"A mighty impressive abbey" Fontevrault-l'Abbaye by ATLC
Fontevrault-l'Abbaye Travel Guide: 27 reviews and 92 photos
I searched and searched for this destination on the VT database, because in Michelin (the foremost French cartographer, amongst other things _like car tyres_hahaha) it shows up as 49590 Fontevraud-l'Abbaye . Which is a different spelling.
My trick? I looked up a tiny village nearby, which was Montsoreau and then checked all its locations nearby. And there it was!
A lot of VT members have visited this great abbey but put their tips on their Angers page. So if you're looking for more information, do a Keyword search for Fontevraud Abbaye and you'll get some returns.
The abbey is mindblowing. It really is. For its sheer history of 900 years, the famous kings and queens that are connected to it, the architecture, and the great Romanesque kitchen that was my main reason for visiting.
It's been a while and I've taken too long to put up this page. Hopefully I can recover my memories of the many photos that I took there.
In the Things to Do category, you can take a walk with me through the abbey.
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I didn't stay here but as I was having lunch here I noticed this is also a hotel. The website looks beautiful, so I... more travel advice
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