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The fortress of Mont-Dauphin built by Vauban in 1693 is one of 12 major Vauban sites registered in 2008 as a World Heritage by UNESCO.

Behind its walls pink marble, you will see the barracks where the soldiers of Louis XIV, the turrets on the cliff where they watched live, the magazine, the arsenal where they kept guns and powder.

There is also a strange village where 140 people live, like everyone, but in an extraordinary setting of southern sun, dazzling snow, silence and history-laden stones.

The ramparts, watch the strategic node valleys. See the mountains Queyras thousand hiking, ski resorts of Vars and Risoul glaciers of the Ecrins 4.000m.

Please, let your imagination go and see the soldiers of King tunic, long muskets and tricorn arise bastions.

Moreover they remake for you all summer ...

PLACE HIGH MONT DAUPHIN

An imposing mountain citadel built by Vauban in an exceptional site. The fortress is one of twelve Vauban fortifications listed by UNESCO on the World Heritage List

TOURIST OFFICE OF MONT-DAUPHIN

 

The fortress of Mont-Dauphin built by Vauban in 1693 is one of 12 major Vauban sites registered in 2008 as a World Heritage by UNESCO.

Behind its walls pink marble, you will see the barracks where the soldiers of Louis XIV, the turrets on the cliff where they watched live, the magazine, the arsenal where they kept guns and powder.

 

THE PATH OF A MARMOTTES EYGLIERS

 

This trail beneath the ramparts of the citadel of Mont-Dauphin is unique: walking a few minutes, just sit at the foot of burrows to see them approach without fear! A unique moment that will delight parents & children by providing what is more, a splendid panoramic view over the valley.