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Saint Jean de Côle

Medieval village classified as "One of the Most Beautiful Villages in France".

Medieval village of Saint Jean de Côle

Classified as "One of the Most Beautiful Villages in France", the village of St Jean de Côle has the particularity of bringing together, in a small space, Marthonie castle (15th, 16th and 17th centuries), the Romanesque-Byzantine church (11th century), the abbey (11th century) and the Romanesque donkey bridge (15th century).

Fond du Bourg, with its old street of half-timbered houses, picturesque roofs and bulging facades, adds an old-fashioned touch to the charm of these venerable stones. Villes et Villages fleuris "2 flowers".

Audioguides in French, English and Spanish: €3/audioguide


Pricing details

Guided tours Saint Jean de Côle

Individual visits

Price: €5.00 per person

Free for children under 12


Group tours

Price: €4.00 per person

Accompanying adult and bus driver free of charge for every 20 participants

The guided tour of the village includes (1)

- View and commentary on the priory

- The old bridge,

- The Church,

- An outdoor tour of the Château de la Marthonie,

- The old street with its half-timbered houses


Dates and times

Individual visits

Period: July 1 to European Heritage Days (mid-September)

Day: Friday

Time of visit: 11 a.m.

Duration: 1 hour

Minimum group size: 4 people

Group tours

Period: All year round

Duration: 1h30

Minimum group size: 20 people

Maximum group size: 45 people

Spoken languages



19 rue du Château 24800 Saint Jean de Côle


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