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Troglodyte Abbey

Well worth a visit for its interesting and unusually varied history. Quite different from other... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2017
Nan90
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Melbourne, Australia
Interesting historical site with great views over surrounding area

There is a significant walk up to the ruins but we felt it was worth it!! The abbey ruins are... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
Joanna B
,
High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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Oct 7, 2017
“Troglodyte Abbey”
Sep 6, 2017
“Interesting historical site with great views over surrounding area”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Beaucaire, France
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Reviewed 8 October 2017

Well worth a visit for its interesting and unusually varied history. Quite different from other abbeys.

Thank Nan90
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

There is a significant walk up to the ruins but we felt it was worth it!! The abbey ruins are interesting to walk round and the children loved learning about the history behind the statues and carvings. They especially loved trying out the stone coffins!...More

Thank Joanna B
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Reviewed 12 September 2016

After a stressful drive starting at 11am in Cavaillon, my wife and I embarked on the strenuous walk up to the site entrance, arriving just before 12.35pm and hoping to make a fairly brisk visit before moving on towards Nimes. I was aware that the...More

Thank Nick C
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Reviewed 26 November 2015

The whole abbey is an eery memento mori, with tombs for monks carved from the bedrock under and around the cavern living spaces. The view from the abbey and the adjacent hill top just a short stroll away are magnificent, stretching along the Rhone river...More

Thank F F
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Reviewed 19 September 2014

We would never have found this without a recommendation and directions on how to get there. GPS will help you locate it. It is a very unusual site as almost everything is under ground. It is a long walk (about 15-20 minutes) from the parking...More

Thank LoftyVictoria
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