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Millau Viaduct

Millau, France
+33 5 65 60 02 42
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A walk to the Viaduc de Millau

Millau is famous for the iconic bridge designed by the British architect Lord Norman Foster. You... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Michael A
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Incredible addition to the landscape

Wonderfully elegant creation by British architect Sir Norman Foster, sweeping across the French... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
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Millau, France
+33 5 65 60 02 42
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Millau is famous for the iconic bridge designed by the British architect Lord Norman Foster. You can walk to it, under it, fly over it, go in a boat under it; drive to it, under it, over it and have a meal in the cafe/...More

Thank Michael A
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Wonderfully elegant creation by British architect Sir Norman Foster, sweeping across the French countryside. Venture up into the adjoining mountains above Creissel, take care on the road, just about single track in places with no edge protection but the view from the view point is...More

2  Thank Coralcaybelize
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

This is a marvellous piece of modern engineering. We stopped off at a viewing area down in the valley and took in the view. Lovely area. The bridge looks very impressive from underneath where you get to see the enormity of this magnificent bridge. The...More

1  Thank PJT91065
Reviewed 25 October 2017

First we drove across it then we got off the freeway, drove through the town of Millau, up to a lookout then under the bridge and stopped at another lookout on the other side. This bridge is very impressive from any angle. Standing right under...More

2  Thank wanderlust_3351
Reviewed 23 October 2017

The viaduct is indicative of the modernity of the transport networks in this part of France, and provides a stunning modern backdrop as you approach Millau having seen the wonders of the Tarn Gorge.

1  Thank SolihullRichard
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Seeing the millau bridge was one of the main reasons for our trip around France. My partner is a keen motorcyclist and wanted to go over the bridge. It was worth the trip. Seeing the bridge appear from a distance and it gradually getting bigger...More

Thank almaster63
Reviewed 17 October 2017

The last time I said that, it was about the young Brigitte Bardot. We went miles off our route in order to make this a lunch stop. Between mouthfuls at the convenient rest area, I tried to capture the hypnotic lines of this modern wonder...More

2  Thank beachbuddy10
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Impressive. Well designed. We enjoyed traveling on the bridge and having a coffee break at the end. What can I say a real treat

Thank blue_or
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped off at the rest area and climbed the hill to get a good view of this impressive engineering feat. Also stopped at the visitor centre down below on our way back up. Impressive.

Thank Dave J
Reviewed 3 October 2017

I didn't realise the viaduct was on our route south but when I spotted it I knew immediately what it was. It's a fantastic feat of engineering and as we were lucky crossing on a fine day the views were certainly spectacular. I noticed an...More

Thank nnmercman
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Lynda S
10 September 2017|
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Response from markilee | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is, we saw people on it at the time. Would be well worth it.
Tim W
12 August 2017|
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Response from markilee | Reviewed this property |
I don't know, we didn't see any helicopters around at all. I would be surprised if there was.
15 December 2016|
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Response from mrs7777 | Reviewed this property |
Barcelona to Millau by car (or minivan) is a 4 hour trip one way. Unless your group is totally into great engineering feats only I wonder if you would not like to extend your trip to include the (reconstructed) middle age... More