Castles & Palaces in France

Panoramas of France

Tourism > Panoramas > Castles & Palaces

The Panoramas of France allow you to have an overview of France on a given theme. Every panorama is a kind of virtual journey based on photos. This panorama presents the castles, forts, fortresses and palaces in France from the Middle Ages to our days.

You can browse this panorama using the bar below.


MonumentPhotosDépartement
Nogent-le-Rotrou
Capital of Perche
Nogent-le-Rotrou 1Nogent-le-Rotrou 2Nogent-le-Rotrou 3
O
An elegant residence surrounded by moats and combining Gothic, Flamboyant Gothic and Renaissance styles
O 1O 2O 3
Oiron
This prestigious place is a wonderful combination of ancient heritage and contemporary art
Oiron 1Oiron 2Oiron 3
Pau
Henry IV's castle, Beaumont Park, and panoramic views of the Pyrenees mountains!
Pau 1Pau 2Pau 3
Peyrepertuse
Citadel of vertigo
Peyrepertuse 1Peyrepertuse 2Peyrepertuse 3
Pierrefonds
An imposing medieval fortress
Pierrefonds 1Pierrefonds 2Pierrefonds 3
Plessis-Bourré
Both a fortress and a country estate
Plessis-Bourré 1Plessis-Bourré 2Plessis-Bourré 3
Plessis-Macé
Its surrounding wall, its stately lodge, its chapel
Plessis-Macé 1Plessis-Macé 2Plessis-Macé 3
Popes' palace
The historic centre of this former city of the Popes is a UNESCO World Heritage Site
Popes' palace 1Popes' palace 2Popes' palace 3
Portes
This 'ship of the Cévennes' combines medieval and Renaissance styles
Portes 1Portes 2Portes 3
Puilaurens
An amazing example of medieval military architecture
Puilaurens 1Puilaurens 2Puilaurens 3
Puivert
There are splendid rooms in its high keep!
Puivert 1Puivert 2Puivert 3
Quéribus
This elevated site has a superb panoramic view of the Corbières and the Roussillon plain!
Quéribus 1Quéribus 2Quéribus 3
Queyras (fort)
This hilltop fortress overhangs a narrow Guil gorge
Queyras (fort) 1Queyras (fort) 2Queyras (fort) 3
Rambouillet
Town of Art and History famous for its château and forest
Rambouillet 1Rambouillet 2Rambouillet 3
Rambures
A feudal fortress
Rambures 1Rambures 2Rambures 3
Ravignan
An elegant Louis XIII-style dwelling in the heart of Lower Armagnac
Ravignan 1Ravignan 2Ravignan 3
Rivau
Its wonderful gardens...
Rivau 1Rivau 2Rivau 3
Rochebonne
Its remains, perched on a rocky piton, enjoy a superb panoramic view!
Rochebonne 1Rochebonne 2Rochebonne 3
Rochechouart
This building is home to a Contemporary Art museum
Rochechouart 1Rochechouart 2Rochechouart 3

Fairmont Monte Carlo
With its rooftop terrace offering views of the Circuit de Monaco, this hotel is set between the Mediterranean Sea and the Casino of Monte Carlo. It has...
France
Mobile guide
Find all of France on your mobile while you're away on holiday!
Offbeat leisure activities
Find activity ideas to spice up your break
Hotel France
Find your hotel at exceptional price!
Rentals in France
Beautiful places in the heart of France
Great B&B
Find the ideal room for your next trip