Journeys and Excursions 0033 (0)
Duration: 1h30
Location: Carcassonne medieval town

When can I come?
Available throughout the year  (subject to availability with a minimum of two participants, please contact us for availability).

This walking tour will give you a good overview of the walled town history and you will learn more about the Cathars.

Group can be from 1 to 35 people, more people on demand.

What level of physical activity should travelers expect? Easy , most travellers can participate, although it is a walking shoes in a medieval town and good walking shoes are highly recommended.



Day tour from 9am to 6.30pm




Visit the Cité de Carcassonne Unesco World Heritage listed walled city. A medieval fortress settlement with a history that exceeds two and a half thousand years with picturesque fortifications, over 3 km of walls with 52 towers. Although Carcassonne established its roots in the Neolithic period, it only became relevant as a region when the Romans fortified its hilltop, which would later turn into Cité de Carcassonne. 

La Cité is a stunning and unique place to visit. Strolling through the medieval village with its tiny and twisted alleys The medieval charm and detail of this ancient city transports you back in time and impresses you at every corner.

Learn more about this fortress and its history including the Period of the crusade against the Cathars…




This tour includes :

-English speaking private guide 

-1h30 guided visit of the old city.

This tour does not include :

Meals, drinks
Personal insurance and expenses

-Entrance fees to the Château Comtal

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