The city from below

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  • Crypte Saint-Avit
  • Crypte Saint-Aignan
  • Crypte Saint-Aignan
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Orleans’ underground treasures are ready to reveal all their secrets to you! Visit the crypts of St. Aignan and St. Avit, two Romanesque-style vaults built in the 11th century, and learn about their history.

June: Friday 5, Sundays 14 and 28.
Meeting point: 3.30 pm outside Orleans Tourist Information Office.

Price: €7.50.

Length of visit: approx. 1½ hours.

Visit limited to 9 people. A minimum number of 6 people is required for this tour to go ahead. The visit to Porte Bannier is dependent on official events on Place du Martroi.

The CityPass will be checked before the guided tour. 'Free CityPass' fare is valid only on the CityPass day of use.

Health information:
Please note that each person is required to wear an approved mask throughout the guided visit.
Physical distancing is highly recommended.


Visit: in French only.