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There's more to Le Mans than the 24 hour race!

A really interesting historic city that has applied for Unesco status. Narrow cobbled streets with... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
James P
Great place to wonder around.

A beautiful place to walk around and feel the history of Le Mans. Lots of places to eat and drink... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2018
NickKhobar
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A really interesting historic city that has applied for Unesco status. Narrow cobbled streets with many medieval buildings some built on the original Roman walls. We visited on Monday evening and again on Tuesday - Monday is very quiet and a very limited choice of...More

Thank James P
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

A beautiful place to walk around and feel the history of Le Mans. Lots of places to eat and drink in the area too.

Thank NickKhobar
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

We booked to stay in Le Mans as a stopover on the way to South West France and Spain so hadn’t really expected to see anything. A late change of plans meant we got there earlier than envisaged so we thought we would take the...More

5  Thank Stephen F
Reviewed 18 June 2018

There are so many beautiful buildings along the winding streets. I kept taking more and more photos. It felt like we were talking in a movie set. Beautiful. We had a great lunch in the area, too.

Thank Moostro
Reviewed 2 April 2018

There are boards explaining in English and German as well as French what you are looking at and some history as you walk around and through the town. Fascinating to see the walls and how Napoleon decided to change it! The walls are impressive! It's...More

1  Thank DREGS
Reviewed 10 March 2018

The old city is really beautiful. Lots of narrow streets to wander round. A lot of the streets are cobbled so wear comfortable shoes

1  Thank Sam3314
Reviewed 12 January 2018

We spent one night in Le Mans and could have easily stayed longer! Walking around the perfectly preserved and much loved old town was indeed a trip through time and history. On top of that we were there for a Flower Festival and everything was...More

1  Thank ElisabethOnMaui
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Some very interesting old building lie between the narrow alleyways and cobbled streets. There a few shops and restaurants mingled in amongst the houses. Well worth seeing if you are in the city,

1  Thank Ray N
Reviewed 6 October 2017

W arrived in Le Mans a slightly forgotten town for the UK Tourists with the exception of the Petrol heads for a spot of lunch and a stretch of the legs. It was well worth it on both counts the old Medieval town is full...More

1  Thank mintmoocher
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Cobbled streets full of history and friendly restaurant/cafes. Good maps provided by the tourist offices. Tams wasy to use to get there.

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We parked at the end of the tramline and got the tram into the city. Parking and return by tram was cheap enough. Can't remember how much though.
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