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Beautiful view

Wonderful view to compensate the climb! Time to test a glass of Sancerre white afterwards as a... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2018
rachmac67
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Orleans, France
Beautiful sights!

Amazing, unbelievable sights of Sancerre, surrounding villages and all the vineyards. Be warned... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2018
Lauren M
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Go up to the Tower of Fiefs to discover a magnificent view! Panorama in 360° on Loire Valley, vineyards, medieval city of Sancerre and its surrounding area.
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Place du Connetable, 18300, Sancerre, France
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Reviewed 19 July 2018

Wonderful view to compensate the climb! Time to test a glass of Sancerre white afterwards as a reward!

Thank rachmac67
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Amazing, unbelievable sights of Sancerre, surrounding villages and all the vineyards. Be warned - It's a puff to get up there! Lots and lots of small rickety stairs to get to the top, worth it? YES!

Thank Lauren M
Reviewed 24 June 2018

Fabulous 360 degree views from this historic tower. Climb 190 wooden circular stairs inside this 14thC tower. The fee is a donation, so a coin will do. It's only open at 2pm on Saturday, Sunday so check opening times on sign outside.

Thank bargegirlflaneuse
Reviewed 15 May 2018

It is well worth climbing this tower, not that many steps. There is no charge, but you can leave a donation at the end of your visit

Thank John F
Reviewed 27 September 2017

This is an extremely old edifice dating back many centuries. It's a bit of a climb (190 steps), but worth the effort when you reach the top. You can literally see for about 25 miles in all directions.

Thank Seenoff
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Maybe not the smartest thing to do, right after lunch in the midday heat, climbing all those steep steps to the top of the tower, but the view made it all worth it.

Thank Katia S
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Limited opening hours but if you strike lucky steep stairs lead to a fantastic viewing platform. Well worth the effort and small charge.

Thank Imp_10
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Place only opens at 2pm. All it is is 135 steps to the top of a tower, giving you a good sentry's view of the local area all around.

Thank Aaron M
Reviewed 5 August 2017

This tower has many steps to the top but is well worth a visit to see the view from the top. We would certainly recommend a visit here.

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 2 October 2016

An amazing view of the town and surrounding countryside - vineyards and the Loire. Beware, there are 195 steps to the top.

Thank Liz S
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