Rock of Solutré
Beautiful views over the world famous wineyards of Burgundy. A fascinating museum and not to mention the exciting trek to the top of the mount. An abundance of wildlife and flora to be seen. Brilliant spot for photography.
Known as President Mitterand's favorite site, The Rock of Solutre houses rests of the Paleolitikum and its half buried departmental Museum of Prehistory showing 25,000 years of the past. Find out about the mystery of bones of horses found at the foot of this strange mountain.
Above the village of Solutre-Pouilly and dominating the countryside around is a large limestone cliff - the Rock of Solutre. This rock is now one of the 'Grand Sites de France' both as a geographical phenomenon but also as a prehistoric site as evidence has been found here of the Solutrean…
Idéal pour une promenade : gravir la Roche de Solutré ! Site préhistorique avec un musée au pied de la roche. Perfect sport for hiking : climb the Rock of Solutré ! You can also visit the prehistorical museum at the foot of the hill
Great for children too, this prehistoric place is really great to learn more about our "homo sapiens" ancestors !