Things to see and do - Collonges-la-Rouge
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Collonges-la-Rouge Travel guide
Collonges-la-Rouge : Michelin's recommendations
Dressed all in red, this little village conjures surprise and admiration. Its appeal stems from the uniform use of the red stone from which all the houses are built, together with the grey slates covering their roofs.
Tourist attractions Collonges-la-Rouge : Things to see and do
Place de l'Église F - 19500 Collonges-la-Rouge
Fortified in the 16C, this red sandstone church originally dates from the 11C and the 12C. It still keeps some traces of its defensive architecture, such as the great square donjon which has a defence room that communicates with a wall walk. However,..
Rue de la Barrière F - 19500 Collonges-la-Rouge
This small castle, topped with imposing towers and bartizan turrets and decorated with mullioned windows, is typical of the late 16C architecture. It was actually built in 1583. Its watchtower and loopholes were used for defensive purposes and add an..
F - 19500 Collonges-la-Rouge
In this 15C building local cuisine has pride of place. House specialities include foie gras, eggs with truffles, and calf sweetbreads. Whether or not you are travelling on the pilgrim route, you could always stopover in one of the simple, well-kept r..