with my daughter and very friendly. Do family.
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  • Pretty castle with well-kept rooms, excellent guidance and beautiful garden has a human scale, mounted on poles. It's a bit expensive for a family. The caves are a bit far, but the trip is nice. .And we will definitely come again.
  • Magnificent Castle with guided visits to know more about French history
  • Beautiful chateau in the French countryside. Well worth it if in the area
  • Nice place to relax good Cafe
  • Nice day out great tour, caves are fun

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