Chateau de Tarascon, Tarascon

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Castle · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Behind the rocky exteriors of Chateau de Tarascon, you can admire important artworks by contemporary artists in well-lit and beautifully adorned chambers. Don't let the artworks distract you from the painted ceilings and beams above; the architecture is worthy of a look, too. Take a self-tour with the help of the visitor's booklet. Perched on a rock and considered one of the most beautiful castles built in Europe, this attraction is frequently packed with visitors. Add Chateau de Tarascon to your Tarascon travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Tarascon trip itinerary maker app.
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  • Visited on a lovely sunny day. This castle has many interesting spaces and the terrace is really interesting and has great views from all sides. The kids loved exploring.  more »
  • The Castle is located on the banks of the Rhone River in Tarascon, which is about 20 km north of Arles. It is an impressive castle on the outside with massive walls and a moat. It is very well...  more »
  • A very picturesque medieval castle. Used throughout history as a prison, is well known for the graffiti left by British soldiers and other prisoners from different ages. A fantastic place to visit.
  • Cold & massive, like in the middle ages !
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