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The good old Castle

There isn't much to do in Clermont, but there are lots of old ruins and stony things. Among all of... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2013
Arctic_Lyon
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Tromso, Norway
Nice ruin

Recommend this ruin highly. Amazing views for miles and miles in every direction. If you go... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2017
fssutton1
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Ithaca, New York
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Jul 27, 2017
“It's closed”
Apr 19, 2017
“Nice ruin”
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2 rue Haute du Pioch, 34800 Clermont l'Herault, France
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Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

The chateau seems to now be closed to the public owing to safety concerns. We tried to visit but the gate was padlocked shut. The sign there also suggested that the north gate was closed. Disappointing!

Thank Richard J
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Recommend this ruin highly. Amazing views for miles and miles in every direction. If you go follow the signs "feudal castle" in the center of town. You can drive up to the gate which then has a 200 yard path to walk or walk from...More

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Reviewed 25 July 2016

For a great view over the Lac de Salagou, and surrounding countryside. The path is not really for the faint hearted especially on he the way down. W are really glad we climbed up!

Thank Becky K
Reviewed 21 September 2013

Must be seen - go to the Office de Tourisme for info. Really friendly and knowledgeable staff. Great place to start a walk. Go to the Point du Diable after.

Thank Kevin G
Reviewed 30 August 2013

There isn't much to do in Clermont, but there are lots of old ruins and stony things. Among all of those present in town, the Castle (know there as "Le Chateau") is definitely the most interesting of all. It takes just 15/20 minutes walk from...More

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