Chateau de La Roche-Courbon, Saint Porchaire
(4.4/5 based on 160+ reviews on the web)
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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  • Very nice site and very beautiful castle. The guide is remarkable and very relevant in his remarks. Beautiful view from the balcony of the gardens and its staircase. Castle and garden which have unique characteristics! You'll find them on the spot. For children and adults also go to the playroom wooden under the Castle.
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  • It was a gorgeous sunny day and the gardens were a delight to walk around. The château isn't the most amazing I have ever visited but it's full of history and we really enjoyed our day there. Just be ...  more »
  • We did the night visit for Halloween with the small... €12 per person, same price for adults than for the little 5 year old... I expected something a little special, that parts of the castle would have been somewhat decorated for the occasion... Nothing at all... Not with cobwebs, skeletons, nor Monster no or anything either... In short, big disappointment for children... The visit was to last from 18:30 to 20:00, while barely 7:30, it was all over... Nobody did ask our tickets, you pay or not it's the same... A tourist scam... We surfed the wave of Halloween without any effort... It borders the commercial scam...
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  • Beautiful chateau in the French countryside. Well worth it if in the area
  • Nice day out great tour, caves are fun
  • Beautiful area and beautiful French garden. The Interior of the castle is very well preserved. Museum and prehistoric sites and more.
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  • Pretty Castle well preserved parts, excellent guide and beautiful garden has human size, mounted on stilts. It is a bit expensive for a family. The caves are a little far but the ride is nice.
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  • A beautiful setting, the history of the castle is available in a guided tour as well as in an exhibition very well presented. The gardens are a model of respect for nature that married well with the surrounding constructions. It rests, it takes its time and it made a detour of several centuries in back for a moment. Do not plan a detour, better...
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