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Fort de Pre-Giroud 39-45

Pre-Giroud, Vallorbe 1337, Switzerland
+41 76 377 27 02
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Bit of Swiss history during 2 wars

Interesting for a piece of concrete , for the English speaking tourist ask for English paper... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2015
Roland S
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Oxford, United Kingdom
Missed the tour!

We were looking forward to visiting but due to a road diversion arrived a little late for the tour... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2015
Denise696
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Aug 11, 2015
“Bit of Swiss history during 2 wars”
Jun 24, 2015
“Missed the tour!”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Pre-Giroud, Vallorbe 1337, Switzerland
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Reviewed 11 August 2015

Interesting for a piece of concrete , for the English speaking tourist ask for English paper version, try to read it before you enter the fort it will make it more interesting , towards the end of the tour , you will find out why...More

Thank Roland S
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Reviewed 24 June 2015

We were looking forward to visiting but due to a road diversion arrived a little late for the tour. There are a very limited number of tours and there was no compromise and we were unable to get access. The steep road is well signposted...More

Thank Denise696
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Reviewed 8 January 2014

This a great place to visit, not your normal tourist venture and little of the beaten track. Quite easy to find and well sign posted from the main road. This old under ground fort has been restored to what it was like in the 2nd...More

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Reviewed 3 September 2013

This is an underground fortress in excellent condition. The main lift still works and the big guns swivel - you can use the telescopic sight to aim them at anything in the valley. There a 100+ rifles in the racks outside the sleeping quarters and...More

2  Thank SMBiff
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