TROGLODYTES & SARCOPHAGES

Cultural heritage, Region, Near, Doué la Fontaine, visits

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History of troglodytes since the Middle Ages. Archeology has just revealed a unique site in Europe (classified Historical Monument). This one still vibrates of the work of extraction of thousands of sarcophagi in the 5th century. Discover the history of the first troglodytes and their secrets to resist the Vikings thanks to the fortifications of the underground refuge. Over the centuries, farm, wine cellar and chapel testify to the troglodytic architecture. Interactive tour by the owners.

Contact information:

  • TROGLODYTES & SARCOPHAGES

  • 1 rue de la Croix Mordret
  • 49700 GIFTED THE FOUNTAIN
  • +02 41 59 24 95 XNUMX
  • troglo-sarcophages@orange.fr
  • http://www.troglo-sarcophages.fr
  • Latitude: 47.18449
  • Longitude: -0.25861

Schedules

Unique tour to 15h.

Saturday, Sunday + bridges 14h30-19h; Other days of the week, visit to 15h.



Visit to 9h and 14h.

Services

Picnic area

Prices

Starting from 4.9 €
Hotel de la Saulaie in Doue-la-Fontaine, Saumur
  • Hotel la Saulaie
  • 104 rue des fougerons
  • 49700 Doué la Fontaine
  • +02 41 59 96 10 XNUMX
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