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Monclus

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Montclus
Between Ceze and Ardeche rivers In the Cotes du Rhone Cevennes foothills Across the bridge from Avignon Near the Pont du Gard Around Uzes Tave river valley
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 village or monument :: Narrows of Lussan La Roque sur Ceze Saint Privat de Champclos Le Garn Montclus Saint Andre de Roquepertuis Goudargues Barjac Mejannes le Clap Cornillon Issirac
 
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Monclus
Monclus
Population :: 139
Market :: summer, beginning in June
Village   
festival ::
August 4 and 5, 2001
Town hall :: 04 66 82 25 73
   
 
The superb village of Montclus, located at a bend in the Cèze River, is a listed site. Beautiful country homes and narrow alleyways give this village an extraordinary character. It is the setting for the Medieval Festival.
 
shops Montclus' location gives you access to many open-air activities.
All shops, as well as a large number of rental accommodations, hotel-restaurants, and campgrounds.
Starting in June, there is a market every Tuesday morning.
heritage The only remains of the past are the ruins of a former Benedictine grotto monastery and the square tower of the castle.
history The medieval village already existed before the 13th century. In 1263, the abbey of Mons Serratus was founded.
 
In 1275, the castle was built, but only its square keep remains.
 
Later, the Pont du Moulin bridge was built over the Cèze.