Basilique Saint Eutrope de Saintes, Saintes

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Architectural Building Religious Site
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  • Back in ancient times Saint-Eutrope was the first Bishop of Saintes and allegedly died a martyr. It was a stop en route for pilgrims traveling to Santiago de Compostela. If you walk up the Main Street...  more »
  • We found this church by accident. We'd been to the Amphitheatre & were following brown tourist signs for somewhere else when the path branched & the church & Crypt were signed off to our right. As we'...  more »
  • discovered this church by chance on the map we were given at the hotel. It has a very ancient crypt beneath it and an old church on top. It is quite small but beautiful  more »
  • Historical. Crypte is impressive.
  • The Romanesque crypt under the Basilica, is worth a visit. Both mysterious and beautifully preserved!
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  • Very beautiful Basilica. It is impressive!
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  • The Romanesque crypt is surprising, wide and very elegant
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  • Featured Church, especially the crypt and Basilica.
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