Château de Coupiac

Coupiac, France

Dating from the 15th century, Château de Coupiac is formed by two T-shaped wings, built directly on the bare rock, flanked by three powerful round towers. These remaining towers show architectural differences, evidence of building over an extended period. Built in the flamboyant Gothic architecture, the castle impresses both in area and height, by the number of its machicolations, its latrines and its murder holes. It includes beautiful windows and the towers and large windows on the second floor.

The Château de Coupiac is one of a group of 23 castles in Aveyron which have joined together to provide a tourist itinerary as La Route des Seigneurs du Rouergue. The castle is open to visitors from Easter to November.

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Founded: 15th century
Category: Castles and fortifications in France

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Angel B (2 years ago)
It was closed so couldn't get in
Sylvain Tourrière (2 years ago)
Superbe soirée dans le château animée par une troupe amateur. Repas local sur la place avec d'excellents produits locaux. Cette région est magnifique et respire la plénitude.
isabelle thibaud (3 years ago)
Très joli château. Spectacle d été à ne rater sous aucun prétexte! Attention, sur réservation uniquement.
Daiva Vazgyte (3 years ago)
Beautiful . Stunning place
FRANCOISE Grimaud (4 years ago)
OK
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