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Saint Tropez Travel Guide

Monuments of Saint Tropez

The Citadel

Near the harbor district you´ll find the Citadel, built somewhere between 1590 and 1607. It is a beautiful and old fortification with a modern relief of a ship´s cannon. The Musée de la Marine et de l'Histoire Locale is located within the fortress. Many tourists come to observe this beauty and get a nice view of the Gulf.

The Three towers

Older than the citadel, three defensive towers of magnificent height can be seen in Saint-Tropez, built as defensive towers they offer an amazing coastal view. They are called Portalet, Jarlier, and Guillaume towers, this towers are, indeed, a must for every tourist who is looking for the architectonical and historical meaning of the city.

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