Fort Carre

4.3 Currently Open [Closes at 06:00 pm]
  • Address: Usee du Fort Carre, Avenue du 11 novembre, 06600 Antibes, France
  • Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +33-492905213
  • Ticket Price: 3 EUR
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Historical Site, Family And Kids, Fort

Fort Carre was built in the second half of the 15th century on the orders of King Henry 2. The fort is witness to the history of the most fought over region of Antibes. If you choose to take a walk down the history lane of the city of Antibes and glance through the work of Marquis de Vauban, Fort Caree is a much recommended Attraction.

Fort Carre Travel Tips

  • Other contact number is +33 614891745.
  • Entry for tour guide is free.
  • Discounts are available for a group of 15 and more persons.

Entrance Ticket Details For Fort Carre

  • Adult: €3; Student: € 1.5

How to Reach Fort Carre

  • Bus Ligne 2 bus stop Fontaine
  • Train: Antibes Train Station

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  • Fort Carre Address: Usee du Fort Carre, Avenue du 11 novembre, 06600 Antibes, France
  • Fort Carre Contact Number: +33-492905213
  • Fort Carre Timing: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Fort Carre Price: 3 EUR
  • Best time to visit Fort Carre(preferred time): 11:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Fort Carre: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 71.01% of people who visit Antibes include Fort Carre in their plan

  • 40% of people start their Fort Carre visit around 11 AM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Fort Carre

Wednesday, Thursday and Friday

80% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Fort Carre

People normally club together Musee Picasso and Le Nomade while planning their visit to Fort Carre.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

Fort Carre Reviews & Ratings

  • This ancient fort is star shaped. Le Fort Carré is a nice visit. From the top you will have also a nice view over the bay of Antibes and panoramic views direction Nice and the mountains

  • A gentle gradient climb to the Fort. There are Nice friendly tour guides in a couple of languages . Quite informative nice interactive tour around the Fort. With good views of the Port Vauban and Antbes at the top. Recommended if visiting Cote d azur

  • Should invest in training better their guides. Despite so it is a nice place for pictures, and cheap to visit. Seems well maintained.

  • Excellent spot for a great view of the bay and the town of Antibes. The fort is surrounded by a great park full of local flaura and fauna and is definitely worth a visit on a less warm day in the area.

  • Great place to visit. €3 per adult gets you entrance and a very interesting guided tour of the place, which takes about 30 minutes. You may need to wait a little while for the next tour to start and whilst there are a few locations you can look around whilst waiting, do be prepared to wait once you've exhausted those. Note that you *have* to take a tour to go around the vast majority of the fort: you can't just wander round unaccompanied. Guided tour was delivered in both French and English (after the guide checked who spoke what) and was excellent. The fort itself has a lot of interesting history, and the views from the top, of Antibes, Nice, and - on a clear day - Italy, are well worth the trek up the hill. Be sure to take water if it's a hot day: you may be there an hour, and it's exposed.

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