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La Fleche Saint-Michel

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Address: Place Meynard, Bordeaux, France
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Basilica of St. Michael

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... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
KaterinaBouza
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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Dublin, Ireland
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95 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 top as well as a fascinating view up into the actual spire, the haunt of... More 

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Thank Cherry P
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 in the square with a big variety of products.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 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 is worth visiting as it has dozens of morroccan shops. Great place to replace broken... More 

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Hull
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3 of 5 bubbles 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

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Thank Hull_is_great
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 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

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

The setting, in a spacious square, makes this even more impressive. Many cafes around to sit and just marvel at the detail. Breath taking at night when it's lit up.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

attended the celebration for the opening after the refurbishment of the area, lot of restaurant to go to and buzzing area day and night

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Amiens, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Yes, it is just another tower with lots of steps, but we thought it was fun and fascinating. Lovely and impressive spire at the top. Could be better, better view of bells and more areas open, but it was OK for us.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Between the three levels - 114 meters - there are total of 250 steps which goes up/down circularly. Senior only pays €3.50 instead of the full price of €5 per person. There is an English description available at the entrance. Other than the height, there are not much to see inside. However, once made it to the top, you will... More 

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Bangor, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Armed with an informative guide in English, we climbed to the top of the fleche. It was a beautiful day and we had a 360 degree view of the city.

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