Chateau de Puyguilhem, Villars

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Built in the 16th century, Chateau de Puyguilhem sits on the edge of a forest, with an open meadow in front.

The architectural style of the castle is very similar to those in the Loire Valley. It is partly Renaissance and partly medieval.

Inside the castle, you can see an impressive collection of furniture and tapestries. Outside you will find that the grounds have been faithfully restored to their former glory. Using our online itinerary creator, Villars attractions like Chateau de Puyguilhem can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • We were lucky enough to arrive just a tour had started and they let us join. The Tour (which was in English) was very informative and took you round various areas of the Château. The wooden roof is am...  more »
  • Absolutely wonderful chateau. From an architectural viewpoint it is interesting in seeing the transition between Gothic and Renaissance architecture, since it spans both styles. Our visit was made eve...  more »
  • I believe that the guide referred to in several comments unanimously for his knowledge and his passion! The castle is a little loose (it was a hunting lodge) but the exhibition and the wealth of comments take precedence. It is certain you will enjoy better throughout the site in good weather.
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  • Powerful looking chateau perched on a stunning ridge. A lovely village for a stop too!
  • Great! We loved our visit... The guide is passionate and exciting to listen to tell us the story of this magnificent Castle... We highly recommend this site!
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  • Beautiful place and Castle guide friendly, we had a good visit
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  • Evocative place smell of history Castle treated with Park suitable for walking and remain in contact with the surrounding nature.
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  • Beautiful castle, beautiful and great guide especially.
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