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The 10 Most Beautiful fortresses in France

Fort Saint Elme: Wächter der Küste von Vermeille
Fortress · Languedoc-Roussillon
Fort Saint Elme
Sternförmige Festung nahe Collioure an der Küste von Vermeille.
Fortress · Italy and France - Trekking & Biking in Piemonte
Citadelle de Villefranche-Sur-Mer
Overlooking one of the most beautiful harbors in the world, Villefranche-sur-Mer and its 16th century Citadel, listed as a historic monument, offer you an exceptional and unexpected setting.
Fleckenstein Luftaufnahme
Fortress · Alsace
Burgruine Fleckenstein/F
Castle ruin Fleckenstein, P´tit Fleck/F Fleckenstein castle is located directly at the German border to Alsace. It belongs to the group of typical rock castles of the Wasgauregion. The castle was presumably built at the beginning of the 12th century on a 43 metres high and 8 metres wide sandstone cliff that is part of the castle complex.
Burgruine Froensbourg/F 1
Fortress · Alsace
Burgruine Froensburg/F
Castle ruin Froensbourg/FFroensbourg castle was built in 1269 by a branch of the Fleckenstein family. The whole of the castle was destroyed due to robber barons. In 1354, an imperial ordinance proscribed the reconstruction of the castle. In 1481, the Fleckensteins rebuilt the castle and added a mighty residential tower. However, in 1677, the castle was completely destroyed. )
Petit Arnsbourg/F
Fortress · Alsace
Burgruine Petit Arnsbourg/F
Castle ruin Petit Arnsbourg/F The ruin of Petit Arnsbourg castle is located above Obersteinbach. This castle dating back to the 14th century was hewn into steep cliffs. It is a typical example of the small feudal residences in the Alsaceregion.
The Marie-Thérèse Redoubt, with its horseshoe-shaped entrance, in Avrieux, barrier de l'Esseillon
Fortress · Rhône-Alpes
Marie-Thérèse Castle
Discover a unique place on the fortified alpine heritage. On the programme: guided tours, treasure hunts for children, escape game, souvenir shop. Educational workshops for schools.
Fortress · Yonne
Château de Guédelon
Le site est en constante reconstruction en respectant les techniques médiévales.Ainsi, d'une année sur l'autre, il y a toujours quelques chose à découvrir.
Fortress · Midi-Pyrénées
Les remparts et la porte fortifiée de la Caussade
Derniers témoignages des imposantes fortifications et des 8 portes qui entouraient la ville.
Fortress · Rhône-Alpes
Fort l'Écluse
At the Pays de Gex gateway, Fort l'Ecluse, a formerly military site, is one of three examples of mountain fortifications in France during the first half of the XIXth century.The fort now welcomes the public and offers a rich and varied cultural season from June to September.
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