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La Fleche Saint-Michel

Place Meynard, Bordeaux, France
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USD 66.28*
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USD 62.85*
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  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
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“flea market” (6 reviews)
“bell tower” (11 reviews)
“large market” (2 reviews)
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Place Meynard, Bordeaux, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As ever you get a very different perspective of a place from a great height and this is no exception. On a sunny day the views are great in all directions. There is also the nice feeling of achievement of having completed the climb. Feel...More

Thank GHMShrewsbury
Reviewed 1 week ago

The tower is free with City Pass. It is a long climb but the views from the top are stunning. There is a film in the crypt that depicts the 60 mummies found on the site when the church was built.

Thank RochesterDoug
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fleche Saint-Michel is a freestanding bell tower soaring a 114 meters to the sky. The bell tower was built in 15th century on an ancient burial grounds. Nearly 70 mummies were exhibited there in late 18th century. The display ended in 1990 to dismay of...More

Thank 1trekky
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a beautiful building .Definitely recommend going to see it. Its near an awesome food market and there was an amazing restaurant just behind it to the left.

Thank Cornishkaty
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Great place to walk around just beaware of the crowd, and can be pick pocket surrounding the area. Nice place to walk though

Thank Yean Yean L
Reviewed 16 November 2016

What a climb to the top but what a view when you get there. It was well worth the physical effort and there are plenty of interesting features to stop and investigate on the way. There is a wonderful panorama over the city from the...More

Thank Cherry P
Reviewed 9 November 2016

The church is a listed historical monument and the tower can be visited. The church is located in the middle of a nice square surrounding with cafes, restaurants and Moroccan, Turkish and Egypt shops. Also, some days within the week a flea market take place...More

Thank KaterinaBouza
Reviewed 24 October 2016

This small church is in the middle of the arab quarter. It is surrounded by a large market place and there is an amazing statue of the archangel michael. A small stall inside has professional photographs for sale at very cheap prices. The area outside...More

Thank mike f
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Long flights of stairs to top of tower, but great views. Interesting display in basement about mummified remains. Different - but pricey

Thank Hull_is_great
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We like to climb stuff when we visit cities, and this was worth the effort, given Bordeaux is flat. Its easy to spot the other building s worth seeing

Thank Adrian B
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