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Beautiful, tranquil setting

Worth a visit, set in a beautiful hillside setting, unusual and majestic with lovely walks from the... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2017
TRTravelReviews
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England
via mobile
Rings my bell

Amazing place, visited during winter period so was not able to access the chapel. If you are in the... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2017
Tom A
,
Bristol, United Kingdom
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“the river” (7 reviews)
“worth a visit” (2 reviews)
“ring the bell” (2 reviews)
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Route de Gourin, Le Faouet, France
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Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Worth a visit, set in a beautiful hillside setting, unusual and majestic with lovely walks from the chapel along the river.

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Reviewed 15 June 2017

Amazing place, visited during winter period so was not able to access the chapel. If you are in the area it is well worth a visit. Only had an hour to spare so intend to return and have a good look round and explore the...More

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Reviewed 13 April 2017

What a great place to spend an afternoon with the family, The church is tucked away and is a testament to the builders of the time. Its lovely inside so make a detour from the main Lorient freeway and pop in.

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Reviewed 31 October 2016

We had a picnic and enjoyed the view. Very friendly and relaxing. Definitely worth a visit in Le Faouet.

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Reviewed 11 October 2016

I have had the pleasure of visiting Sainte Barbe 3 times now and it is just as magical every time, there is always something else to see.

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Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

What a romantic spot, a real photo opportunity, Totally charming. Be prepared to walk, however totally worth the effort.

Thank Lesley M
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Reviewed 10 September 2016

A beautiful church in an unusual setting, there is a car park at the top, and the church itself is hidden in a small narrow valley accessible via steps. Head on further down the path and you will find a little well dedicated to Sainte...More

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Reviewed 29 October 2015

This is without doubt like being on a film set; a huge bell in a belfry for trying out your skills, a mediaeval inn with local cider, an ancient fountain, and most strange but unbelievably beautiful, an ancient chapel fitted sideways onto the steep riverbank...More

Thank Lila S
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Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

We went on one of the great walks around the region as part of the "La Randonnee" mapped walk. This on commences at the covered market in the centre of Le Faouet and takes in the church of Sainte Barbe. A lovely building in the...More

Thank Tom B
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Reviewed 20 February 2015

You can discover Ste Barbe from below, a stiff climb from Le Faouet or the valley, or from the top. Arriving at the carpark, you see the guardian's house and the small belfry, and then you discover the chapel clinging to the hill side. This...More

Thank GCW56
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