Alet les Bains Abbey, Alet les Bains

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The Abbaye Sainte-Marie d'Alet is situated between the Aude river and the Pyrenees mountains in the heart of Cathar country. It is considered by some to be the most beautiful ruin in France.

Go Historic ID
319190
Short URL
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Names
Alet les Bains Abbey
Address

Alet les Bains, France
Coordinates
42.995900° N, 2.255191° E
Date Published
October 8, 2013
Last Updated
April 11, 2015

Resources

  1. Abbaye d'Alet-les-Bains Architecture Religieuse en Occident .
    “Il ne reste de l'abbaye que de splendides vestiges romans, dont les couleurs variées (ocre, violet, gris clair...) sont embrasées par le soleil.”