Sentier de découverte : De la font aux pigeons au puits de barbe

Historic site and monument
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Presentation

Huge panorama over the Etang de Berre.
Discover the traces of the old village of Châteauneuf-les-Martigues: "la font aux pigeons", the fig tree cave, the stairs cut in the rock and "le puits de Barbe".
From the parking lot of the old castle, a few meters from the "Musée des Amis de Castrum Vetus", also worth visiting.
This path allowed the inhabitants to reach the hill. Carved out of the rock, traces of its construction are still visible along its entire length. This path was that of the herds of sheep to reach "the puit de Barbe".
Prehistory: Castelnovian Mesolithic period with rock shelter, known as the Great shelter for pigeons).
Geology: Cave of the Fig tree.
Agricultural and pastoral life.
Mediterranean flora of the Nerthe chain in which the path is traced.
Opening period (s)All year round, daily.
Services, Tours, Activities and entertainment
  • Historical patrimony :
    • Historic patrimony
    • Roman way
Contact
Sentier de découverte : De la font aux pigeons au puits de barbe
Parking Vieux Château
13220
Châteauneuf-les-Martigues

Tarifs

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Sentier de découverte : De la font aux pigeons au puits de barbe
Parking Vieux Château
13220
Châteauneuf-les-Martigues
GPS coordinates
Latitude : 43.37998
Longitude : 5.163933