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Address: Saint-Malo, France
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Built in 1689 to protect the city.

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Serene location

Taking a walk there during the low tide and enjoy peace & quiet, maybe a picnic? You will have a great view at the city from the seaside and the sound of the ocean in the back... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2017
gaksei
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Brussels, Belgium
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A nice historical building in the middle of the sea. Careful, it closes at 5PM, because after that time, the sea takes back the place.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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Reviewed 15 April 2017

So I wasn't able to walk out to the Fort but seeing it from the town wall was a sight to see. It was constructed in 1689 to protect the harbor.

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Thank Linda B
Brussels, Belgium
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Reviewed 5 April 2017

Taking a walk there during the low tide and enjoy peace & quiet, maybe a picnic? You will have a great view at the city from the seaside and the sound of the ocean in the back. One of the best picnics I"ve ever head!

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Thank gaksei
Exeter, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016

This is a lovely walk,very pretty,lovely for children,great photos to take of views not to be missed

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Thank Valerie J
Neath, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Amazing town this! Well worth visiting this place. Perfect for groups of friends or just couples. I highly recommend it

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Wolfville, Canada
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Reviewed 21 November 2016

An important historic site in Saint-Malo, and one we were fortunate to tour. On our first day in the city, we hit the beach at low tide and decided to walk over to the fort to scout the area out. We did want to see the inside, but hadn't planned to go that day - we really lucked out, as... More 

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 16 November 2016

Really interesting the tide goes out so far it is in believable. On a good day it must be very beautiful, however, it has another side when the sea is rough the wave are so strong they surmount the promenade wall. scary!

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Thank Hilary A
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Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

The fort is really the must-see at St-Malo because it offers a spectacular view on the immense sea, blue and clear, under the sun it's simply breathtaking!

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Santa Maria di Leuca, Italy
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Reviewed 26 October 2016

We walked on the wall watching the gulf,the ferries and many Sea Gulls whoe enjoed being pictred from very close.You may get real impression with the tied of the Sea Water level.

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Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We visited st malo for just a few days and lived very close to the fort. It is a beutifull spot right outside the city walls and when the tide is right you can easilly walk out to the fort. Since we went in october we could not go inside the fort since it was closed at this month, but... More 

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