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Very Interesting walk around the old Ramparts - FREE!

A great attraction. Walking around the old ramparts of the old fortified town of Boulogne. Good... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Voyage803067
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Kent, UK
Mideval Boulogne is good to visit

The old Boulogne still exists. Within its walls is still a lot of history. Walking the walls you... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Robert L
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Breda, The Netherlands
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Reviewed yesterday

Very nice view over the city, the cathedral, and the surroundings. The promenade is evenly used by locals with their dogs and tourists takings pictures. There are several entrances to the promenade, so do not hesitate to wander in the old city and randomly find...More

Thank Pierre G
Reviewed 6 days ago

A great attraction. Walking around the old ramparts of the old fortified town of Boulogne. Good views and all information notices are sympathetically translated into English, German and Dutch. You can spend a while just walking around, exploring the old cobbled streets below and the...More

Thank Voyage803067
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The old Boulogne still exists. Within its walls is still a lot of history. Walking the walls you realise how small thi city was. Within its walls a church, some palaces and other interesting buildings. Worth visiting.

Thank Robert L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Old Town of Boulogne have these fine medieval city walls,encircling it.Just like in York you can walk across the walls and see the city from a whole,new perspective.The walls provide you with fantastic views and are well worth exploring on a dry day.You can...More

Thank Marco_Num1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Although we have stayed in Boulogne many times this was the first time we have walked the remparts. It was a lovely morning and after breakfast just perfect to spend an hour walking. The steps up are a little steep and on some of the...More

Thank Lynda W
Reviewed 1 August 2018

I had no idea about the history of Boulogne-sur-mer until walking around this delightful promenade. Great views, lovely trees to give shade (much needed in July 2018) and has a real sense of history. It is 1.8 kms, so not a difficult walk.

Thank Susie v
Reviewed 15 July 2018

I can recommend this beautiful stroll on the historic battlements of Boulogne-sur-Mer. It is totally free and you'll enjoy some beautiful sights and views on the old city. Be warned though, they close the entrances in the evening, so make sure to check beforehand if...More

Thank CarolienBAC
Reviewed 29 June 2018

Great morning walk around the Remparts..... a must do if you're there. Great view of the city and surroundings.

Thank Murray A
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

This promenade meanders around ramparts of the fortified town. You can enjoy a quiet walk or pause to read or have a picnic. You'll certainly love the view of the beautiful cathedral and of the rest of the city. The ramparts overlook the city centre...More

Thank Jean-Pierre M
Reviewed 8 June 2018

We enjoyed our stroll and thought it worthwhile. We have visited the town many times,but only on this occasion have we completed the walk. We both enjoyed this, and after a morning in the market it completed our morning.

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