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Fun visit, about 1h

We had a good time visiting the castle. The tour lasted about an hour and was very interesting... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2016
Jonathan G
,
Leicester, United Kingdom
Splendid!

It is worth the visit. Good speaker and typical middle age castle with some very interesting rooms... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2016
faugert
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Le Pecq
via mobile
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22 Aug 2017
“An enjoyable hour long tour ”
26 Aug 2016
“Fun visit, about 1h”
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Tournoel, 63530 Volvic, France
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Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

I visited this small castle and had an enjoyable hour. I arrived about 10.45am and the tour was about 30-40minutes later. You have to take the tour to visit the castle. The tower is open 10.30 - 12.30pm then closes for lunch. The tour is...More

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Reviewed 26 August 2016

We had a good time visiting the castle. The tour lasted about an hour and was very interesting, even for people like us who don't know much nor have a great interest in medieval history. It wasn't expensive and time well spent! history is fascinating,

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Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

It is worth the visit. Good speaker and typical middle age castle with some very interesting rooms. The castle is very impressive

1  Thank faugert
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Nice castle. Worth the visit. Good view on the hill top. A bit over restaurated however and a pity you cannot access the main tower, as the steps inside are unsafe.

Thank SJ D
Reviewed 19 August 2015

Amazing visit of the once ruined Tournoel castle. You have to take a guided tour round the castle - we all speak french so this wasn't a problem but I don't know if an English speaking guide or leaflet is available. The castle is really...More

2  Thank Emw411
Reviewed 5 October 2014

The Château de Tournoël is an ancient, mediaeval fortress located on a rocky spur some 600 metres above sea level, overlooking the village of Volvic, in the Puy-de-Dôme département in the Auvergne. We visited on a freezing cold April day - so it was not...More

1  Thank EllaDexter
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