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Fort Carre

11 avenue du 11 Novembre, 06600, Antibes, France
+33 4 92 90 52 13
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A slice of history with great views.

Overlooking the yacht harbour of Port Vauban is the old star fort, Fort Carre. You can wander... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
starduster32
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South Florida, Florida
Castle with nice views

Visited this castle Fort Carre with family of two adults and two children. When entering (july... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
JK_Finland
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“long walk” (6 reviews)
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11 avenue du 11 Novembre, 06600, Antibes, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Overlooking the yacht harbour of Port Vauban is the old star fort, Fort Carre. You can wander around the limited lower floors for free or for a nominal fee a guide will take you on a tour of the ramparts and deliver a potted history...More

Thank starduster32
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited this castle Fort Carre with family of two adults and two children. When entering (july 2017) you are adviced to go on the first floor and look around, then you must join a guided tour. No wondering by yourself on the upper floor. The...More

Thank JK_Finland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

great fort in great condition! lovely! amazing views of Antibes and towards Nice, excellent photos. poorly signposted route to Fort tho, and poorly signed information about opening times and tours. It is closed 1-2pm daily. And you have to go on a tour, which seemed...More

Thank Andrew W
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

This ancient Fort is well worth a visit for only 3 euros. There have tours in English and French and our guide had a good knowledge of the history surrounding this attraction. It was quiet when we were there, but I would imagine it can...More

Thank Alan S
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We visited fort on a short visit to Antibes. It was nice and had great views. It was not that busy when we visited. There were group tours but we were very tired so just looked around on our own.

Thank Taxidevil
Reviewed 31 March 2017

This fortress is the largest building of its kind on the French Riviera. Here are interesting excursions. The Fort is beautiful by itself and gives stunning views of the coast.

Thank Benjamin B
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

If you visit Antib es you must go There. IT is cheap historical attraction with very nice view to the see and the city

Thank Tomáš T
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

It's interesting place to visit due to its history and very nice view. From the top you will see the port, big part of the city and nice. When the weather is good, you can see Italian coast. The fort was built in 16th century...More

Thank JuliaShch00
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Plan to visit as early as possible. Place closes at 5:30pm and gets really dark at night. It's about a 30 min walk from the train station.

Thank Hitesh P
Reviewed 16 October 2016

This historical site is a short walk away from Vielle Antibes and has magnificent views. It is also a really cheap attraction. Getting to the entrance is quite difficult since its not well signposted and it appears as though you can't enter, as the ticketing...More

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