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Trôo

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Loir-et-Cher

Trôo - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Loir-et-Cher
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Troglodyte village, Trôo is a picturesque town dominating the peaceful and green Loir valley. Not to be missed: the delightful troglodyte houses dug into the cliff. After a walk in the charming narrow streets of the village, you must stop off at the "speaking well" and the collegiate church. To enjoy a beautiful view of the Loir valley, the viewpoint indicator on top of the hill is the place to go with its wonderful panoramic view of the surroundings.

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Trôo

Trôo is one of the most picturesque and unusual villages in France. Its site and layout are very special: terraces, caves, troglodytic dwellings and stairs that connect the streets or rather the paths between them.

The history of Trôo dates back to the eleventh century. The most common interpretation is hole, allusion to the caves that dig the hill. Trôo would be the English spelling (Trôo was occupied by the English of the time of the Plantagenets) or ancient Angevin. Numerous vestiges prove its antiquity and its rich history, the troglodytic dwellings give an idea of ​​the ancient habitat and the underground network of cellars and galleries reminds us that the turbulent times of the history have led the people to take refuge there And to dig farther and farther.

Things to see and do

Events and festivities

The festival of music Trôo (the Saturday before June 21) draws a crowd of more and more numerous each year, in fact, forty bands of all kinds animate the village on all sides.

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Habitation Cave
Habitation Cave
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Overview of Trôo
Overview of Trôo
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Cave Dwelling
Cave Dwelling
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Wine Cellar
Wine Cellar
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Cave Yuccas
Cave Yuccas
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Collegiate
Collegiate
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Well speaking
Well speaking
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Memorial Antoine Bourdelle
Memorial Antoine Bourdelle
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