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Fortified Villages - Sightseeing
Bastides in the Gers, France

The Gers in South-West France is known for its historic fortified villages, or 'Bastides' as they are called here. Here you will find some of the most beautiful bastides in the Gers (Gascony), some of which are situated nearby Camping La Brouquere making them excellent tourist sightseeing destinations.

Fources: a beautiful example of bastides in the Gers (Gascon), France...The oldest bastide in the Gers is the fortified village of Montréal-du-Gers build in 1255. In the 13th century many more bastides were build in the Gers, each with its own atmosphere and presence. These magnificent examples of ancient construction are certainly worth visiting!

The map below shows a selection of these bastides in the Gers (Gascony) in France. Click on a link to learn more about that tourist sightseeing destination...

Bastides in the Gers: Google Map

Camping holiday in France - Visit the bastides in the Gers
(alfabetically)
32410 Beaucaire   
32150 Cazaubon   
32500 Fleurance   
 Single remaining circular Bastide in France.  The architecture of this 14th century Bastide in the Gers is still very well preserved. This fortified village is almost perfectly circular and is located just some 15km north of Camping La Brouquere. Although very small, this tourist sightseeing destination is highly recommended, especially when there is a local market.
Highlight: Bastide founded in 1289.
The architecture of this 14th century Bastide in the Gers is still very well preserved. This fortified village is almost perfectly circular and is located just some 15km north of Camping La Brouquere. Although very small, this tourist sightseeing destination is highly recommended, especially when there is a local market.
Highlight: Bastide founded in 1289.
32360 Jegun   
32190 Lannepax   
32230 Marciac   
32300 Mirande   
32250 Montréal-du-Gers Oldest Bastide in the Gers founded in 1255.  This is one of the oldest Bastides (fortified villages) in the Gers. In the summer season some fantastic medieval evening spectacles are being held. Just outside the village (in Séviac) you can learn about ancient Roman excavations (4th century) with beautiful mosaic tiles.
Highlight: Bastide founded in 1255.
This is one of the oldest Bastides (fortified villages) in the Gers. In the summer season some fantastic medieval evening spectacles are being held. Just outside the village (in Séviac) you can learn about ancient Roman excavations (4th century) with beautiful mosaic tiles.
Highlight: Bastide founded in 1255.
32190 Mourède   
32160 Plaisance   
 Market on Wednesday morning.  
Highlight: Visit the abbey ’Abbaye de Flaran’.
Website: www.valence-sur-baise.com

Highlight: Visit the abbey ’Abbaye de Flaran’.
Website: www.valence-sur-baise.com

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