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Tour Vauban

29570 Camaret-sur-Mer, France
+33 2 98 27 94 22
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Closed until the tourist season

Someone in his/her wisdom decided that the tourist season starts in July so bad luck for anyone... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
henryborgbarthet
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Valletta, Malta
Excellent when combined with the nearby Chapel

This may not be worth a visit all by itself given that one cannot go inside, but one cannot get... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2016
Mary Pat C
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3 weeks ago
“Closed until the tourist season”
Sep 7, 2016
“Excellent when combined with the nearby Chapel”
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29570 Camaret-sur-Mer, France
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Someone in his/her wisdom decided that the tourist season starts in July so bad luck for anyone coming here out the the designated season, the fort is beautiful from the exterior, what a pity coming all this way and all one can see is the...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2016

This may not be worth a visit all by itself given that one cannot go inside, but one cannot get here without passing the Chapelle Notre-Dame and that is worth visiting. One also passes by some interesting derelict boat. The walk is walled from the...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2015 via mobile

Unfortunately the tower was covered in scaffolding and the area around it resembled a rubbish tip more than anything else. We came here because our guidebook said it was impressive - perhaps it will be when the building work is finished. It was not possible...More

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Reviewed 5 June 2015

Interesting photogenic 17th century defense tower designed by Sebastian le Prestre de Vauban and located at the end of an isthmus connecting it to the shore of Camaret-sur-Mer. At the time of our visit, the tower was being renovated and it was not possible to...More

1  Thank weberwest
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